UPS Plant Engineering Maintenance Mechanic FT - Tacoma in Tacoma, Washington

UPS is currently hiring for Plant Engineering Electrical/Belt Maintenance Mechanic positions. This position is responsible for a broad range of maintenance activities that are performed to keep a UPS package handling facility operating efficiently and effectively. The work is sometimes fast-paced and requires routine interaction with other hub employees. Ideal candidate must be available to work 2nd or 3rd shift. This is a 24 x 7 operation. A possibility of weekend work. This position requires hands on electrical experience including control circuits and welding. An assessment will be given to assess electrical, welding and other maintenance skills.

Major work activities for this position include:

  • Troubleshooting, adjusting, and replacing AC and DC electrical equipment such as batteries, control stations, fuses, motor starters, relays, switches, timers, servo driven equipment, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), photo electrical devices, transducers, Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) and encoders.

  • Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing mechanical components such as motors, reducers, drive chains, sprockets, sheaves, pulleys, rollers, conveyor belts, bearings, and transfer plates.

  • Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing pneumatic equipment such as diverters, air compressors, lubricators, hoses, and coils.

  • Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing and/or replacing hydraulic equipment such as hoses, fittings, cylinders, and pumps.

  • Welding equipment such as hand rails, conveyor supports, package handling equipment, carts, and grading.

  • Performing preventive maintenance inspections of plant equipment such as conveyors, bulk carts, and power industrial equipment.

UPS is an equal opportunity employer – race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity

Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE

Category: Operations

Requisition Number: 132201

Location: Tacoma,Washington