Sr Maintenance Technician
Full-Time Sr Maintenance Technician at Avient
Available Openings: 2
Industry: Manufacturing
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: $35.00-$40.00/hour
Education Preferred: Yes
Education Level: Certification
E-Verify: Yes
Criminal Background: Case-by-Case Review

Position is responsible for completing maintenance assignments to build, repair and/or maintain all equipment in good operating condition as quickly and accurately as possible; while keeping associated costs to a minimum and meet plant goals


Completes projects with minimal guidance showing a proactive attitude to design and installations. Troubleshoots mechanical devices in operation. Dismantles and examines devices to gain access to and remove defective parts. Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments, repairs or replaces defective parts. Troubleshoots and repairs input/output devices using PLC systems. Troubleshoots, completes, designs, upgrades and installs electrical equipment, circuits and systems. Troubleshoots, repairs/replace electrical components at the component level. Sets up and operates shop machinery such as lathe, drill press, grinders, band saws, cutting torch, welder. etc. Uses hand tools and pneumatic tools to modify or repair parts and equipment. Installs new or repairs/modify hydraulic and pneumatic equipment as needed. Improves reliability and uptime of all equipment. Takes a proactive approach to equipment issues with a preventive maintenance mentality. Operates the cooling water and waste water system in compliance with EPA regulations. Operates forklift and hydraulic working platform as needed. Researches supplies, parts and machines needed to complete work orders. Assists in organizing and maintaining an accurate inventory of parts. Performs and documents work orders and preventative maintenance tasks as assigned. Documents work completed. Contributes to upkeep and updating of required paperwork such as records, maintenance logs, documents, manuals, drawings, PM logs, etc. Supports the vision, mission and guiding principles of the company. Follows applicable ISO, Safety, Health and Environmental rules and guidelines while performing any procedure. Maintains departmental housekeeping standards. As needed, covers for Maintenance Supervisor when Supervisor is not present. Other duties as assigned.


Technical School Degree or Equiv Experience Associates Degree or Equiv Experience Manufacturing /Maintenance - Electrical Certification or License Manufacturing - Carpentry 5 Years Manufacturing - Electrical 5 Years Manufacturing - Welding/Brazing 5 Years Manufacturing - Refrigeration 5 Years Manufacturing - Forklift 5 Years Manufacturing - Machine 5 Years Manufacturing - Plumbing 5 Years Manufacturing - Construction 5 Years Manufacturing - Hydraulics 5 Years Manufacturing - PLC Troubleshooting and Repair 5 Years Manufacturing - Industrial Operations 5 Years Cross Functional - Process Improvement 5 Years Manufacturing - Mechanical 5 Years Manufacturing - Pneumatics 5 Years


Contact: Kathy Gerry
Phone 507-703-4277
Phone 2 507-858-0318
9101 International Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55428
Transit: No Transit