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Job Information

GE Appliances, a Haier company Maintenance Technician in La Fayette, Georgia

Job Location

USA, La Fayette, GA

Job Title

Maintenance Technician

The Challenge

Support short term and long term production, quality, and safety for the entire plan by designing, specifying and installing new equipment, and monitoring equipment as systems for overall improved performance.

What you will Do

Perform major project and equipment installations Give inputs on new and relocated equipment installations Act as subject matter expert to sign off on OJT’s for the production support skills upgrade program. Assist operators, engineers and team leaders in determining root causes of equipment breakdowns Perform scheduled repairs and overhauls of plant equipment Support production by responding to equipment breakdowns Monitor system performance and develop action plans to improve identified issues such as reliability, quality and safety Sign off completed equipment system installations Support major equipment system refurbishment projects. Physical demands of the position include: Frequent handling and lifting of parts/equipment; frequent standing, walking, reaching at shoulder level, reaching at waist level, bending, pushing/pulling, grasping, pinching, fine motor dexterity, and neck flexion; occasional sitting, reaching overhead, reaching at knee and floor level, stooping, squatting, crouching, kneeling, crawling, climbing stairs/ladders, pivoting, twisting, neck extension/rotation, and shoulder circumduction. Handling, lifting, and carrying parts/equipment – minimum 87 lbs. and pushing/pulling 123 lbf. Ability to work with parts/equipment which may be hot, cold, and/or wet. Ability to work in loud/noisy environment.

What you need to Succeed

Make Safety a priority in all aspects of your job Follow safety procedures, proactively identify and correct safety issues Understand the operation and application of plant equipment Actively participate in maintenance teams Participate in process/yield improvement, up-time improvement and cost reduction teams Order parts and materials following plant procedures Comply with the Roper Corporation Quality Operating System Understand and follow spare parts and store room procedures Continually observe equipment and processes for abnormal conditions and work to make repairs as needed Update and enter information into the plant Computer Maintenance System as necessary Record reading and measurements as appropriate Work with and assist contractors on projects Perform specified preventative maintenance tasks as scheduled Maintain in-shop maintenance equipment. PLC trouble shooting and programming. Trouble shoot all electrical issues from 24 VDC to 480 VAC. Sound troubleshooting skills for a fast pace work environment.

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.