Bridgestone

Bridgestone Position Descriptions

We are currently recruiting for Service Technicians - Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technicians and Maintenance Engineering Technicians in Wilson, NC.

Service Technician - Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician

As the Service Technician - Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for all aspects of the multi-craft position, including electrical, mechanical, and electronic work.

Responsibilities

  • Providing emergency and routine maintenance support to the operations department in a highly automated environment
  • Working independently as well as collaboratively as a team
  • Reading and understanding schematics, and troubleshooting

Position Details

Position Location: Wilson, NC.

Salary: Starting salary is $24.90/hr plus bonus and overtime. Pay increases up to $25.92/hr after six months with good performance. After 12 months, pay increases to $27.18/hr. After 18 months, pay will increase to $29.22/hr.

Shift Schedule: You will be working on a rotating schedule of four days on, seven days off, four nights on, three days off, three days on, one day off, three nights on, three days off, etc. Each day shift is from 6:45 am - 7:15 pm, with a 30-minute unpaid lunch. Each night shift is from 6:45 pm - 7:15 am, with a 30-minute unpaid lunch. Approximately a third of all Service Technicians will be working Monday-Friday from 7:00 am - 3:30 pm.

Career Progression: Promotion potential is based entirely in your performance and preparedness to assume greater responsibilities.

Relocation Assistance: Bridgestone Americas, Inc. provides a $3,000 lump sum for relocation allowance.

Benefits: Bridgestone Americas, Inc. offers an excellent benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drugs, 401(k), Capital Accumulation, Tuition Reimbursement, Life Insurance, Paid Holidays, Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Short Term Disability, and Team Member Tire Purchase Discount.

Position Requirements

  • Associates degree in Electronics, General Technology, Robotics, or related field and 2+ years industrial maintenance experience or 3+ years similar experience plus military background
  • Multi-craft maintenance experience - electrical, mechanical, electronic theory and hands-on experience
  • Individuals who can learn fast, read and understand schematics, and troubleshoot
  • Adaptability, great attitude, willingness to learn, excellent people skills, and strong work ethic
  • Must be able to pass panel interview
  • Must be able to pass drug screen and physical

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Maintenance Engineering Technician

As the Maintenance Engineering Technician, you will be responsible for providing emergency and routine maintenance support to the operations departments in a machine intensive, heavy industrial environment.

Responsibilities

  • Multi-craft Maintenance position (electrical, mechanical, and electronics)
  • Customer support by performing analytical troubleshooting
  • Providing education to other technicians
  • Collecting, analyzing, and performing trend analysis on equipment downtime/frequency/problem data
  • Guiding other technicians or support personnel in repair efforts
  • Assisting in procurement of equipment
  • Repairing parts and technical data/information and providing overall support for all aspects of manufacturing operations
  • Routine maintenance, emergency maintenance, preventative/elements of predictive maintenance
  • Administration and coordination of support duties (contract and other technicians) manpower for larger jobs
  • Responsible for cleaning up job site and return unused materials to storage and dispose of refuse.
  • Required to document all work performed accurately in computerized maintenance management system, appropriate paperwork provided by supervision, engineering, and/or management
  • Document the circumstances surrounding breakdown, suspected cause of failure, parts adjusted or replaced, as well as suggested countermeasures
  • Performing all work where required by management through various policies and procedures to maintain plant safety, environmental, and quality standards
  • Observing and adhering to all safety rules and accepted practices at all times to avoid accidents and/or injuries
  • Correcting and reporting unsafe conditions and actions of self, others, and equipment in a timely fashion

Position Details

Position Location: Des Moines, IA.

Salary: $31.24/hr

Shift Schedule: You will be working on a rotating schedule of three days off, two days on, three days off, two days on, two days off, two days on, etc. Each day shift is from 6:00 am - 6:00 pm. Each night shift is from 6:00 pm - 6:00 am.

Benefits: A competitive benefits package is offered, including an on-site college program, leadership training, and technical training.

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent and 3 years industrial maintenance in multi-craft environment or high tech maintenance related military experience
  • Completed apprenticeship program and 2 years industrial maintenance experience
  • Associates degree in Electronics, General Technology, Robotics, or related field
  • Candidate must also possess general computer skills, PLC experience, and presentation skills
  • Qualified candidates will be required to pass technical skills assessment, written examination, one-on-one technical interview, and Human Resources Interview

To Apply

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