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Journeyman Machine Repair


Wilson, NC, US

Job ID:  26281
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  5874
Talent Area:  Manufacturing

Primary Function:

To inspect, repair, replace, install, adjust and maintain glass forming machines and related equipment.


Tools and Equipment:

Drill press, power saw, chain fall, arc and oxy-acetylene cutting and welding equipment, portable drill and grinder, measuring instruments such as micrometers and dial indicators, hand tools, lathe, mill.



Glassware forming machines and related equipment, parts, components, structural shapes, etc.


Supervised By:

Machine Repair Manager


Direction Exercised:



Working Procedures:

1. Inspects glass forming machines and related equipment.
2. Determines cause of breakdowns, repairing or replacing defective parts or components.
3. Assists in job changes as required.
4. Installs new machines or equipment and adjusts and maintains existing units to ensure operation to specifications.
5. Performs temporary repairs to equipment, causing minimum delay to production when required.
6. Disassembles, repairs and adjusts equipment.
7. Lubricates machines.
8. Performs preventive maintenance work.
9. Maintains inventory of machine parts and related equipment in storeroom.
10. Maintains proper operation of hot end coating equipment.
11. Maintains safety and good housekeeping in work areas.
12. Performs other work as required by supervisor.

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh
Nearest Secondary Market: Rocky Mount