Scot Forge Company Furnace Technician in Franklin Park, Illinois
Scot Forge is seeking a talented individual to successfully troubleshoot, install, build and perform traditional condition-based maintenance requirements. This position will require an employee to learn new skills and may be asked to work in various roles, departments, shifts and locations.
Maintain equipment to the standards set forth by internal procedures specifications.
Maintain knowledge of process through training, perform scheduled observations, and provide quality feedback in order to promote safer work behaviors and conditions.
Diagnose combustion, electrical, and other equipment problems using a variety of test procedures.
Dismantle combustion, electrical, and other equipment, replace defective parts, reassemble, and test.
Work from quality procedures, customer specifications, industry specifications, machine manuals, and instructions from Group Leader, Supervisor, and Service Technicians.
Understand and work with wiring diagrams and schematics.
Install and modify equipment in accordance with code requirements.
Perform calibrations, tuning, and preventive maintenance as required by specifications and procedures
Maintain accurate documentation of tests and calibrations and prepare appropriate reports
Update test and testing procedures in training manuals and computer programs
Perform preventative maintenance
Communicate production and equipment problems to appropriate team members
Assist in the installation of refractory’s and setup cure out of castable refractory’s
Understand and follow the Scot Forge quality policy.
Work in cooperation with all fellow employee owners to sustain a strong team atmosphere
Associates Degree in Advanced Manufacturing (Electrical/Mechanical), from an accredited Technical College or Industrial Mechanical Certificate
2 years maintenance experience to include strong mechanical and electrical skills
Use of forklift, manlift and cranes
Use of electrical/electronic test instruments (PLC’s welder, saws, common hand tools)
We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans encouraged to apply.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled