Maintenance Mechanic A

at Kuehne Chemical Compnay,Inc in Delaware CityDelaware City, Delaware, United States

Job Description

The Plant Maintenance Mechanics A are responsible for the maintenance of the facility.  The position requires that mechanics are available for emergencies and for scheduled overtime repairs.  This position reports to the Maintenance Supervisor.
Job Duties:

Mechanical repair of all facility operating equipment.
Mechanical repairs to building structures
Able to properly and safely use shop equipment such as a lathe, milling machine, drill press, band saw, pipe threader, ...
Welding and pipe fitting.
Able to safely operate a cutting torch, plasma cutter, or other burning/cutting equipment.
Insulation work.
Fiberglass repairs.
Operate and repair mobile equipment.
Concrete layout and installation.
Pump repair to include rebuilding, alignment and installation.
Preventative maintenance of equipment.
Completion of preventative maintenance and regular work orders, including entering completed data into the current program for maintenance repairs and preventative maintenance work orders.
Lubrication technique.
Read and understand equipment data sheets and drawings.
Blue print reading and ability to fabricate and make repairs from drawings.
Ability to layout, measure and design piping and fabrication layouts as needed.
Knowledge to be able to troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems.
Occasionally performs electrical repairs to equipment including motor wiring removal or installation.
Rarely required to troubleshoot and perform DCS repairs.
Occasionally performs instrumentation calibrations, replacements, or repairs.
Frequently works with other employees to work on projects, resolve problems and to repair plant equipment.
Rarely may be asked to make repairs at the Transportation shop or to transportation equipment.
Keeping the Maintenance Supervisor or Planner well informed of any materials/ supplies needed as used.
Occasionally performs other related work as directed by supervision or lead.

Standard List of Physical Requirements:
Frequently climbs stairs and ladders.
Frequently bends, stands, lifts up to 50lbs.
Must be able to work outdoors in different climate conditions.
Able to kneel, squat, crawl occasionally.
Must be able to walk on secure elevated process platforms more than 15-foot heights.
Must have the capability of using Fall Suppression Equipment
Able to operate powered industrial vehicle

All personnel is responsible for maintaining a clean, safe work environment and following company safety rules.  No job is complete until the area has been cleaned and all tools, equipment returned to their proper place and condition, permits have been signed, and locks removed.  Also responsible for keeping your desk and work area clean and supporting housekeeping and 5S projects in the maintenance shops and storage areas while occasionally supporting these projects in operations or office areas.

Management has attempted to include all requirements of the job in this job description; however, some items may have been overlooked and not described.  In the event that a specific task has not been described, the person working in this job description will perform the task assigned by management and a revision to this description will be made subsequent to the job performance.

Kuehne is an equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/Disabled/Veteran)

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Job Posting: 991492

Posted On: Jun 22, 2022

Updated On: Jul 22, 2022