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Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician

Job ID 
551062
Location 
US-VA-Chester
Posted Date 
6/23/2017
Company 
Amazon.com.kydc LLC
Position Category 
Facilities, Maintenance, & Real Estate
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

The Maintenance Technician (MT) will be responsible for assisting in the installation, maintenance, and repair of the automated packaging and distribution equipment.

A successful candidate in this role will accomplish the following:
· Perform preventative/ predictive maintenance of conveyance equipment using the appropriate job plans, procedures, and manuals
· Maintain and repair distribution center racking
· Complete preventative maintenance routines, documentation and procedures
· Track and store department inventory, including spare parts
· Develop and maintain positive working relationships across all levels of the organization
· Conduct maintenance and basic troubleshooting of robotics and robotic work cells
· Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems related to all material handling equipment components
· Maintain and troubleshoot motors, photo eyes, relays, proximity sensors, solenoids, motor starters, tachs, etc.
· Assist in mentoring junior technicians by providing guidance and directions to help them develop their skill set
· Assist with basic electronics/ Programmable Logic Controls troubleshooting

Physical Demands (Must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation):

· Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each
· Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head
· Occasionally push and pull wheeled dollies loaded with products up to 100 pounds during site visits
· Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists
· Walking in the FC and around area with great frequency; facilities are over a quarter mile in length
· Ability to climb ladders and gangways safely and without limitation
· Dexterity in eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals), manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)
· Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces
· Must be able to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours

Basic Qualifications

· High school diploma or equivalent
· Able to work all days and shifts, including overtime (24 hours a day, 7 days a week operation, including holidays)
· PC competency, Word & Excel and Windows OS
· Experience in the following areas:
o Automated conveyor systems and controls
o Repair of material handling equipment
o Predictive/ Preventative maintenance tools and procedures
o Metal and wood fabrication
o Blueprint and electrical schematic reading
o Electrical and electronic principles

Preferred Qualifications

· Degree from a vocational school or college with a focus in the Mechanical or Electrical field
· 2+ years apprenticeship or equivalent experience in the Mechanical or Electrical field
· Experience with Material Handling Equipment (MHE) safety standards accordance with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) and Safety standards
· Project Management experience
· Experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
· Experience with robotic operation/ maintenance
· Able to troubleshoot basic Input/Output functions

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.