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AFBAmerican Foundation®
for the Blind

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Maintenance Tech


Posted: 3/30/2018

Duties include but are not limited to:

Set up, adjust, program and maintain all machines
1. Perform preventative and emergency maintenance on all production machinery
2. Change machines and check oil levels daily
3. Mechanic must have the ability to adjust existing programs and create new ones
4. Must be able to read and comprehend customer specification and quality requirements
5. Maintain preventative maintenance database, labor, parts, vendors, etc.
6. Repair, modify, adjust and calibrate incorrectly functioning machinery in accordance with predetermined standards
7. Test equipment after the repair has been made
8. Assess performance problems and take appropriate corrective action
9. Must be able to work independently in locating parts and services
10. Maintain good housekeeping standards for tool cribs and supplies and tools

Job Specifications and requirements:

1. High school diploma or the equivalent preferred
2. Must possess a valid driver’s license and own vehicle insurance
3. Experience in electronics necessary
4. Ability to use hand, power, and other tools
5. Knowledge of OSHA Standards
6. Knowledge of other Industrial machinery in the plant a plus
7. Ability to lift at least 35 pounds, reaches over shoulder, stoop down, and bend down
8. Ability to read and write
9. Knowledge of basic math
10. Ability to diagnose and correct equipment

Louisiana Association for the Blind (LAB) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LAB does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, religion, national origin, disability veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. LAB is a drug free work place.

Applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.

Louisiana Association for the Blind
1826 Claiborne Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71103
Monday – Friday: 7 A.M. until 3:30 P.M.

Contact: Yolanda Lars

Phone: (318) 635-6471 ext. 224

Fax: (888) 831-2308



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