Armstrong Flooring Inc. Preventative Maintenance Coordinator in South Gate, California

Preventative Maintenance Coordinator

Date: Sep 25, 2017

Location: South Gate, CA California, US, 90280

Preventative Maintenance Coordinator

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Job: Production

Primary Location: South Gate, California

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Employment Status: Full-Time


Pay Grade: CLS 8.0A

Essential Functions: Perform existing P.M.’s, generate work orders, and report on work performed. Assess P.M. frequencies and procedures, and make recommendations for changes so that optimum equipment availability is attained. Write new PM’s for existing and new equipment. Use various sources of information such as downtime history, backlog information, history files, and input from Line Operators, Supervisors, Maintenance personnel, Engineers, and Improvement Teams to continue improving effectiveness of PM’s. Initiate the review and agreement process for PM changes with the Planner/Scheduler and Maintenance Supervisor/Team Manager. Receive and set up spare parts for new equipment. Make recommendations for quantity and type of spare parts to stock, based on analysis of P.M. parts usage. Update spare parts catalogue for existing PM’s. Check dimensions and specifications, and make sketches of critical parts serviced through the P.M. program. Train and observe Production and Maintenance Personnel on the safe and proper execution of PM’s. Coordinate and supervise P.M. contract services. Keep informed and promote the use of new Predictive and Preventive Maintenance procedures. Coordinate and supervise all Predictive Maintenance activities. Ensure all related data from PdM activities are entered and updated daily. Monitor trends of P.M./PdM generated work orders, costs, and downtime. Provide communications and feedback on status of Preventive and Predictive Maintenance programs and procedures through presentations and planning meetings.

Perform routine and/or emergency maintenance work as required by supervision. Provide feedback to mechanic, electrician or operator on correctness of PM data entered daily, maintain a clean work area and operate in a safe manner wearing the required safety equipment. Continuously work towards improving all of the processes associated with the job. Perform other miscellaneous duties as required or requested. Supervised by Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance & Engineering Manager

Minimum Acceptable Qualifications: High School Diploma, General Equivalence Degree and an Associate’s Degree, completion of technical training program in a maintenance trade equivalent to sixty hours of college credit, or completion of a recognized apprenticeship program in a maintenance trade or a combination of the three is required.

Work experience that represents Maintenance Mechanic 1st Class skill in building trades or related areas requiring extended training and/or experience and considerable practical knowledge in a trade or technical area, or other skills requiring similar levels of training. Skill at this level normally requires six years of experience within the trade.

Skills: Skills in the proper use of test equipment, hand and power tools, diagnosing and trouble-shooting equipment malfunctions and systems failures are required. Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and wiring diagrams. Supervisory skills, ability to motivate others to effective action, and administrative ability are required. Computer literacy is required – advance user of MS Excel, MS Word, MS Access and MS Office project. Experience with a SAP, CMMS system, including data entry and scheduling, is preferred. Team player, owner of basic mechanical and electrical skills. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.

Effort: The ability to lift and transport materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds on a frequent basis and up to 100 pounds on an occasional basis is required. The ability to tolerate prolonged standing and frequent bending, stooping, and reaching on a daily basis is required. The ability to work in confined spaces is required. A full range of physical motion is required in order to operate manual and electrically-powered tools

About the Location (South Gate, CA):

The South Gate, CA plant is a key strategic player in the manufacturing of resilient tile flooring and is one of six US vinyl flooring plants in the division. It employs approximately 120 people working across 3 shifts. The City of South Gate is located just 12 miles southeast of downtown Los Angeles. South Gate is the sixteenth largest city in Los Angeles County and encompasses 7.5 square miles. Incorporated in 1923, South Gate is a blend of residential, commercial, industrial, educational, and cultural worlds. Today, South Gate is in constant motion. The city is continually enhancing its downtown, renewing buildings and public infrastructure, attracting new merchants and customers and promoting a revival of the city's history.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Armstrong Flooring is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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