IDEX Viking Pump General Labor in Cedar Falls, Iowa
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Viking Pump is seeking hardworking individuals who enjoy fast-pace work to join our Machine Shop Production teams in Cedar Falls, IA with shift premiums for 2nd and 3rd shift, and 90-day wage increases. Employees are offered group insurance benefits including medical, dental, and sickness and accident coverage, in addition to pension contributions, 401k retirement savings options and more.
Work across the manufacturing processes to produce pumps with attention to quality and safety.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Makes simple and routine machine repairs.
Performs routine maintenance tasks such as: fills and replaces L.P. Gas tanks, replace worn drive belts, cleans and makes simple adjustments of machinery.
Assists machine maintenance mechanics to move and repair equipment.
Provides routine maintenance on all lift trucks.
Assists any maintenance worker in assigned tasks of electrical, plumbing, carpentry, machine maintenance, etc., including small hand tool repair.
Occasionally required to do work of higher level as a means of preparing for advancement.
Occasionally required to help/assist new or transferred employees
Must exercise proper care of tools and equipment.
Must be able to work mandatory overtime as needed.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High School diploma or equivalent required
Experience in an industrial environment preferred
Drills, arbor press, electric drills, power saws, hoist trucks, moto trucks, and similar or equivalent machines and equipment.
Ladders, drills, taps, small hand tools, all air and hydraulic tools used in plant maintenance and thread chasers.
Measuring tools include tapes, scales, squares, and similar or equivalent tools and equipment.
Any materials used in maintenance department.
WORK ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to lift up to 35 pounds on a regular basis and up to 70 pounds on a periodic basis.
Stand for extended periods of time up to 10 hours per day.
Ability to move within office and manufacturing complex and write by hand and/or type.
Ability to communicate by speech and hearing via phone and in person.
Visual acuity needed for close detail work and computer use.
Exposed to any number of elements, but none continuously present to the extent of being disagreeable.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).
Business Unit: Viking Pump
Job Segment: FMT Fluid & Metering Technologies