Machine Maintenance Technician - Experienced
Location: La Vergne
Posted on: January 15, 2022
With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal
Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science,
tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace,
earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to
Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency.
Every day approximately 9,000 employees are helping customers in
more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated
nearly $1.9 billion in revenues in fiscal 2020. Learn more at
www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram,
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Machine Maintenance Technician--Experienced - Benefits Start Day
Perform predictive/preventive maintenance analysis to anticipate
and circumvent equipment failures, enhancing uptime, and reducing
costs.--Join our team where personal growth is encouraged. Work in
a climate-controlled environment with a variety of equipment.--
Key Job Responsibilities
--- Performs specialized technical tasks required to support
operations (e.g., IT development, research support, skilled
--- Performs preventive maintenance and repairs on equipment and
systems (e.g., mechanical, electrical).
--- Evaluates and recommends equipment improvements to improve
availability, capability, and yield.
--- Performs equipment failure analyses (including preventive and
--- Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment problems.
--- Prepares technical reports to document equipment modifications
and equipment maintenance procedures.
--- Prepare for new/relocated equipment installations by sizing,
wiring, piping, ventilation, etc. according to incoming equipment
--- Receive, rig, unload, transport, install, assemble,
troubleshoot, and fine-tune new/relocated equipment.
--- Troubleshoot and perform necessary repairs on existing
--- Assist engineers in identifying worn or damaged parts that may
be needed to complete the repair.----
--- Interface with and assist outside contractors, OEM---s and
Technology Process Support groups, in all attempts to install new
and repair or upgrade existing processes.
--- Safely handle hazardous materials and hazardous wastes.----
--- Interface with in-plant Computerized Machine Maintenance System
to show the status of work and time spent on the job.
Education, Certifications and Skills
? Able to do basic math.
? Ability to read and understand equipment manuals, work orders,
schematics, and blueprints.
? Ability to use a personal computer and various software such as
? Ability to read and comprehend Schematics, Multi-Meter & Ammeter
Utilization, 3 phases & Single phase motor control, PLC & Ladder
Logic programming & understanding (AB SLC-500 & Micrologix, Control
Logix), Soldering, Mechanical, Power tool usage capability,
Welding: Arc and/or TIG, Pipefitting; Soldering / Threading, Power
Transmission applications knowledge (Gearboxes, sprockets, &
Belts), Pneumatics / Hydraulics.
? Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with plant
personal, supervisors, and managers.
? Has working knowledge and skills to perform a defined set of
analytical/scientific methods or operational processes
? Applies experience and skills to complete assigned work within
own area of expertise
? Must have a High School diploma or GED.
? 1-3 years of experience.
? Requires vocational training or the equivalent experience and may
require external certification but typically does not require a
? Must have passed General Aptitude Test Battery.
? Must have successfully completed training for, and is certified
as a State Journeyman, appropriate to plant location, in electrical
or machine maintenance OR has 8 years or more documented
maintenance repair experience in a manufacturing environment.
? Works with a moderate degree of supervision
? Works within standard operating procedures and/or scientific
As part of our core values, Kennametal is committed to providing an
inclusive and welcoming environ
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