Maintenance Technician

Location: Clarksville, TN
Company: Florim USA
Employment: Full-Time
Posted: May 03, 2021

Minimum Requirements


  • One year certificate from college or technical school, and a minimum of one year of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Follow Company rules and policies as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Maintain acceptable attendance.
  • Maintain an orderly and clean work area.



  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.


  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Job Description

  • Observes mechanical and electrical devices in operation, listens to their sounds, feels the temperature or other sensible methods to locate causes of trouble.  Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment such as robots, conveyors, and programmable controllers.
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.  Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.  Lubricates and cleans parts. 
  • Starts devices to test their performance and discusses malfunction with other maintenance workers to diagnose malfunction.
  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and/or repair parts.
  • Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment.
  • Replaces faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices.
  • Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.
  • Replaces electric motor bearings and rewires motors.
  • Pushes buttons and presses keys on robot controller, teach pendant, and programmable controller to program automated machinery, such as robots, to operate automated machinery, to test for malfunctions, and to verify repairs.
  • Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.
  • Ensures that the plant workplace is safe at all times and complies with Florim and OSHA safety standards.
  • Adhere to all safety regulations, complete all safety training and wear all safety equipment per related safety SOP'S.

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