ZF Maintenance Technician in Gainesvile, Florida

Maintenance Technician

Position Summary:The maintenance technician will be responsible for safely repairing and troubleshooting of production or plant equipment to maintain peak operating condition. Examines equipment to diagnose trouble, dismantles equipment, replaces defective parts, reassembles equipment and makes necessary adjustments to ensure efficient operation.

Position Responsibilities:

-Inspection of manufacturing, assembly, and/or factor equipment to prevent damage or to determine the root cause of malfunctions with equipment components.

  • Perform troubleshooting and repairs using hand tools, power tools, shop equipment, test devices, and precision measuring tools

    • Assist and/or install, troubleshoot, and repair of equipment, machinery, lift assists, and devices while referring to blue prints, schematics, and maintenance manuals & catalogs

    • Operate basic fabrication equipment such as lathes, band saws, and other machine shop equipment as needed to fabricate from drawings or sketches

    • Perform preventative maintenance tasks as assigned

    • Complete maintenance work orders as assigned

    • Follow all safety practices and procedures including LOTO, confined space, etc.

    • Research parts and initiate request to purchase

    • Rotate and/or support other business units as needed

    • Supports standardized work processes and team oriented goals

    • Assists in continuous improvement activity and maintains good housekeeping practices

    • Certify and maintain certification to use powered industrial vehicles and overhead cranes to perform job functions as applicable

    • Performs daily required equipment checks and operates all equipment safely and in accordance to company policy

    • Understand and comply with ISO 9001, TS 16949, and ISO 14001 requirements

    • Performs special projects as requested and related tasks as required

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • HS Diploma/GED

  • 2 years of industrial maintenance technical training and/or completion of an apprenticeship program

  • English language competency required

Preferred Skills and experience:

  • ISO9001/TS16949/ISO 14001 awareness

  • Previous maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment

ZF North America, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. ZF North America, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. ZF North America, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of ZF North America, Inc. employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.