Otter Tail Corporation Set Up Mechanic/Maintenance-1st & 2nd Shift (Clearwater & Otsego Location) in Clearwater, Minnesota
This position is responsible for the following tasks, duties and responsibilities:
Obey all safety policies and procedures, always work in a safe manner and report unsafe conditions or hazards.
Remove install new tools in machine.
Stage and inspect formers/tools for the job to ensure they are ready for use or repair.
Test run tools and materials making adjustments to produce to standards.
Ensure correct materials are being used per the order.
Respond to mechanical issues and assist the Machine Operator to resolve issues to get line running again.
Continually strive to improve set-up times and processes.
Perform cleaning and maintenance/repairs of machines and work area.
Support maintenance activities.
Attend and participate I safety, tool box and other meetings.
Perform other duties as requested by supervisor/manager.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Six to twelve months of mechanically related experience.
Knowledge of plastic types, thermoforming and tool design.
Strong mechanical aptitude and ability.
Ability to read and write in English and perform math at an intermediate level.
Basic computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Ability to obtain a forklift license and operate it safely.
Ability to proficiently use hand tools and basic power tools.
Ability to utilize measurement tools and read basic blue prints.
Visual acuity to discern and make quality decisions.
Ability to learn pneumatics, hydraulics and basic electronics.
Ability to respond to issues with a sense of urgency.
Ability to identify and apply continuous improvement opportunities.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis.
QualificationsRequiredPreferredLicenses & CertificationsRequiredPreferred