MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN at F.N. Smith
This position requires ingenuity, creativity, and engineering skills as well as expertise in machine construction to complete projects.
Job Description: MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Assembly Supervisor
About F.N Smith Corporation:
Since 1988, F.N. Smith Corporation has been serving customers with high quality products. We are comprised of highly skilled individuals who work collaboratively in order to effectively make a difference for those who need our remarkable customized products. Our key area of expertise is in the design and manufacture of food production and packaging equipment that is supplied to various industries.
F.N. Smith Corporation is seeking an individual who is a highly-motivated, critical thinker to be part of our team. As a Mechanical Technician your responsibilities will range from the assembly of custom machinery for customers to the maintenance and continual improvement of in-house equipment and facilities.
The Mechanical Technician must be able to read manufacturing and engineering drawings, have knowledge and experience with metals and industrial equipment in a manufacturing environment, and the ability to make parts for machines to be built from scratch. This requires ingenuity, creativity, and engineering skills as well as expertise in machine construction to complete projects. The Mechanical Technician must be able to troubleshoot manufacturing equipment and develop plans for improved processes and product flow.
Essential Job Functions:
Assemble mechanical devices including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems
Test, troubleshoot, and inspect assembled products for defects
Complete paperwork such as work orders, forms and checklists associated with assembly of device
Improve overall facility safety
Understanding of facility layouts and utilities
Read and interpret process documentation, drawings, prints, diagrams, and/or schematics
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed
Education / Experience:
7 – 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, machine building, or maintenance functions
Working knowledge of equipment for food manufacturing preferred
Strong troubleshooting and organizational skills with an acute attention to detail
Ability to understand blueprints and product drawings
Strong critical thinking skills, must work cooperatively within company
Must be results driven, self-motivated with excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a wide range of software programs that support our business (MS Office Suite, CAD/ CAM Packages, ERP and CRM systems, etc.)
Job Type : Full-Time
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