Multicraft Maintenance Technician in Union, SC at Gestamp

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

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Job Description

This position of Multicraft Maintenance Technician is responsible for troubleshooting problems on production lines and taking corrective action in a timely manner. Using their combination of skills and education, the technician will: perform regular PM´s, monitor and initiate reordering of spare parts and other services in a cost effective manner, perform duties both independently and in a team environment, serve as the point of contact for other departments and personnel, provide documentation of completed tasks in the SAP work order system, keep their Supervisor informed regarding overall status of machinery and downtime, work closely together with all other departments to allow the plant to operate as efficiently as possible, and be responsible for company owned equipment and use it in a and proper and safe manner.

Job Requirements

  1. Understand and comply with all OSHA, safety and PPE requirements

  2. Understand and comply with all ISO and environmental requirements

  3. Troubleshoots problems on production lines and takes corrective action in a timely manner

  4. Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production, and performs scheduled maintenance and repairs of production equipment during machine service
  5. Serve as a technical expert for maintaining production equipment required to produce products with minimum downtime
  6. Ensure and make the proper adjustments of all relevant production process parameters such as, but not limited to, robot positioning, spot welding, roller hemming, adhesive application, and various press settings

  7. Being an active part of the continual improvement process programs

  8. Ensure personal training is up to date on all utilized technologies

  9. Perform preventive and predictive maintenance

  10. Ensure professional, orderly, and clean appearance of themselves and their work areas at all times

  11. Perform the job safely following all HSE guidelines Communicate clearly and frequently with production and quality departments on equipment issues and anticipated corrective actions including time estimates
  12. Use technical skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulics and PLC for troubleshooting and repair of production equipment
  13. Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service
  14. Perform other duties as assigned or instructed from Supervision


1.      Associate’s Degree (A.A) advanced technical training in electrical, mechanical, pneumatics, hydraulics, and PLC preferred. Moderate experience in a combination of mechanical, electrical and hydraulics fields also required

2.      10 years’ Maintenance experience in hydraulics, pneumatics, PLCs, electronics and/or mechanical fields in lieu of Associate’s Degree

3.      Successful completion of a formalized Apprenticeship Program or possess a related-field Journeyman’s card in lieu of Associate’s Degree


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