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Maintenance Technician

College Park, GA, USA


Seeking a Maintenance Technician to join our industry leading Glass Recycling plant! Opportunities for 1st or 2nd Shift available. DIRECT HIRE AND OFFERS STABILITY!! Details are listed below:

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain spare parts inventory – determine and manage stocking levels
  • Order parts as needed from local vendors and catalogues
  • Change bearings, belts and idler pulleys on trough-style conveyors
  • Clean and change pneumatic valves on optical sorting machines, and maintain work area
  • Communicate equipment issues with mechanics and supervisors from other shifts
  • Maintain and secure work tools
  • Create sorting computer software/parameter backups
  • General PM and repairs of bucket elevators & screw conveyor, fork lifts, front end loaders and sweepers
  • Install facility machinery
  • Back-up for maintenance technicians
  • Perform basic electrical troubleshooting and repairs
  • Perform checks and basic maintenance on Non-Ferrous Metal Detector
  • Complete daily maintenance and repair logs, and maintain preventive maintenance program (PM) for mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Provide on-the-job training to new employees
  • Rigging of motors, conveyor pulleys, and other heavy components
  • Weld and fabricate, patch holes in steel chutes and transitions
  • Problem solving and project management
  • Team player, able to lead and contribute to a team effort
  • Troubleshoot sorting computer (Windows based platform)
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Advanced mechanical and electrical maintenance
  • Good communications
  • Proficient computer MS Office, Excel, a plus
  • Welding and fabrication


  • Ability to communicate in English and Spanish language, a must in some locations
  • Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Electronic experience, a plus
  • Experience with mechanical conveyors
  • Glass processing knowledge, a plus
  • Strong experience with mechanical conveyors
  • PLC experience, a plus
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