Western Filament Inc. Maintenance Mechanic - Lead in Grand Junction, Colorado

This company is a leading manufacturer of braided, twisted, andcoated synthetic fiber products used globally in the aerospace, industrialand recreational industries. Our reputation for quality and customer servicehas been the foundation of our relationship with our customers.We have an immediate opening for a maintenance mechanic-lead. This person willbe responsible for preventative maintenance and repair of a wide variety ofproduction equipment. If you are the right person you will give direction andsupport to a small team of mechanics in addition to working directly with ourmachinery to ensure it is efficiently producing the best quality productpossible. If you have a "fix it right,once" mindset, we want to talk to you!Qualifications: - Reliable and Self starting. - Good problem solving skills. - Basic computer skills(write basic procedures, order materials, etc.). - Experience with/knowledge of low voltage electrical systems. - Understanding of PLC input and output signals and how they relate to machine operation (not PLC coding). - Experience with/knowledge of pneumatic systems. - Experience with/knowledge of 220/480 circuits a bonus. - Ability to interface with a variety of people.Education: - High School Graduate or GED - Associate Degree or Certificate in one of the following areaspreferred: - Electronics Technician - Machining - Manufacturing Supervision - Manufacturing Technology: Liberal Arts - Process Systems Technology1st Shift Position: 6:00AM-4:30PM, Monday - ThursdayThe employer offers a comprehensive benefits package including companypaid health and life insurance, optional dental and vision programs, 401ksavings plan with employer matching contributions, paid holidays and paidvacation. In addition, we have reward programs for perfect attendance andwellness. We also have a company wide incentive bonus program that rewardsour team quarterly for meeting key business goals. We could not be successfulwithout our great team and to show our appreciation we provide free coffee atbreaks, birthday and anniversary cards, monthly birthday cakes, years ofservice recognition luncheon, periodic barbeques, and an annual Christmasparty.