Maintenance Technician

Website Lippert

Maintenance Technician Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Technician
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Elkhart, IN, United States
Company Lippert

Company Profile

Lippert is a leading, global manufacturer and supplier of highly engineered products and customized solutions, dedicated to shaping, growing/bettering the RV, marine, automotive, commercial vehicle, and building products industries.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Maintenance Technician who will be responsible for safely and effectively troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining operations and production equipment at a pace that meets production demands.

Responsible for adhering to LCI core values, safety guidelines, and lean initiatives.

Required to request support, as necessary, from other Maintenance Technicians and Maintenance leadership.

All Maintenance positions support operations and production first, when necessary.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a High School Diploma or Equivalent (preferred)

Work Experience

  • Possess work-related experience (a plus)

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Basic Construction – Able to safely and proficiently perform painting, drywall, framing, and interior trim work tasks
  • Basic Electrical – Able to safely and proficiently perform basic troubleshooting and movement of electrical circuits
  • Basic Mechanical – Able to safely and proficiently perform basic mechanical troubleshooting and rebuild tasks
  • Basic Tools – Able to safely perform maintenance tasks using basic hand tools and basic power tools
  • Camber Torches – Responsible for diagnosing/maintaining/installing propane and oxygen-fueled torch equipment in a timely fashion
  • Doors – Responsible for powering down, raising, and securing overhead doors
  • Fork/Aerial Lifts – Able to safely and proficiently operate fork trucks and aerial lifts
  • Grounds – Responsible for safe and proficient operation of plowing, salting, mowing, and trimming equipment
  • Hoists – Responsible for diagnosing/maintaining/installing production hoists and maintaining bridge cranes in a timely fashion
  • Lighting – Able to safely and proficiently perform basic troubleshooting and installation of lighting systems and lighting fixtures throughout the facility
  • Mechanical Systems – Able to safely and proficiently maintain/troubleshoot HVAC, filtration, and pneumatic systems
  • Plasma Cutters – Responsible for diagnosing/maintaining/installing production plasma cutting equipment in a timely fashion
  • Plumbing – Able to safely and proficiently perform basic troubleshooting and installation of plumbing systems and plumbing fixtures throughout the facility
  • Saws – Responsible for diagnosing/maintaining/installing production band and saw the equipment in a timely fashion
  • Welders – Responsible for diagnosing/maintaining/installing welding equipment in a timely fashion

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Ability to interpret manuals and technical drawings
  • Basic computer, reading/writing, and communication skills
  • Committed to a maintaining positive attitude and caring about people
  • Good housekeeping and implementing/sustaining 5s standards
  • Highly motivated, organized, self-starter, able to execute work from a daily schedule
  • Must be reliable and prompt
  • Observation and promotion of all safety rules and policies
  • Required to use honesty, integrity, and candor with the entire Maintenance team to create trust, and to support their passion for winning

Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to talk and hear.
  • Regularly standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, balancing, reaching, handling, and climbing all day.
  • May have to lift or move items over 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • May be exposed to dust, fumes, gases, noise, heat, cold, and wet work while performing job duties.
  • This position requires Personal Protective Equipment.

Required Qualifications

  • Must be able to successfully pass the LCI OSHA-approved forklift-training course
  • Must successfully complete all LCI lean training, as required
  • Must successfully complete LCI Arc Flash/Electrical Hazard Training
  • Must successfully complete LCI Confined Space Training, as required
  • Must successfully complete LCI Fall Hazard Training, as required
  • Must successfully complete LCI Lock Out Tag Out Training
  • Must successfully complete LCI new hire safety training and refreshers
  • Must successfully complete LCI Tabware Technician Training

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic Fabrication – Ability to weld or experience with basic metal fabrication
  • Coating – Experience servicing coating or blasting systems
  • Concrete – Experience pouring and finishing concrete
  • Conveyors – Experience servicing overhead conveyor systems
  • Mechanicals – Experience with servicing pneumatic compressors
  • Multi Meter – Experience with a meter or other electrical test equipment
  • Overhead Doors – Experience diagnosing/resolving issues with overhead doors
  • PLC – Education/Experience servicing programmable logic systems
  • Repair – Education/Experience with machine operation and repair
  • Rigging – Experience rigging and moving equipment with a boom
  • Schematics – Ability to read electrical, hydraulic, or pneumatic prints

Benefits/Perks

  • Comprehensive benefit offerings including medical, dental, vision, 401k with employer match, vacation, and more
  • Fair and competitive compensation
  • Holiday, personal and vacation days

Employer’s Statement

Lippert is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, citizenship status, veteran status, military service, marital status, or any other legally protected category as established by federal, state, or local law.

To apply for this job please visit lippert-careers.lci1.com.

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