Wright and McGill Mechanic - Machine Maintenance Repair Mechanic in Denver, Colorado
Eagle Claw Fishing Tackle, Co. is one of the most recognized names in thetackle industry and has been a manufacturer of fishing products for over 90years. Not only do we manufacture our fishhooks right here in Denver, CO,but we distribute premium quality fishhooks, rods, reels, and terminalfishing tackle throughout the United States and in over 40 countries worldwide.Along with being a great place to work, we offer the opportunity to work a 4day work week, ability to participate in an excellent benefit package whichincludes medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability, profitsharing and a 401K plan with a match, and the opportunity to receive a 90 day bEagle Claw is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting aculturally diverse workforce.Position PurposeTo maintain and or repair all production equipment.Knowledge/Skills and Experience Must possess good mechanical aptitude. Must be able to read, write and do basic arithmetic functions. Must provide own mechanic s hand tools. Must be willing and able to work varying hours. Prefer 1 to 2 years experience in a similar work environment. Individual must successfully complete an initial program of classroominstruction regarding the nature of handling, storage and treatment ofhazardous material including all pertinent regulations. Continuing on the jobtraining on this subject will be done when deemed necessary by the Supervisoror when new materials or regulations are introduced. This training mustinclude emergency response procedures including shutdown of operations. Alltraining will be done on an annual basis.Essential Duties Disassemble and assemble production equipment for replacement of worn orbroken parts to include machine heads and tables. Perform preventative maintenance on equipment by cleaning, lubricatingand/or replacing broken or worn parts. Rebuilds and repairs other production equipment Will troubleshoot and repair electrical and mechanical equipment Replace and/or repair electrical devices and equipment up to 480volts. To include motors, proximity switches, light curtains etc. Familiar with and ability to diagnose problems associated withpneumatic, hydraulic switches / solenoids and proximity switch activationsystems.Other Duties Must be able to use precise measuring tools to verify conformance ofparts to specifications. Ability to weld, braze and silver solder is a plus but not arequirement (will train). Observes all safety and good housekeeping regulations of the departmentand/or Company. Department safety consists of wearing safety glasses w/side shields, steel toed safety shoes, ear protection and no looseclothing that could get caught in the machinery. Keeps work area and machine to Performs similar and less skilled work in the department or other areasof the Company when requested.Physical Environment and Working Conditions Must be able to work in a factory environment with mechanical noise fromproduction machinery. When required, able to perform repairs or installations on rooftops oroutdoors in inclement weather. Requires the ability to climb and work from ladders up to 15 ft. Able to stand/walk for up to 12 hours a day. Must be physically capable of lifting 25 lbs. frequently with a maximumof 75 lbs. occasionally. Must be able to work in close proximity to oils, solvents, andchemicals used in production equipment. Must be mentally alert to constant hazards of machinery and chemicals. Must attend Confined Space Entry Training Program and take correspondingphysical examination if needed. May be required to wear hearing protection and participate in hearingconservation program. Must be able to reach above head and shoulders to replace and/orrepair equipment. Must be able to twist, bend, stoop and work in confined spaces at times. Must be able to wear safety protection equipment such as, but notlimited to, steel toed shoes, glasses w/ side shields, aprons,gloves and protective sleeves.