Machine Repair Job Description

Machine Repair Job Description

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Machine repair provides troubleshooting, repair, and preventative maintenance of Passenger Boarding Bridges and related controls equipment, components, and systems.

Machine Repair Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective machine repair job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included machine repair job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Troubleshoot mechanical, electrical/electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment components
Install, repair, rebuild, and maintain production machinery and mechanical equipment
Layout projects to ensure completion in a timely fashion
Supervises and evaluates mechanics, apprentices and support personnel assigned to the machine repair shop
Maintenance and repairs on manufacturing equipment and supporting all aspects of DePuy Synthes production maintenance activities
Support manufacturing related utilities
Maintain and repair CNC Mills, Lathes, Grinders, EDM's and Robotics with limited direction
Prioritize work orders and emergency repairs based on equipment criticality
Support manufacturing recycling initiatives/recycle room activities
In addition, this individual will be responsible for compliance with all company regulations, policies and procedures

Machine Repair Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Machine Repair

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: FAA, OSHA

Education for Machine Repair

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the machine repair job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and High School Degree in Associates, Technical, Technology, Industrial, Electronics, Welding, Trades, Manufacturing, Military, Electrical Technology

Skills for Machine Repair

Desired skills for machine repair include:

Plant equipment and systems
Pneumatics
Mechanical
Mechanics
Fluid power
Word processing and spreadsheet
Shop mathematics
Algebra and physics
Mathematics
Layout

Desired experience for machine repair includes:

Must understand how to use a variety of measurement devices (rules, feeler gauges, calipers)
The ability to lift up to 25 pounds and to stand and sit for extended periods of time
Associate's Degree in Electronics (or equivalent educational background, , military technical schools) required
Proficient welding skills
A minimum of a High School diploma, G.E.D
Working knowledge of machine guarding, control of hazardous energy, and electrical safety

