Maintenance Technician - Atlas Bham
Company: Zekelman Industries
Posted on: September 15, 2023
Do you want to work for a stable, growing organization that
reaches back more than 130 years? Our steel tube and pipe products
have helped build landmarks and buildings in North America; Come
build your career at Zekelman Industries!
Atlas Tube, a division of Zekelman Industries, Inc., seeks a
Maintenance Technician for our plant located Birmingham Al.
Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, this role is responsible
for the safe repair and rebuild of tube mill production equipment
to maximize quality, up time, rate and yield. This role requires
high aptitude in regards electrical ability, troubleshooting and
problem-solving skills in regard to equipment operation, process
conditions in order to diagnose and resolve electrical/mechanical
issues. This person will also complete preventive maintenance on
gear reducers, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and
+ Ensuring equipment is maintained electrically following all of
the defined safety procedures and that everyone working on the
equipment is following these procedures, including LOTO.
+ Ensuring that all guards and safety equipment are in place and
operational before turning the equipment over to the operator.
+ Checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed
equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders;
+ Monitoring, inspecting and completing reports on equipment using
manual and computerized maintenance management systems.
+ Reading and interpreting information and specifications from
blueprints, manuals, and schematic drawings in order to repair
equipment, machinery, physical structures and systems.
+ Initiating troubleshooting techniques to solve quality, process
and electrical problems. Must be able to properly identify problem
areas with consistency and reliability, if unsuccessful in making
repairs, must notify supervisor for assistance.
+ Performing all required electrical/mechanical tasks associated
with breakdown maintenance, preventive maintenance and changeovers
on production equipment.
+ Reporting any safety, quality, operational or output issues that
you cannot correct to your supervisor.
+ Identifying sources of problems by observing mechanical devices
in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and
+ Controlling downtime by informing production workers of routine
preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.
+ Fabricating repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation
+ Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with
procedures, rules, and regulations.
+ Ensure all work areas are inspection and audit ready after the
completion of each mechanical task.
+ Diagnose and repair various equipment such as production, testing
equipment, conveyors, press equipment hydraulic, electrical and
+ Fabrication, welding, torching
+ Rebuild tools, gearboxes, spindles
+ Operate powered industrial truck
+ Operate overhead cranes and portable cranes
+ Familiar with PLC functions and basic troubleshooting
+ Work with team members to correct quality problems as well as
continuous improvement projects
+ Complies with the OSHA Safety Standards: Hazard Communication;
Lockout; Permit Required Powered Industrial Trucks; P.P.E. and
+ Motivates and guides co-workers.
+ Repair Overhead Cranes
+ Repair Lift Trucks
+ Operate a Lift
+ Regular full-time predictable onsite attendance per the posted
schedule is an essential function of this role
+ Other duties as assigned by Supervisor
+ Lead and promote health and safety work practices as required by
regulatory agencies and company policy
+ High school diploma or equivalent, plus a minimum of 5 years of
experience in a heavy manufacturing environment.
+ Apprenticeship/journeyman training completion/status, military
training relating to mechanical/electrical repairs or journeyman
card; possess basic mechanic tools.
+ Ability to communicate in English, use/maintain precession
measuring equipment and testing devices, hand and power tools,
basic math calculations, must be proficient reading
drawings/schematics, and installation/maintenance of various
systems, machinery, etc.
+ Mechanical aptitude necessary for fulfillment of job
+ Must be able to interface with computers and be efficient at
+ Job related testing is required & must be able to successfully
pass an employment physical & drug screen.
+ Ability to properly use required hand tools, power tools, hoists
cranes, measuring devices and testing equipment.
+ Has working knowledge of plant electrical/mechanical systems and
+ Ability to provide feedback for writing new PM procedures along
with LOTO procedures for routine maintenance repairs.
QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate for the Maintenance Technician
opportunity will possess an Associates Degree and at least 2 years
of equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment. Completion
of military service is considered equivalent to a 2 year
+ Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
+ Must be able to walk or stand for extended periods of time to
+ Bend, Twist, Stoop, Sit, Kneel, Crawl, push and pull. Able to
reach in all directions.
+ Other physical requirements as needed for the job.
Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent
benefits, including low cost, high quality medical and dental
benefits.? In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance
program, a bonus plan, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match,
immediate vesting and much more.
We are Zekelman Industries.
We manufacture superior quality tubular and related products and
provide outstanding service for our valued customers.
We seek to continuously advance the skills and opportunities of our
employees, utilizing the latest technology and management tools
available to consistently increase profitability and the enterprise
value of Zekelman Industries and of our customers.
External Company URL: https://www.zekelman.com/
Street: 171 Cleage Dr
Keywords: Zekelman Industries, Birmingham , Maintenance Technician - Atlas Bham, Professions , Birmingham, Alabama
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