Kanthal in Bethel CT, is looking for a
If you are a results-oriented, team player with strong equipment repair skills and experience, we want to hear from you!
Kanthal is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a world-leading manufacturer of high value-added products in advanced stainless steels, special alloys, as well as metallic and ceramic resistance materials for the most demanding industries. Sandvik Wire and Heating Technology is a product unit within (SMT). Its cutting-edge expertise is based on an integrated production platform and world-leading metallurgy and R&D. Operations are divided into four product areas: Tube, Strip, Wire and Heating Technology - and Primary Products.
Key performance areas
As the Maintenance Mechanic, you will be responsible for the maintenance, installation, and repair of all mechanical systems and equipment, working from drawings, manufacturers documentation, specifications, plant layout sketches, and general instructions. This will include routine testing and inspections to ensure equipment and systems are operating properly and efficiently, as well as, troubleshooting various systems and equipment and repairing mechanical malfunctions. You will be expected to maintain good communication with your supervisor by keeping him/her informed of quality, maintenance, safety, production, and other related issues, and obtain supervisory approval for any deviations from standard procedures.
Additional responsibilities include:
The Maintenance Mechanic should possess a high school diploma or equivalent along with a minimum of 3 to 5 years manufacturing and industrial equipment repair experience in a similar industrial manufacturing environment. High School Diplomas, or trade school or technical certificate is preferred. You have strong parts fabrications skills along with welding and fabrication experience and general facility maintenance experience. Wire mill equipment (ovens, furnaces, drawing machines) repair would be a plus. This role requires manual dexterity and visual and audio ability.
You should also possess:
Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.