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Maintenance Technician in Tacoma, WA at Lineage Logistics

Date Posted: 5/11/2018

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About Lineage Logistics:

Lineage Logistics is a warehousing and logistics partner committed to delivering sophisticated, customized, and dependable cold chain solutions to leading food, retail, agriculture, and distribution companies. We serve customers who put a premium on excellence and reliability to ensure our nation’s food supply is handled, stored and delivered safely and securely through the entire supply chain.

Your Career Starts Here!

Lineage is currently searching for a Maintenance Technician to join our growing team! The ideal candidate is self-motivated, takes personal pride in their work, and is safety minded. Potential Team Members must be focused on delivering consistent, high-quality services at all times.

Responsible for performing routine building maintenance tasks. Performance of building maintenance tasks in one or more fields (e.g. carpentry; electrical; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); plumbing, etc.); Perform general cleaning. Perform other tasks as assigned.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Inspects buildings and other structures to determine functional systems and detect malfunctions and needed repair making notes and recommendations using a pre‐established check sheet.
  • Performs minor electrical maintenance to include but not be limited to replacement or repair of fixtures (e.g. wall switches and outlets, incandescent and fluorescent bulbs and tubes, ballast, sockets, fuses, minor appliances, cords, etc.) using appropriate hand, power, and specialty tools.
  • Performs minor plumbing maintenance (e.g. replacement or repair of leaks in drains and faucets, unclogging of drains, trenching and laying new lines, replacing drain hoses on washers and similar devices, etc.).
  • Performs minor painting, carpentry and masonry work (e.g. preparing surfaces and using brush, sprayer, or roller to apply paints, stains, and varnishes, hanging doors, fitting locks, and handles, etc.).
  • Reconfigures, installs, positions, and remounts modular offices and space (e.g. furniture, wall panels, work surfaces, storage bins, lighting, file cabinets, etc.) to accommodate user needs and maximize office space using various hand, power and specialty tools, dollies and hand trucks.
  • Prepares the surfaces and paints various structures and equipment (e.g. walls, refrigerators, evaporative coolers, floors, roofs, doors, restroom facilities, etc.) to preserve wood and metal parts from corrosion and maintain a safe, comfortable working environment using various painting equipment and related tools (e.g. sprayers, rollers, brushes, thinners, etc.).
  • Clean rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, parking lots, and other work areas.
  • Order parts and maintain required documents.
  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Job Requirements

  • Completion of elementary school education.
  • Two years working experience in facility maintenance.
  • Basic understanding of electrical, plumbing and carpentry is a plus.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English fluently.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be customer service oriented.
  • Ability to meet or exceed the company’s attendance and punctuality standards.
  • Ability to evaluate objectively, fairly, and consistently.
  • Ability to use common tools.
  • Ability to understand and follow directions as given.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Use miscellaneous office equipment (e.g. calculators, typewriters, computers, FAX machines, copiers, etc.).

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Color vision
  • Hearing
  • Ability to push minimum 100 pounds (power cleaning appliances); ability to lift minimum 50 pounds (trash and supplies).
  • Ability to climb ladder and step ladder.
  • Bending at the waist, sitting, kneeling, laying horizontally, climbing, walking, etc., as job may require.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:

  • Extreme heat or cold
  • Hearing
  • Lifting or pushing up to 50 pounds
  • Noise level which may, at times, require normal hearing protection in the form of earplugs.
  • Heights (RHVAC instructors/ lab assistants only)
  • Electricity
  • Lubricating fluids, cleaning solvents, batteries, etc.
  • Cleaning fluids normally used in custodial duties
  • Paints and solvents

Benefits:

Lineage provides safe, stable, reliable work environments, competitive pay, excellent Health and Dental benefits, 401K, and Paid Time Off and Sick Days.

Successful candidates will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug screen, and background check. 

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