Exide Technologies Maintenance Tech in Salina, Kansas

Overview

Maintains production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and plant mechanical equipment.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical and electrical equipment by completing preventive and planned maintenance requirements on plant equipment.

  • Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts.

  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery.

  • Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment.

  • Follow all procedures with regard to Lock Out/Tag Out (LOTO) and Confined Space Entry.

  • Comply with all safety and health policies and procedures.

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.

  • Comply with current Quality System requirements.

  • Follow Lean Manufacturing procedures.

  • Perform other work as assigned by management.

Physical Requirements:

  • Occasional heavy lifting of 70 pounds, routine lifting of items up to 50 pounds.

  • Ability to wear required personal protective equipment.

  • Withstand occasional exposure to extreme environmental conditions such as heat, cold, odors, and dust.

  • Ability to climb ladders, squat, bend, and work in confined spaces.

Equipment Used:

  • Hand and Power Tools, welders, grinders, torch, 2-way radio

  • Personal protective equipment as required

Qualifications

Education, Experience, Skills Required:

  • High school education or equivalent

  • Mechanical skills

  • Previous industrial/manufacturing maintenance experience

EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

Requisition ID 2018-1903

Category Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance

Position Type Regular Full-Time