Machine Repair Examples

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Machine Repair Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a machine repair. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for machine repair
  • Must be able to troubleshoot mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical problems and make the proper corresponding repairs
  • Performs mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines
  • Accountable for coordinating and performing all maintenance area equipment drawing updates, changes, and revisions
  • Monitors contractor performance and works closely with outside vendors and contractors to ensure work is completed according to specifications
  • Diagnoses, repairs and tests malfunctioning equipment and machinery
  • Electrically troubleshoot, repair and maintain all types of industrial machinery, equipment and systems
  • May be required to train fellow tradesmen
  • Perform assigned inventory control uties as directed
  • Plans department work schedules and directs assignment of personnel and equipment
  • Reviews bottle quality and mold equipment operating data
Qualifications for machine repair
  • Must be familiar working with Fanuc and Mitsubishi Control operated machinery
  • Must pass the skilled trades assessment test for this position
  • Ability to use various measuring devices (torque wrench, micrometers, Vernier calipers, dial indicators )
  • Must be able to use math to calculate dimensions and determine equipment set-ups
  • Associate degree in Electronics/Electrical Technology or equivalent work experience is preferred
  • Must have some knowledge of electrical/electronics troubleshooting
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Machine Repair Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a machine repair. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for machine repair
  • Support job changes improvement initiatives
  • Oversees Machine Repair apprentice program and may oversee plant wide apprentice
  • Under direction of supervisor, follow instructions and drawings to determine material requirements, plan sequence of operations, obtain required support services and tools and equipment to carry out assignments
  • Perform equipment installations, maintenance and repair work and carry out preventive maintenance and service as required
  • Provide assistance to others on projects that involve the care, use and maintenance of tools and equipment while maintaining safe working practices
  • Repair and maintenance of all oxygen/propane, oxygen/acetylene burning, preheat, and related equipment
  • Repair and maintenance of all mold in place equipment
  • Repair and maintenance of magna drills, boring bars and related equipment
  • Repair and maintenance of hydraulic jacks, pumps, and associated equipment
  • Repair and maintenance of orbital welding equipment , AMI/Laburdi
Qualifications for machine repair
  • Ability to clearly direct, lead work tasks, and delegate assignments to peers
  • Requires high school degree or equivalent plus minimum five years industrial maintenance experience
  • One year experience in equipment and maintenance operations
  • Ability to work 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts including weekends and holidays
  • Windows PC skills
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret blue prints and schematics
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Machine Repair Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a machine repair. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for machine repair
  • Selects the required material and parts
  • Fits bearings, repairs, including the removal and replacement, of clutches, cylinders, pumps, pulse air jets, motors, bearings, guide blocks and pins
  • Understands the function and operation of tool room machines
  • Responsible for following good safety and housekeeping practices in assigned work areas and throughout the plant
  • Must be able to work independently or in team environment
  • Analyzes operations and makes recommendations relative to changes in organization, personnel, equipment, department policies and procedures
  • Hires and disciplines employees, supervises training and development of personnel, participates in grievances at the appropriate level and ensures appropriate personnel policies and programs are properly applied
  • Conducts periodic inspections of forming equipment including feeder mechanisms, bottle machines and various types of bottle handling equipment and takes appropriate action
  • Responsible for plant machines parts inventory to ensure sufficient parts and mold equipment to maintain production while minimizing inventory costs
  • Ensures correct use of safety equipment and that company safety policies are followed
Qualifications for machine repair
  • Must have some level of capability and knowledge of wiring diagrams, engineering drawings, solid state devices, codes and the operation of electronic test equipment
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume are required
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in trouble shooting situations where only limited information exists
  • High School Diploma, 1-year certificate from college or technical school
  • 3-5 year experience with knowledge of Hydraulics & Pneumatic and Machine Repair a must
  • 2 years apprenticeship or equivalent on the job experience
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Machine Repair Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a machine repair. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for machine repair
  • Oversees machine repair and provides training to Mfg
  • Responsible for maintaining equipment critical to the operation of the factory
  • Able to recognize failure prior to failing allowing repairs to be scheduled versus being unscheduled thus reducing unneeded down time
  • Schedules / recommends down time to repair / replace components do to scheduled preventive maintenance plan
  • Looked at as an expert in the IS machine field and called by other machine repair supervisors for guidance
  • Directs and supervises the repair of glass forming machines and associated equipment
  • Responds to emergencies, unscheduled breakdowns and critical production problems preventing the factory from achieving acceptable production numbers
  • Experienced Machine Rebuild / Maintenance person
  • Must be able to troubleshoot problems, dismantle and assemble machine complete
  • Machines at this location include CNC Lathes, Grinders, Hobbers, Gear Grinders, Mills, & Heat Treat Furnaces
Qualifications for machine repair
  • Must be familiar with, and understand the Universal Plumbing Code (UPC)
  • Must be familiar with Facility electrical 480 VAC 3 phase, 220 VAC 3 phase, 22oVAC and 120VAC single phase
  • Must be able to inspect and diagnose problems to determine corrective repairs
  • Must hold a Journeyman Card within Machine Repair or Maintenance Mechanic Trade
  • Job requires computer or other technical knowledge to be successful
  • High School Diploma or GED required other trainings
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Machine Repair Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of machine repair. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for machine repair
  • Must be able to work in a lead laden environment
  • Must be self-motivated and work well alone
  • Always leave work areas in a workman like manner (neat & clean)
  • Work safely at all times and be certain that others working with you are working safely also
  • Complete all work orders in a timely manner and include all pertinent notes, part numbers
  • Follow all company policies and regulations
  • Work with all other maintenance disciplines as needed
  • May be required to work off shift or overtime as emergencies require
  • Must be able to work with steel plates - disassemble & reassemble steel ranges
  • Must be able to work handy with sheet metal - repairs & forming
Qualifications for machine repair
  • Must be able to interpret an electrical schematic & identify parts of an electrical system and be proficient in the use of a volt-ohm-meter
  • Associate degree in Electronics/Electrical Technology is preferred
  • Must be able to work well with all levels of personnel whether individually or in a team environment
  • Candidates will be trained in range cleaning and fork truck operation
  • Performs routine and emergency maintenance on all machines and equipment
  • Diagnoses source of problem or potential problem, and maintains or repairs machines or equipment as needed

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