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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Saputo NEWINGTON, CT

Company
Saputo
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
411
AJE Ref #
576181211
Location
NEWINGTON, CT
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Description:
The maintenance mechanic is responsible for the
efficient and economical operation and maintenance of
the waste water treatment plant and its equipment in
conjunction with participating in the maintenance of the
plant and equipment resulting in top production
efficiency and reduction of down time.
Requirements:
Strong understanding of the production equipment
associated with manufacturing operations including UHT,
HTST and Aseptic processors, fillers, case erectors and
other packaging line equipment.
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Knowledge of electrical schematics and abilities to
troubleshoot basic control circuit wiring. This
includes motor control circuits, variable frequency
drives, motor diagnosing and main / secondary branch
electrical circuits.
*
Ability to effectively use a VOM meter, amp probe,
megger, rtd and 4- 20 ma simulators.
*
Ability to interpret ladder logic and have basic plc
knowledge associated with microprocessor- controlled
equipment. This includes verifying proper operation
of input / output modules and components connected
to these devices.
*
Ability to navigate and comprehend HIM screens
associated with all filler machines and processing
equipment.
*
Knowledge and comprehension in the Purity,
Tetra-Pak, Osgood, Liqui-box filler operations, and
any future filler line, including:
*
Sequence of operation, cip and sterilization
cycles.
*
Knowledge of pneumatic logic and sequence of
operation of the Liqui-box filler.
*
Troubleshooting using the Chessell and Hengsler
recorders.
*
Troubleshooting and correcting production issues
associated with:
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Cup seal failures
*
Peroxide flows and high residuals
*
Cabinet pressures
*
Product pumps
*
Logic problems
*
U.V. faults
*
Capper unit (Tetra-Pak)
*
Gable top and bottom seal failures
(Tetra-Pak)
*
Ultrasonic welder (Tetra-Pak)
*
Must demonstrate knowledge of all production
coding equipment, including:
*
Proper set-up
*
Calibration procedures
*
Nozzle drive alignment procedures
*
Satellite break-off knowledge and comprehension
*
Menu screen navigation
*
System flushes and ink renewal procedures
*
Component identification
*
Comprehensive knowledge and use of technical
manual
*
Knowledge of the boiler, plant air and ammonia
refrigeration systems in order to maintain daily
operations. Demonstrate knowledge of the ice
builders, condensers, refrigeration compressors,
pumps and valves. Must be able to determine normal
operating conditions within the systems and proper
start-up and shut down procedures.
*
Must maintain a Hazmat certification.
*
Must be flexible in weekend / shift rotation
schedules.
*
Must possess skills in routine welding and
fabricating repairs.
*
Must be able to complete assigned pms, work orders
and other duties as assigned within a timely manner
with limited supervision.
*
Must be proficient in requisitioning / maintaining
parts inventories to ensure an uninterrupted flow of
parts through the department.
*
Knowledge of Waste Water Treatment Plants.
*
Oversee and operate the WWTP within set limits as
defined in the Industrial Wastewater Permit.
*
Maintain accurate records, logs, files and reports
on a timely basis
*
Ensure daily inspections are conducted of the plant
and plant equipment
*
Maintain equipment and utilize the Preventative
Maintenance Program
*
Oversee the sludge operation and third party hauler
*
Maintain and update as needed, operational and
troubleshooting guidelines; and Standard Operation
Procedures for the WWTP operation
*
Maintain a clean and safe work environment
*
Keep supervisor informed of any changes in operating
procedures, any unusual circumstances and any
actions planned to resolve problems
*
Be prepared to discuss plant operations with
visitors to the plant in a professional manner
*
Maintenance and cleaning of effluent, sampling
equipment
*
Maintenance and cleaning of influent and effluent
metering equipment
*
Maintenance and cleaning of all pipes and pumps
*
Maintenance and cleaning of Wastewater Treatment Lab
*
Completion of preventative maintenance work orders
*
Wastewater testing as needed (in-house)
*
Daily sampling per city industrial permit
*
Recording of daily readings and plant activities as
needed
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
*
Basic Computer Skills.
*
Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices.
*
Knowledge of safety programs and procedures.
*
Knowledge of Hazmat and Waste Water Treatment Plant
procedures.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the
knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or Experience:
*
High School Diploma or equivalent; and three to five
years related experience, and/or equivalent
combination of education and experience; prefer
completion of trade school or apprenticeship
program.
LANGUAGE SKILLS
*
Ability to read and write, and interpret documents
such as safety rules, operating and maintenance
instructions, and procedure manuals.
*
Ability to read, comprehend and follow instructions.
Ability to effectively present information in
one-on-one and small group situations to customers,
clients and other employees of the organization.
*
Ability to hear and perceive information at normal
spoken word levels.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:
*
Must be able to perform basic math skills.
REASONING ABILITY:
*
Ability to demonstrate superb decision-making
ability to determine best course of action in
troubleshooting and repairing equipment in a timely
and efficient manner.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to
perform the essential functions.
*
Work requires climbing, balancing, stooping,
kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing,
walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, and
repetitive motions.
*
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to
50 pounds
*
Specific vision abilities required by this job
include:
*
Distinguish colors accurately.
WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment characteristics described here
are representative of those an employee encounters
while performing the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions.
*
The worker is subject to inside and outside
environmental conditions, extreme cold, noise,
vibration, hazards, atmospheric conditions, oils,
and wearing a respirator.
*
The noise level in the work environment is usually
loud.
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