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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Maintenance Technician
thyssenkrupp Crankshaft Co LLC,
Location Danville

Our Business Area Components Technology is passionate about everything that moves. It produces components for all application areas such as front and rear axles of all Porsche models or large-diameter anti-friction slewing rings for windmill-powered plants. 30.000 employees are responsible for the success of this Business Area.

thyssenkrupp integrated its Forging & Machining and Undercarriage businesses to start the new business unit Forged Technologies. With roughly 7,000 employees at 18 production sites in seven different countries, thyssenkrupp Forged Technologies has sales of over one billion euros and operates over 50 forging press lines and more than 150 machining and assembly lines in seven countries. The product portfolio includes undercarriage systems for heavy machinery as well as crankshafts, connecting rods, pistons, chassis products, transmission systems and rotor shafts for the automotive industry.

Your responsibilities

Summary

The Maintenance Tech reports to the Maintenance Team Leader and is responsible for the troubleshooting and repair of plant machinery as well as conducting preventative maintenance checks.

Major Areas of Responsibility

  • Machine maintenance
  • Daily maintenance checks
  • Preventative maintenance initiatives

Specific Responsibilities of the Job

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, update and repair malfunctioning plant equipment
  • Perform routine mechanical or machining maintenance activities on equipment
  • Perform daily checks of plant support systems including air compressors, fire suppression, and machine chillers; take readings, fill out corresponding checklists, and turn in weekly
  • Participate in preventative maintenance program based on OEMs (Original Equipment Manuals) for plant equipment, machinery, and related facilities
  • Maintain record of work orders, repairs done, and parts used

Standards of Performance

  • Effectively make repairs in a timely manner
  • Maintains accurate records
  • Minimizes malfunctions by taking preventative maintenance measures

Essential Functions

  • Proficient in English Language
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Walking in a manufacturing setting with multiple stairs and inclines

Qualifications

  • Education/Credentials/Certifications
    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Specialized training in mechanics trade or related field preferred
  • Length of Experience
    • 3-5 years of hands-on experience in maintenance in a manufacturing setting
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    • Excellent mechanical skills
    • Understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics, and electrical
    • Knowledge of fabrication
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to convert metric to standard and basic mathematical ability
    • Excellent reasoning and problem solving ability
    • Ability to follow step-by-step instructions
    • Ability to operate a variety of maintenance equipment in a safe and effective manner
    • Ability to adapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems

Your profile

About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Our Business Area Components Technology is passionate about everything that moves. It produces components for all application areas such as front and rear axles of all Porsche models or large-diameter anti-friction slewing rings for windmill-powered plants. 30.000 employees are responsible for the success of this Business Area.

thyssenkrupp integrated its Forging & Machining and Undercarriage businesses to start the new business unit Forged Technologies. With roughly 7,000 employees at 18 production sites in seven different countries, thyssenkrupp Forged Technologies has sales of over one billion euros and operates over 50 forging press lines and more than 150 machining and assembly lines in seven countries. The product portfolio includes undercarriage systems for heavy machinery as well as crankshafts, connecting rods, pistons, chassis products, transmission systems and rotor shafts for the automotive industry.

Your responsibilities

Summary

The Maintenance Tech reports to the Maintenance Team Leader and is responsible for the troubleshooting and repair of plant machinery as well as conducting preventative maintenance checks.

Major Areas of Responsibility

  • Machine maintenance
  • Daily maintenance checks
  • Preventative maintenance initiatives

Specific Responsibilities of the Job

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, update and repair malfunctioning plant equipment
  • Perform routine mechanical or machining maintenance activities on equipment
  • Perform daily checks of plant support systems including air compressors, fire suppression, and machine chillers; take readings, fill out corresponding checklists, and turn in weekly
  • Participate in preventative maintenance program based on OEMs (Original Equipment Manuals) for plant equipment, machinery, and related facilities
  • Maintain record of work orders, repairs done, and parts used

Standards of Performance

  • Effectively make repairs in a timely manner
  • Maintains accurate records
  • Minimizes malfunctions by taking preventative maintenance measures

Essential Functions

  • Proficient in English Language
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Walking in a manufacturing setting with multiple stairs and inclines

Qualifications

  • Education/Credentials/Certifications
    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Specialized training in mechanics trade or related field preferred
  • Length of Experience
    • 3-5 years of hands-on experience in maintenance in a manufacturing setting
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    • Excellent mechanical skills
    • Understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics, and electrical
    • Knowledge of fabrication
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to convert metric to standard and basic mathematical ability
    • Excellent reasoning and problem solving ability
    • Ability to follow step-by-step instructions
    • Ability to operate a variety of maintenance equipment in a safe and effective manner
    • Ability to adapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems
Your profile