Limestone Control Equipment Technician Apprentice

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Date: Jun 19, 2024

Location: Gaffney, SC, US, 29341

Company: Milliken and Company

Milliken & Company is a global manufacturing leader whose focus on materials science delivers tomorrow’s breakthroughs today. From industry-leading molecules to sustainable innovations, Milliken creates products that enhance people’s lives and deliver solutions for its customers and communities. Drawing on thousands of patents and a portfolio with applications across the textile, flooring, chemical and healthcare businesses, the company harnesses a shared sense of integrity and excellence to positively impact the world for generations. Discover more about Milliken’s curious minds and inspired solutions at Milliken.com and on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Qualified Apprentice will be trained in the following areas of responsibility:

1) Troubleshooting, calibrating, and servicing electrical and mechanical systems.

2) Maintain documentation on various systems.

3) Maintain work order system by completing work orders, updating equipment files, updating part files, and updating PM files.

4) Maintain Preventive Maintenance records and perform PM on the required schedule.

5) Maintain Predictive Maintenance records and preform PM on the required schedule (ultrasonic, vibration, oil analysis, infrared).

6) Assist in solving quality and production related problems

7) Assist contractors in installing new equipment or upgrading existing equipment

8) Assist other engineering associates performing work as required to keep production machinery and auxiliary equipment in working order.

9) Repair machine breakdowns.

10) Troubleshoot and repair D.C. and A.C. motors and drives.

11) Troubleshoot and repair breakers, overloads, proximity sensors, micro-switches, mechanical switches, etc.

12) Work on electrical infrastructure including conduit and flex.

13) Read electrical drawings and work on electrical components on machinery.

 

SKILL REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:

 

1) Currently enrolled in Mechatronics program at Greenville Tech.

2) Knowledge of general safety procedures including proper PPE and 70E.

3) Must have awareness of PC hardware components, desktop operation system software and application software (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access).

4) Should possess excellent analytical skills and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve opportunities.

5) Able to interact effectively with management, staff, vendors, customers, and work independently, and/or as part of a team.

6) Must be able to lift 50lbs and be capable of using motorized equipment

7) Must be self-driven.

 

Milliken is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, including but not limited to lactation), sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, veteran or military status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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