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Maintenance Technician

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Date: Nov 27, 2021

Location: Stuarts Draft, VA, US

Company: Hollister Incorporated

We Make Life More Rewarding and Dignified



This position is responsible for the repair and maintenance of machines and process as well as meeting the Maintenance Team and Plant goals.



  • Repair and maintain equipment through preventive and predictive maintenance or restoration procedures
  • Interface with machine shop for repairs as necessary
  • Diagnose machine problems independently and in teams, by utilizing advanced troubleshooting skills, escalate to appropriate resources to resolve issues
  • Work to support equipment improvement projects
  • Must hand off issues to oncoming shifts and receive hand offs from prior shift
  • Reduce equipment downtime through data analysis, optimizing preventive maintenance procedures, eliminating recurring issues and identifying training opportunities
  • Reduce cost through data analysis, identify frequent failure parts or failures of processes and interfaces with engineering or the appropriate resource to resolve issues
  • Read and interpret blueprints, electrical, and pneumatic drawings for repair needs or to construct new equipment
  • Keep current with lower level skills and work toward completion of all 4M requirements
  • Participate in team functions such as engagement roles, continuous improvement, communication and train others
  • Perform other duties as directed by Team Leader


Essential Functions of the Role:

  • Must communicate clearly and effectively with team members, operators, and management.
  • Document work accurately and comprehensively
  • Must troubleshoot process and equipment failures independently
  • Safely utilize shop tools such as drill press, band saw, arbor press, hydraulic press, table saw, bench grinder, sander, as well as, basic hand tools to complete tasks as assigned.
  • Must be able to measure tooling and product to specification using rulers, calipers, micrometers, snap gages and general measurement tools
  • Accomplish tasks as assigned such as; assembly, disassembly, cleaning, refurbishment, organizing, modification of equipment
  • Must use the computerized maintenance management system for work direction, logging of work, managing parts acquisition, and documentation of machine and work information
  • Must use the PC for email communication and training
  • Must analyze maintenance data to identify cost and downtime improvement opportunities
  • Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts, specifically night shift


Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years of previous maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Two (2) year Electrical/Electronics Degree preferred
  • Electro-mechanical maintenance skills
  • Associate’s Degree in relevant field will be considered equivalent to 4 years of experience
  • Journeyman level apprenticeship in a related field


 Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be eligible to legally work in the United States
  • Appropriate verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be willing to adapt work schedule as needed under specific circumstances

Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops,manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and critical care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, it has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in nearly 80 countries. Hollister is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Firm of John Dickinson Schneider Inc (JDS Inc), a 100 year old company. Hollister is guided by the shared Mission of JDS Inc, to make life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services.  www.Hollister.com 

Hollister is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Job Req ID: 29371

Nearest Major Market: Charlottesville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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