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Maintenance Technician 1 10/10/2017

UniFirst RICHMOND, VA

Company
UniFirst
Location
RICHMOND, VA
AJE Ref #
579723101
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
15542

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Description:
Are you searching for a long-term career position with a
strong company offering a solid track record of success?
If you have the qualities necessary to become a UniFirst
team partner, and the technical skill-set to succeed,
then this is an opportunity for you to join our growing
Fortune 500 Company!
Job Responsibilities:
Summary - This role will repair, maintain, install, and
troubleshoot industrial equipment, systems, and
components, including but not limited to: large capacity
washers and dryers, pneumatic and steam systems,
conveyor systems, and boilers. They will execute
preventive/predictive maintenance, resolve safety
concerns, and perform indoor and outdoor facility and
equipment repair.
Job Details:
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Uses common tools including but not limited to: hand
and power tools such as hammers, hoists, saws,
drills, and wrenches, precision measuring
instruments, and electrical and electronic testing
devices.
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Ensures safe operation of machinery, mechanical,
electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems
equipment and components; following blueprints and
schematics, operations manuals, manufacturer's
instructions, and engineering specifications.
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Troubleshoots sources of equipment problems.
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May be required to perform boiler chemical testing;
records result in log books; and makes necessary
chemistry adjustments.
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May be required to perform daily and weekly safety
checks on boilers and makes necessary repairs.
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May be required to perform wastewater pre-treatment
system testing; record results in logbooks; and
makes necessary chemistry adjustments.
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Records and analyzes meter readings of utilities in
logs and takes corrective actions where appropriate.
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Performs daily and weekly location and systems
safety checks and follows up to address concerns.
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Inspects motors and belts, checks fluid levels,
replaces filters, and performs other maintenance
actions while following maintenance procedures.
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Performs various welding activities including MIG,
TIG, ARC, cutting, and brazing.
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Inspects, cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings,
gears, and other parts of location equipment per
work procedures or technical manual.
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Utilizes a Computerized Maintenance Management
System.
Requirements:
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High school diploma or GED required.Two-year
technical degree in an appropriate background
preferred.
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Equipment Maintenance Knowledge Minimum of 6
months work experience repairing industrial
processing equipment in a production environment
required.Applicable military experience will be
considered.
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Ability to read blueprints and schematics required.
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Ability to read and understand maintenance
literature printed in English required.
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Basic computer and Microsoft office skills required.
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Experience using Hand & Power tools required.
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Lockout/Tagout experience required.
About UniFirst:
UniFirst is one of North America s largest workwear and
textile service companies, providing managed uniform,
protective clothing, and custom corporate image apparel
programs to businesses in diverse industries. Our Core
Values of Customer Focus, Respect for Others, and
Commitment to Quality are what has made UniFirst
successful since 1936.
Join the team that puts customers and your future first
UniFirst.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package of over 50
items with the following benefits highlighted:
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401K with Company match
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Profit Sharing
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Health Insurance
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Life Insurance
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Supplemental Life Insurance
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Long Term Disability
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Employee Assistance Programs
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Vacation
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Sick Time
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Paid Holidays
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Direct Payroll Deposit
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Tuition Reimbursement
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30% Employee Discount on UniFirst products
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Employee Referral Program
UniFirst Corporation is an EEO / Affirmative Action
Employer M-F-Disability-Vet