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Employment Opportunities

Posted: 01/24/2024 • SCF254


Plant 1 - 801 Division St. Sioux City, IA

Division: Office • Supervisor: Adam Galinsky

Employment Type: Full Time • Shift: Day

Job Description: Sioux City Foundry Co. has been in business over 150 years with the aim to be the region's leading quality supplier of metal products and services. We are in fact growing, and we want you to be a part of it! We are looking for an individual to work on machines and facilitate preventative maintenance within our Sioux City Plant. This position will1st shift framework of 5a.m. to 1:30 p.m. schedule Monday thru Friday and some Saturdays as needed. Must be able to: •Repair or replace defective equipment parts using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.  •Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.  •Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, and perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.  •Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.  •Assemble, install and/or repair wiring, electrical and electronic components, pipe systems and plumbing, machinery, and equipment.  •Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, and parts catalogs as necessary.  •Inspect, operate, and test machinery and equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions.  •Record maintenance and repair work performed and the costs of the work.  •Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.  •Dismantle devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, using hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools.  •Plan and lay out repair work using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maintenance manuals, and schematic diagrams.  •Order parts, supplies, and equipment from catalogs and suppliers, or obtain them from storerooms.  •Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments, using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.  •Paint and repair roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall, and other parts of building structures.  •Operate cutting torches or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.  •Align and balance new equipment after installation.  •Inspect used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements, using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.  •Set up and operate machine tools to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs and fixtures, and tools.  •Maintain and repair specialized equipment and machinery found in cafeterias, laundries, hospitals, stores, offices, and factories.  •Fabricate and repair counters, benches, partitions, and other wooden structures such as sheds and outbuildings.  •Estimate repair costs.  •Lay brick to repair and maintain buildings, walls, arches and other structures.  •Grind and reseat valves, using valve-grinding machines.  •Perform other tasks as assigned.  •Ability to work with instruments, controls, motors, power tools, power transmission, conveyors, lighting and other production equipment.  •Perform other tasks as assigned. 

Required Experience: Mechanical knowledge, electrical experience and manufacturing background is a plus. Pay is based off of experience.

Other Job Requirements:

Education Level Required: High School Diploma

Years of Experience Required: 2 Years

Pay Rate: Hourly

Required Documents:

For more information, or questions regarding this position, please contact our Recruiting.

Jessica Christiansen



Sioux City Foundry Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Must be able to pass a drug screen and physical.