2nd Shift Maintenance Technician

Aludyne, Inc.

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Pierceton, IN
Second Shift

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Advance your career with the #1 aluminum knuckle manufacturer in the world at Aludyne! We aim to recruit and retain thoughtful, inquisitive people fueled by the same entrepreneurial spirit that drives us. It’s how we deliver on the promises we make to our customers and to each other. We believe in continuous improvement for our workforce and providing them with the tools necessary to further their career while also giving them the autonomy to make a defined difference. If you want to accelerate your development in an environment that promotes fairness, inclusivity, and enhances both personal and professional growth, we'd love to hear from you!

The Maintenance Technician performs advanced and expert level troubleshooting, diagnoses, repair, maintenance, and reconditioning, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications of machinery. This position operates mechanical equipment such as motors, hydraulic systems and pumps, conveyor systems, production machines and equipment, hand tools, power tools and precision-measuring and testing instruments.

What You'll Do:

  • Observe devices in operation to locate root cause of problem
  • Dismantle devices to gain access to and remove defective parts
  • Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments
  • Repair and/or replace defective parts; testing of device to observe performance; test for electrical and hydraulic circuitry and mechanical systems; order supplies and repair items as necessary
  • Support continuous improvement of the PM work instructions; adding, removing, defining these instructions and express improvements suggested to the Maintenance Manager
  • Engage in proactive maintenance activities that include repairing air leaks, oil leaks, replacing components, continuous improvement activities, project work, and minor repairs to equipment
  • Act as a proactive team member and work closely with the maintenance Supervisor
  • Analyze and recommend engineered solutions to failures
  • Troubleshoot and repair PLC problems
  • Perform Lockout/Tag out procedures for equipment
  • Lay out, wire, build, and troubleshoot electrical panels and/or other machinery
  • Provide leadership and assistance

Why You'll Love Working for Us:

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package to include medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Health Savings Account with annual employer contributions and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Career Development and On-The-Job Training
  • Employer 401K Match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid vacation and holidays


What We Need from You:

  • Minimum 2 years' related experience in Die Casting operations
  • Experience in manufacturing maintenance preferred, but not required
  • Ability to operate a forklift
  • Knowledge of UBE or Buhler Prince Die Cast machines; hydraulic systems; stackmelter functions and operations; overhead cranes; plant air systems; hot oil heating units; Rimrock sprayers/ladles mechanical functions and controls; Fanuc and ABB robots programs, manipulation, maintenance, and troubleshooting
  • Employees are expected to work onsite to attend in person meetings and collaborate as necessary
  • Ability to stand, bend, and stoop for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift, push, and pull heavy objects up to 55 pounds regularly
  • Ability to read, write, perform basic math calculations, and complete visual inspections

Visit us to learn more about life at Aludyne!

Aludyne is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or other legally protected status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.