Maintenance Techn Trainee-Dallas, TX

Dallas | Texas | United States

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Maintenance Techn Trainee-Dallas, TX

13465 Jupiter Rd
Dallas, Texas, 75238
United States

Currently seeking a maintenance technician trainee to train to become a proficient, competent Maintenance
Technician by working with and assisting the Maintenance Technicians. Learn to competently make mechanical and/or electrical repairs and/or adjustments to machinery, equipment and building maintenance in a efficient and timely manner.
Career Opportunity 
Learn to perform mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic maintenance of manufacturing equipment. Learns to demonstrate knowledge on repair and maintain facility systems (HVAC, chiller,  plumbing, compressed air, and
humidification). Learns to troubleshoot and resolves mechanical problems and makes repairs as needed. Learns to performing basic welding, brazing, and cutting to fabricate items such as guardrails, brackets, and hangers. Learns to paint and perform minor repairs of building interior and exterior including masonry, wallboard, ceiling tiles, woodwork, etc. Learns to use rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments accurately. Learns basic handiwork such as replacing light bulbs, ballasts, water and air filters, and plumbing fixtures, cleaning drains, hanging pictures and bulletin boards. Maintains the interior and exterior of the building including
woodwork and replacing ceiling tiles.Learns to operate machine tools such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, and
mills to repair or fabricate machine parts and/or fixtures.  Learns to troubleshoot electrical problems. Learns to perform inspections of and tests fire alarms, pumps and sprinkler system.  Maintains accurate maintenance records.  Supports various recycling programs such as light bulbs, batteries, and metals.Learns perform maintenance of electrical and electronic components of manufacturing equipment and of facility systems up to 480 volts. Learns to troubleshoot and repair mechanical problems including faulty electric and electronic components such as relays, sensors, switches, and motors.Assists facility technicians and machine repair technicians on
projects. Learns to perform facility repairs with minimal supervision.    Learns to perform plumbing repairs and runs air lines.   Learns to operate scissors lift and fork lifts.  Learns to maintain inventories of items such as steel,
paint, filter, and belts.    

Must have high school diploma or G.E.D.
Must learn to read schematics, prints, ladder diagrams, and drawings.
Must acquire a working knowledge of various sensors, hand and small power tools, AC/DC motors, and of
programming computers and PLCs.
Must have the ability to meet and/or pass the minimum requirement on a mechanical test or have demonstrated
mechanical aptitude through prior work experience.
Must have some basic computer experience.
Must be knowledgeable in the safe use of hand and small power tools.
Must be able to maintain good attendance.
Must be willing to work overtime as needed and during busy periods overtime may be

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


WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans 


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