Target Job Openings – Maintenance Technician

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Job Description:

As an Engineering & Facilities Maintenance Technician 2 (MT2), you will assist in the installation, maintenance, and repair of automated material handling equipment and ensure high equipment availability rates. You will use preventive and predictive maintenance processes, and rapidly troubleshoot equipment breakdowns and quickly restore equipment to service to support the successful operation of the supply chain facility. You will work with other Target service technicians to solve problems, validate quality of work for outside specialty contractors, work with building leaders to optimize material handling equipment, and meet aggressive time lines. You will collaborate with Maintenance Technician 3’s and Senior Systems Engineers to perform Root Cause Analysis for equipment failures.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reset, repair, or replace adjustable components (belts, chains, cables) and wearing components (guides, bearings, wheels, rollers, pulleys)
  • Utilize handheld devices and asset management system mobile apps to create and close Work Orders with appropriate data (labor hours, downtime, problem/cause/remedy, and parts used)
  • Follow appropriate safety procedures and use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while maintaining equipment (Lock Out/Tag Out, Arc Flash, etc.), and ensure a safe work environment by eliminating potential equipment safety hazards
  • Assist with basic electronics/ Programmable Logic Controls troubleshooting
  • Maintain and troubleshoot all electrical and mechanical aspects of Material Handling Equipment (MHE) on site, including conveyor systems, sortation, robotics, or Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (ASRS)
  • Maintain and troubleshoot motors, photo eyes, relays, proximity sensors, solenoids, motor starters, tachometers, encoders, etc.
  • Use appropriate job plans, procedures, and manuals
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships across all levels of the organization
  • Clean, lubricate, and calibrate equipment
  • Conduct maintenance and basic troubleshooting of all types of industrial robots
  • Adjust scanners, cameras, field buses, scales and printer applicators

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours
  • Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces
  • Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head
  • Walking within and around the site with great frequency
  • PC competency and ability to use mobile apps on handheld devices
  • Full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists, eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals), manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)
  • Familiar with wiring diagrams, symbols and electrical measuring
  • Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each
  • Ability to climb ladders and gangways safely and without limitation, and work off platforms and equipment at significant heights

Qualification & Experience:

  • 2+ years apprenticeship or equivalent experience in the Mechanical or Electrical field
  • Experience with automated conveyor systems and controls
  • Experience with robotic operation/ maintenance
  • Experience with Material Handling Equipment (MHE) safety standards
  • Degree from a vocational school or college with a focus in the Mechanical or Electrical field

Job Details:

Company: Target

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Midlothian, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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