Wayfair Careers

2nd Shift Maintenance Technician

Lancaster, TX
Supply Chain & Logistics - Warehousing/Distribution


Job Description

Facility Service Technician

Job Description

The Service Tech will have the ability to lead other service technicians, design solutions for difficult problems, able to manage outside contractors, be on call for emergencies, ability to handle multiple projects and daily activities, and meet time lines. Develop plans on how to accomplish departmental and distribution goals.

Responsibilities will include:
• Maintain and troubleshoot all conveyor systems, electrical and mechanical
• Manage training plans for service technicians
• Manage Preventive Maintenance programs
• Ability to install, maintain, and troubleshoot relay logic, ladder diagrams, control components-- photo eyes, motor starters, relays, limit switches, proximity sensors, timers, solenoids, Servo drives, frequency inverters, linear drives, tachs, and encoders
• PLC programs, ability to troubleshoot ladder logic (read use for troubleshooting), components (CPU back plains, I/O boards, counters, modules, and devices) and communications modules (Ethernet)
• Mentor technicians by motivating, providing guidance and directions to help them achieve their goals
• Develop and maintain a good working relationships across all levels in the organization
• Ability to provide enriched feedback to enhance individual performance
Physical Demands:
• Lift and move totes up to 49 pounds each
• Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head
• Occasionally push and pull wheeled dollies loaded with products up to 100 pounds during site visits
• Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists
• Walking in the FC/DC and around area with great frequency; facilities are over a quarter mile in length
• Ability to climb ladders and gangways safely and without limitation
• Ability to work in construction /distribution environments that may be noisy, unlit, unheated, not air-conditioned
• Continual standing and/or walking an average of 5 miles daily
• Able to access all areas of building (ascending and descending ladders, stairs, etc.)

Operation Support & Customer Service:
• Promoting and conduct good housekeeping practices
• Dedicated to supporting production by working in a safe, customer focused manner
• Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric

Key words: PLC, motor control, VFD, AC/DC, conveyor, Allen Bradley, ladder logic, photo eyes, gearboxes, industrial electrician, industrial mechanic, Maintenance Technician, Automation Technician

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
· High school diploma or equivalent • Ability to work all days and shifts, including overtime (24 hours a day, 7 days a week operation, including holidays)
·Experience and proficiency in the following areas:
· Automated conveyors systems and controls
· Electrical and electronic principles
· Blueprint and electrical schematic reading
· Knowledge of CMMS programs
· Preventative maintenance procedures
· Industrial electricity
· Industrial controls
· Industrial Conveyor Systems
· PLC programs
· Industrial PC literacy
· Knowledge of N.E.C.

Preferred Qualifications
· Degree from a vocational school or college with a focus in the Mechanical or Electrical field or
· 4 years apprenticeship or equivalent experience in the Mechanical or Electrical field
· Able to manage, lead, and influence others on the team
· Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize many different projects and workload
· Ability to work independently
· Ability to communicate effectively, (written and verbally) with peers, management, contractors and vendors
· Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric
· Leadership experience/aptitude, ability to mentor and develop training plans for other service technicians

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes – from product discovery to final delivery.

The Wayfair family of sites includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
  • Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home décor and furnishings

Wayfair generated $4.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 7,700 people.

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.

Tag: SCL-WD
Requisition ID: 29435