Mechanical Technician



 MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN 1



 



POSITION SUMMARY



This position is responsible for performing the tasks required to install, repair, modify, overhaul, diagnose, test, and maintain power plant mechanical equipment and systems



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS





  • Support the mission, vision, and values of the Company




  • Observe and follow plant environmental and operational rules, procedures and guidelines.




  • Strictly adhere to and enforce safety procedures as required by the company, Inc. and OSHA




  • Responsible for welding and fabrication of pipe spools, flanges, fittings and structural items.




  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical failures as required to support plant operations.




  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance tasks for sustained plant performance and assist with capital projects.




  • Monitor operation and/or maintenance of plant systems.




  • Maintain daily logs of failure reports of equipment and make them available.




  • Good communication skills, must cooperate with his team members, team player




  • Process work orders, assist in parts inventory and propose requisitioning of parts and supplies to Supervisor.




  • Provide recommendations for improvement.




  • Must be able to operate a vehicle in a safe manner, enter and exit vehicle without assistance, remain alert while driving for continuous period of time.




  • Must be able to work overtime, weekends and holidays when necessary.





OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES





  • Perform environmental and general housekeeping duties.




  • Attend monthly safety meeting.




  • Perform other duties as directed.





EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED





  • Minimum of Mechanical Engineering Power option diploma from a recognized institution.




  • At least 2 years working experience in a busy engineering firm.




  • Considerable knowledge of mechanical tools, equipment, materials and practices.




  • Knowledge of theory and principles of mechanical engineering.




  • Considerable knowledge of hazards and safety precaution of the mechanical trade.




  • High level of confidentiality, initiative and the ability to work with minimal or no supervision.




  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to work in a problem-solving environment.




  • Ability to respond calmly and think clearly in emergency situations and quickly access all areas of the plant.




  • Excellent interpersonal skills to work with a team, and verbal and written communication skills.




  • Expertise and proficiency with basic Microsoft office computer software.





 



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS





  • Must be able to climb ladders, work off of elevated platforms, ladders and walkways.




  • Protective equipment must be worn in the performance of some duties.




  • Job requires sitting and/or standing for long periods of time with moderate bending, stooping, and kneeling.