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50002494 - SKILLED CRAFTSMEN - MAINTENANCE Job

DATE: Oct 15, 2021

LOCATION: Macon, Georgia, United States, 31213

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the global leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that can improve how we all live, work, learn, heal and feel. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!

Internal Job Description Required. Demonstrate knowledge and ability to perform preventive/predictive maintenance procedures, emergency mechanical repairs, and lubrication on all mechanical and fluid-power equipment.  Perform preventive and predictive mechanical maintenance, mechanical repairs, and installations of new equipment by safely using manual and powered hand tools, precision instruments, shop machines such as grinders and drill presses, and gas and electrical cutting and welding equipment. Demonstrate judgment ability and proper use of test equipment to perform preventive and predictive inspections in order to prevent downtime of assigned equipment. Recommend equipment for replacement in order to improve productivity. Diagnose mechanical problems and determine best method of repair. Work with various types of metals including sheet metal, pipe and structural shapes. Work from blueprints, sketches, written specifications, and verbal instructions to implement installations and troubleshoot problems. Work with limited supervision. Observe safety precautions and plant regulations in order to prevent injury to self and others or damage to equipment and materials. 

 

Requirements: Infrequent very heavy work in moving and installing equipment (50-100 lbs). Standing, walking, climbing, or bending constantly. Work in confined areas and awkward positions. This is a complex job requiring considerable training, experience, and skill to perform required work. Four years industrial mechanical experience.   Demonstrate knowledge and ability to perform preventive/predictive maintenance procedures, emergency mechanical repairs, and lubrication on all mechanical and fluid-power equipment.  Perform preventive and predictive mechanical maintenance, mechanical repairs, and installations of new equipment by safely using manual and powered hand tools, precision instruments, shop machines such as grinders and drill presses, and gas and electrical cutting and welding equipment. Demonstrate judgment ability and proper use of test equipment to perform preventive and predictive inspections in order to prevent downtime of assigned equipment. Recommend equipment for replacement in order to improve productivity. Diagnose mechanical problems and determine best method of repair. Work with various types of metals including sheet metal, pipe and structural shapes. Work from blueprints, sketches, written specifications, and verbal instructions to implement installations and troubleshoot problems. Work with limited supervision. Observe safety precautions and plant regulations in order to prevent injury to self and others or damage to equipment and materials. 

About the Location (Macon, GA)

Our Macon Plant, one of twelve Armstrong plants in North America, employs over 400 people working on rotating shifts, 24/7, in the manufacture and shipment of acoustical ceiling tile to Armstrong's customers.  Located approximately 85 miles south of Atlanta, the Macon facility has 33 acres under one roof, or 1.5 million square feet of floor space.  It is the largest ceiling tile factory in the world.  The operations are complex, automated, use the latest modern management technology, and manufacture a wide range of commercial and residential ceiling products.

 

Macon, also known as the "Cherry Blossom Capital of the World", is in the heart of Georgia and marks a historical crossroads in the south. The city carries with it a rich cultural heritage while creating a strong vision for the future. Macon offers the amenities of a small friendly city with the advantages of a growing community.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans

 

 

 


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