- Maintenance Technician -

HOURS NEEDED: Flexible hours on 1st shift

Job Description: The maintenance technician position is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems and processes to support the achievement of the site’s business goals and objectives.

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UPT is hiring a Full-Time Maintenance Technician

Essential Functions:

  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Perform simple machinist duties and responsibilities.
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
  • Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
  • Contribute your time and suggestions to the Safety Committee, as we work through safety compliance standards and OSHA regulations.
  • Other duties assigned by supervisor.
  • Also, when needed, you might be required to assist with parts receiving, cleaning/clean line operation, fixturing, de-fixturing, part inspection, delivering parts to customer sites, packing, shipping and other duties as assigned.
  • Previous maintenance technician experience required.
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.

Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.

UPT offers competitive wages, medical, dental, and vision coverage, as well as 401K plan (waiting period must be met prior to benefits enrollment). UPT also offers life and long term disability, plus many other voluntary benefits.

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Interested candidates:

Send resumes or applications to:

kbarbee@upt-usa.com

OR Apply in person:

Mon-Fr 9am-4pm,
142 Cara Court
Locust, NC 28097
office: 704-888-2470 ext. 16