1st Shift Maintenance Lead Person

New Millennium Building Systems

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Fort Wayne, IN
First Shift

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as furnace, cranes, engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, production machines and equipment.


This position operates on a 3-2-2 shift schedule. 12-hour shifts, 6am - 6pm. 


  • Direct maintenance employees on day-to-day operations, including work schedule
  • Work with production in the event of unscheduled down time
  • Assists supervisor with monitoring employee training for accuracy
  • Inspects mechanical devices in operation and trouble shoots issues as needed
  • Welding using oxyacetylene torch, arch welder, and mig welder
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, and re-assembles when complete
  • Examines forms 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
  • Responsible that all emission control systems are working properly, and that all federal, state, and local documentation are being followed
  • Lubricates and cleans parts
  • Starts devices to test their performance
  • Works aloft utilizing aerial man lifts
  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metal working tools to make and repair parts
  • Operates and PM's mobile equipment
  • Repairs electrical equipment
  • Responsible for ensuring proper safety guidelines are follow with respect to PPE, and other safety policies


  • High school diploma or 1-2 manufacturing maintenance experience
  • Strong verbal skill to communicate with internal and external customers
  • Strong writing skills to effectively communicate with internal and external customers
  • Strong computer skills (working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Advanced problem-solving skills
  • Advanced mathematical skills
  • Ability to establish priorities and manage multiple tasks at once
  • Knowledge in multiple facets of maintenance (IE, electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, fabrication, etc.)

Steel Dynamics Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.