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Reliability Tech C - D Shift - Night Shift (8 PM to 8 AM)

Company: Shaw Industries, Inc.
Location: Decatur
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job Title

Reliability Tech C - D Shift - Night Shift (8 PM to 8 AM)

Position Overview


To maintain and ensure the capacity of equipment assets in assigned areas of responsibility that impact optimal efficiencies at the lowest reasonable cost.


Execution of assigned tasks and duties with a focus on:

1. Safe work practices

2. High quality, precision work with a customer service orientation in support of "Great Products & Service"

3. Adherence to standards and best practice application acquired through training and work experience

4. Learn and grow in the knowledge of maintenance practices and equipment performance, understanding their impact on manufacturing processes and business objectives

5. Provide feedback on job assignment needs and improvement opportunities with peers and leadership


1. Maintain manufacturing process and support equipment to highest, reasonable performance levels to include mechanical systems including, but not limited to:

--- Power transmission components - bearings, pulleys/sheaves, shafts/rollers, couplings, sprockets, chains, belts, motors, and gearboxes.

--- Conveyance systems - product/process related, as well as those tied to utilities such as steam, water, air, electricity, etc. which could include pumps, piping, etc.

--- Mechanical control systems - including related hydraulic & pneumatic elements

2. Troubleshoot and execute repairs of equipment causing or contributing to safety, quality, downtime/productivity opportunities, and issues

--------------------- Communicate findings, identify potential causes, and correct steps to operations and maintenance leadership

3. Execute proactive maintenance plans on assigned equipment to include:

--- Preventive Maintenance (PM) - inspection & measurement of equipment components for proper function, including replacement of components on pre-defined schedules and lubrication

--- Predictive Maintenance (PdM) - inspection, and measurement, with a focus on data collection with PdM tools related to equipment performance

--- Condition Maintenance (CM) - repair and replacement of components identified as requiring attention through PM & PdM activities based on detailed job plans

4. Execute assigned or scheduled work orders in support of projects and process improvement (PI) efforts identified as critical to business objectives

5. Assist Reliability Tech B's, A's, and Leads in the installation and removal of general mechanical systems


--- Safety practices - LOTO, Confined Space, PPE, PIT, Fall Protection, Hoisting & Rigging, and Hot Work

--- Calculator and Computer application - work order documentation, parts requisitioning

--- Measurement units, techniques, and application of appropriate tools

--- Math skills to include

o Arithmetic

o Application of formulas such as area, volume, etc.

o Conversion of measurement units

--- Ability to read and interpret mechanical and electrical schematics and make simple sketches

--- Identification and proper use of tools, focused on selection of the right tool for work assignment application

--- Proper storage and handling techniques for lubricants

--- Power transmission component types, terms, operation, and maintenance

--- Plumbing/piping conveyance system types, terms, operation, and maintenance

--- Precision alignment techniques for indirectly coupled elements, including laser alignment

--- Basic troubleshooting of mechanical systems

--- Common cause failure modes and correction of mechanical systems


--- Work Standards

--- Solve Problems

--- Build Customer Satisfaction

--- Collaborate

Work Shift

12 Hr rotating shift, Hrs fall to in punch day, Act Calendar, shift starts PM, days change only

Shaw Industries is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

Keywords: Shaw Industries, Inc., Chattanooga , Reliability Tech C - D Shift - Night Shift (8 PM to 8 AM), Other , Decatur, Tennessee

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