O-I Maintenance Journeyman - Toano, VA in Toano, Virginia

Maintenance Journeyman - Toano, VA

  • Job ID #:5505

  • Functional Area:Manufacturing

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:

  • Location:Toano, VA

  • Department:Operations/Manufacturing

  • Education Required:GED

  • Experience Required:5 - 7 Years

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Position Description:

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) is the world's largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world's leading food and beverage brands. The Company had revenues of $6.9 billion in 2017 and employs more than 26,500 people at 78 plants in 23 countries. With global headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio, O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace.

We are currently seeking a Maintenance Journeyman to join our team at our plant in Toano, VA.

Responsibilities:

  1. Works from complex blue prints, wiring diagrams, shop hand books, layouts and other specifications (written or verbal) to determine materials and working procedures needed in the maintenance of plant machinery, equipment and structures.

  2. Installs, maintains, repairs, dismantles, overhauls reassembles, adjusts and tests various types of plant machinery, equipment structures and electrical or electronic equipment and component parts.

  3. Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical or electronic principles, wiring specification codes, properties of various materials, principles of operation and application of electrical or electronic equipment such as motors, switches, control boards, generators, circuit breakers, electronic inspection units, etc.

  4. Welds, brazes, scrapes, solders, cuts, etc. various types of metals necessary for maintenance repairs and fabrication of new components and equipment.

  5. Performs a variety of trade functions such as a plumber, mason, carpenter and sheet metal worker, etc. in performance of duties which require the necessary skills and working ability.

  6. Constructs rigging and scaffolding; moves heavy machinery and equipment; lubricates greases, oils, etc., plant machinery and equipment.

  7. Maintain electrical and electronic systems (i.e. motors, motor drives, switch gear, starters, install wiring, robotics, etc.)

  8. Maintain all mechanical systems (i.e. elevators, conveyors, lehrs, gearboxes, fans, blowers, etc.)

  9. Maintain equipment related to piping systems (i.e. pumps, compressors, sprinkler systems, plumbing, etc.)

  10. Maintain equipment related to instrumentation (i.e. forehearth glass temperature controls, lehr instrumentation, furnace glass levels, etc.)

  11. Maintain and set-up all cold end and hot end surface treatment equipment.(Mechanically and Electrically)

  12. Maintain and set-up all cold end selecting, Carton assembly, palletizing and load building equipment. (Mechanically and Electrically)

  13. Perform minor hot repair work on furnaces and fore hearths.

  14. Must use all safety equipment necessary to preform duties assigned in a safe manner.

  15. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

Qualifications:

  • Must have 3-5 years experience in a manufacturing facility, or an Associate’s/Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering, or a military background in electronics.

  • Electricians Journeyman’s card or Masters Electrical License preferred.

  • High School graduate or GED.

  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs. on a regular basis.

  • Must be able to work a rotating schedule, with weekend and holiday availability.

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.

In order to be considered for this opportunity, please submit an online application.

NO WALK-INS, PHONE CALLS OR EMAILS PLEASE

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at corp.comm@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at corp.comm@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.