Maintenance Technician I

GENERAL SUMMARY: This position is responsible for basic equipment PM's (preventative maintenance) and repairs to forklifts, conveyors, and associated DC equipment as well as general maintenance of the DC. Identify and troubleshoot basic mechanical failures. Safely operate warehouse equipment and machinery. Knowledge of distribution center technology and process flow. Provide technical training to Technician Assistant's. Work within safety guidelines and under the guidance of the Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance Coordinator. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Ø Able to perform basic mechanical repairs on equipment associated with warehouse distribution. Ø Department Safety – Ø Responsible for following all safety guidelines. With a strong emphasis on Lock-out Tag-out and Fall protection. Ø Obtain and maintain a PIV (powered industrial vehicle) license to operate all PIV equipment associated with your assigned location within 90 days of employment. Ø On Target performance of all tasks listed and other duties as assigned. Ø Basic mechanical abilities. Perform basic mechanical repairs. Ø Basic electrical skills – Ø To include use of a multi-meter and able to change receptacles, switches and lighting ballast. Ø General maintenance to include painting, plumbing and facility upkeep. Ø Ability to perform basic PM's on all associated equipment – including identification of damaged or defective equipment and repair in a timely manner. Ø Operate and perform basic repairs on carton strapping/taping machines. Ø Ability to detect safety hazards and plan/organize safe solutions. Ø Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Ø Maintain expected level of cleanliness in all assigned work areas. Ø Willingness to work any and all shifts including weekends and overtime.

Required Qualifications:

Ø Must have a mechanical aptitude and willingness to learn

Ø Ability to lift up to 50 pounds


Maintain open communication channels with the DC Management, Maintenance Associates and Maintenance Management.

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