Waterloo Works Factory Skilled: Building Repair and Maintenance

  • John Deere
  • Waterloo Works, IA
  • Apr 01, 2021

Job Description

**Waterloo Works Factory Building Repair and Maintenance** **Primary Function:** Plans and performs carpentry or steel work in constructing, repairing and maintaining factory buildings and equipment in a team environment. **Types of Machines, Tools and Equipment Used or Operated:** Stationary or portable power equipment, various hand tools, measuring instruments, ladders, hand trucks. **Requirements:** + 2 years of millwright or ironwork experience + 2 years of experience reading and working with blueprints/drawings + 2 years of experience laying out, fabricating, and repairing steel structures + 1 year of experience setting up and using cutting torches **Job Details:** Work is not closely supervised. Employees are required to maintain a safe work environment. Details are dependent on duties assigned but in general consist of the following: + Works from prints, sketches, shop orders or verbal instructions. + Plans, obtains material and performs carpentry or steel work in constructing, repairing and maintaining factory buildings and equipment such as the following: + Constructs, installs and/or repairs buildings, shop and office partitions, framing doors, office furniture, scaffolding, wooden hand forms, fixtures, trolley tracks, conveyors and foundry equipment, monorails, switches, and supporting steel work. + Constructs and repairs plaster, masonry, concrete or wood buildings including foundations and framing. + Installs and maintains bench vises, fixtures, hoists, steel racks, guard rails and benches. + Repairs and renews window sash. + Constructs and repairs non-powered trucks, trailers and skids. + Constructs shoring for excavations, repairs roofs, repairs elevator floors and gates. + Installs and repairs weighing scales, jib cranes and equipment balancing units. + May direct the work of other team members. + Lubricates, sharpens and cleans equipment. + Cleans work area and performs other miscellaneous duties inherent to the job. May also perform duties such as the following in addition to the duties listed above: + Does some finish work on office furniture. + Installs and repairs locks and fits keys. + Pours and finishes concrete. + Unloads, loads and moves material and equipment as required incidental to work being performed. **JohnDeere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to, among otherthings, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as aqualified individual with disability.**