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Mechanic I - Wknd Nights

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Rockford, IL 61106
Job Description

Job Description:

Job Summary:

The Maintenance Mechanic I is an experienced mechanic capable of safely and independently repairing most of the equipment in the RDC. The focus of the maintenance team is to keep equipment in the RDC fully operational when needed. The Mechanic I is able to prioritize tasks, plan their work, determine the type of repair needed, obtain or order the appropriate spare parts, and execute the repair. This person is capable of mentoring a Maintenance Utility, but also seeks assistance from a Mechanic II or the Maintenance Coach when needed. A successful performer can be promoted to Mechanic II.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities :

+ Maintain appropriate certification as required by state and local regulations

+ Determine safety precautions and requirements for task

+ Prepare worksite; Perform lock-out/tag-out

+ Gather tools and spare parts for task

+ Use tools safely; check condition of tools prior to using; use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)

+ Evaluate condition of equipment; determine spare parts needed and repair effort required; recognize potential for breakdown in near future and take pre-emptive action

+ Plan work and execute task· Mentor Maintenance Utility; use as assistant if appropriate

+ Seek assistance from a more experienced mechanic if needed

+ Leave worksite in good condition

+ Turn in unused spare parts

+ Document condition of equipment as found, work performed, spare parts used, and any other applicable information

+ Enter data into 7I system (computerized maintenance management system); close out work orders and Preventative Maintenance (PM) requests

+ Inform next shift of remaining work

+ Provide status of incomplete tasks bridging the two shifts

+ Demonstrate positive and effective communications with maintenance customers

+ Attend and participate in training as scheduled; learn about the systems and repair methods in the following areas, and become proficient in these areas: o Conveyor systems, controls , and subsystemso Industrial Electrical Systems

Minimum Qualifications

+ High school diploma or GED equivalent with at least 2 years related maintenance experience

+ Comfortable working at tall heights

+ Able to operate various maintenance and operations vehicles and equipment

+ Able to see objects and discriminate color

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Welding and fabrication skills/certifications

+ Electrical work certification or high voltage work certification

+ Technical school graduate preferred

Job ID: 1770646BR

Line of Business: Supply Chain

Job Category: Supply Chain

Department: LWS_SCH_DC Building Maintenance

Employment Type I: Regular

Employment Type II: Full time

Location #: 1440

Location Name: Rockford, IL

EEO Statement:

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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