Barnes & Noble Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift in Reno, Nevada

Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift

Location

NV-Reno

Classification

Full-Time

Description

Lead troubleshooting, repair and maintaining equipment and facility including all conveyor equipment, electrical motor controls, motors, gear reducers, pneumatic and hydraulic controls and other equipment to keep the machinery and facility operating efficiently with minimum down-time. Work independently and assist in training fellow team members, and maintenance helpers.

Essential Functions

•Learning ability for new tasks and technology

•Training Maintenance Helpers to develop and expand their skills in maintenance and repair functions.

•Reads basic blueprints and schematics.

•Train employees to work safely, protect company assets and promote corporate safety policies.

•Perform and record preventative maintenance on machines and systems.

•Responds and leads service calls to address repairs and safety issues.

•Exposure to working at heights and use of ladders, Man lifts, Forklifts, Carts while following safety guidelines when these conditions are present.

•Exposure to moving mechanical parts, caustic chemicals, fumes, airborne particles, extreme heat or cold, and outside weather conditions, and consistently follows safety guidelines when these conditions are present.

•Repetitive body movement and the ability to stand for long periods of time and to lift, push, and pull a minimum of 50 lbs.

Qualifications

•Education and/or Experience:

•Proficient in the area of mechanical and electrical motor controls troubleshooting.

•Advanced knowledge of proper terminology, hardware and repairs parts.

•Must have working knowledge of material handling equipment and conveyor maintenance.

•Must have 5+ years experience in a maintenance background or vocational training.

•Knowledge of Electrical and HVAC and ability to work on electrical motor control circuits up to 480vac.

•Excellent organizational and documentation skills and practice safe work habits.

•Ability to follow directions and work independently and as a team member.

•Ability to work a flexible schedule and work overtime as necessary to support 24 x 7 operation.

•Ability to read diagrams and follow multiple instructions.

Barnes & Noble is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.