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Brewster Plastics Inc. Basic Maintenance Assistant in Patterson, New York

Job Description: Applicant's main responsible is to assisting Plant Manager with all internal and all external plant maintenance on all types of equipment, molds and plant facilities layout.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Including and not limited to the following. All job duties may and will change to fit the need of our business model.

Basic Maintenance Assistant is responsible for cleaning all equipment and all types of machines as well as our production floor area.
Basic Maintenance Assistant is responsible for ensuring that our facility is cleaned, organized and in a good operating condition. Their responsibilities include the cleaning of our building and rooms.

Basic Maintenance Assistant is to Assist the Plant Manager with general maintenance, as well as limited preventative maintenance of selected equipment within our building grounds.

Basic Maintenance Assistant is responsible for maintaining and storing customer molds/equipment. The job requires the cleaning of equipment as well as the molds after every production run. Basic Maintenance Assistant plays a key role within our Preventive Maintenance Program.

Basic Maintenance Assistant is responsible for keeping our mold storeage area clean and organized. They are also responsible for maintaining the documents assigned to this area.

Basic Maintenance Assistant is responsible for Preparing the molds/equipment/mold core inserts for transport by boxing and/or strapping item to a pallet.

Basic Maintenance Assistant completes monthly fire extinguisher inspection/inventory as well as documenting this monthly inspection.

Review and troubleshoot all maintenance related issues with our Plant Manager, concerning facilities management (i.e. roof repairs, etc.)

OSHA Forklift Certification, Not required at the time of hire, please note Forklift Certification if you have already obtained one.


High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) 2 - 4 Years work experience, related in basic plant maintenance. Experience with basic mechanical machinery and plumbing operations essential with at least 2 - 5 of experience in repair and maintenance.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: The ability to communicate effectively through written and vocal instruction.
This position does not require the use of a computer

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to add, subtracts, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to solve practical mechanical and plumbing problems as well as the mechanical malfunctions on production equipment and facilities equipment

While performing the duties of this above stated job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The employee is frequently required to walk our Production Floor: use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The Employee must have the ability to work in a manufacturing factory setting.

The Employee must maintain strong safety awareness at all times and follow all OSHA safety guidelines.

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