Reliability Mechanic - Hazleton, PA

Hazleton / Pennsylvania / United States

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Reliability Mechanic - Hazleton, PA

33 North Powell Drive
Hazleton, Pennsylvania, 18201
United States

The Opportunity:

We have an opportunity for a Maintenance Reliability Mechanic to participate in daily maintenance functions and other assigned duties under the supervision of the Reliability Manager.  


             Observe all company safety policies and procedures.

             Perform preventative and predictive maintenance functions as advised by the Reliability Manager.

             Accurately account for all maintenance time and document each shift.

             Complete assigned work orders as advised by the Reliability Manager.

             Rebuild or recondition worn parts for repair.

             Routinely perform cycle counts on inventory parts to ensure adequate levels are kept in CMMS.                              Perform housekeeping duties to insure department and company standards are maintained.

             Perform troubleshooting on all plant equipment. Mechanical and Electrical.

             Performs any other tasks trained for and assigned by Reliability Manager.


What You Need to Succeed:

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:  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 Abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: High School graduate or G.E.D.             

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Basic Math skills required. Ability to add, subtracts, multiply, and divides whole numbers, fraction and decimals. Able to convert fraction to decimal equivalent.

MECHANICAL SKILLS: Basic understanding of Machinery & Electrical Process        

COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Ability to read, write & understand basic English.  Able to communicate effectively, get along with coworkers & management and deal effectively & professionally under pressure.

REASONING ABILITY: Job requires making decisions based on established guidelines regarding running or shutting down on defective work and operational problems/difficulties of all kinds.

ATTENDANCE:  Accrued attendance points must below 5.

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. 

             Minimal 8 hr shift schedule with some overtime.

             Occasional overhead lifting.

             Required to stand & walk continually.

             Occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling 40 to 60 lbs.

             Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling & reaching.         

What we offer:

Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.


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