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Priefert Manufacturing

Maintenance Repair Technician - Fort Worth, TX
Responsible for using hand and power tools to perform preventative maintenance to ensure smooth operation and minimize equipment down time.
  • Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly and to minimize equipment downtime.
  • Inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic problems by checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.
  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
  • Clean or lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, or other parts of machinery.
  • Repair or replace defective equipment parts, using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.
  • Use testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters and oscilloscopes in testing electrical systems on equipment.
  • Identify and maintain critical spares. Order and pick up parts.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Essential Abilities:
  • Need at least 3 years' experience with mechanical maintenance
  • Ability to work extended hours or be on call
  • Need general computer skills
  • Ability to multitask and work with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge and ability to troubleshoot PLC's and VFD's
  • Health/Dental/Life/STD-LTD/Accident
  • Vacation/Sick/Paid Holidays/401 (k)