Wayfair Careers

Maintenance Technician

Perris, CA
Supply Chain & Logistics - Warehousing/Distribution


Job Description

Maintenance Technician III

The Maintenance Technician (FST) III will lead other service technicians, design solutions for difficult problems, will lead outside contractors, be on call for emergencies, handle multiple projects, and meet timelines.

A successful candidate in this role will accomplish the following:

  • Maintain and troubleshoot all conveyor systems, electrical and mechanical
  • Lead and audit Preventative Maintenance procedures/ practices
  • Develop training plans for service technicians
  • Develop work plan for emergency repair of critical assets.
  • 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
  • Create and close Work Orders with appropriate data, to include labor hours, equipment maintenance, and parts used into asset management system
  • Conduct maintenance and higher level troubleshooting of robotics and robotic work cells
  • Troubleshoot PLC programs including using ladder logic, 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
  • Maintain and troubleshoot power distribution systems, branch circuits, lighting systems, transformers, and wiring methods and materials up to 480V
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships across all levels of the organization
  • Develop work plan for emergency repair of critical assets. Work plan to include coordinating with operations, locating parts/tools for repair, scheduling time with equipment, etc.


Physical Demands (Must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation):

 

  • 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 and around area with great frequency; facilities are over a quarter mile in length
  • Ability to climb ladders and gangways safely and without limitation
  • Dexterity in eye/hand coordination, feet (foot pedals), manual (picking, pinching, holding, grasping), and wrist motion (repetitive flexion/rotation)
  • Working conditions may include small spaces, dust, fumes/odors, hot/cold temperatures, inside/outside noise, vibration, standing on concrete for long hours and wet or uneven surfaces
  • Must be able to stand/walk for up to 10-12 hours


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)
  • PC competency, Word & Excel and Windows OS
  • Experience in the following areas:
    • Automated conveyors systems and controls
    • Electrical and electronic principles
    • Preventative maintenance procedures
    • Blueprint and schematic reading
    • Industrial electrical
    • Industrial controls
    • Industrial Electronics
    • Programmable Logic Control (PLC) programs
    • National Electrical Code (NEC)
    • Work order management


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree from a vocational school or college with a focus in the Mechanical or Electrical field
  • 4 years apprenticeship or equivalent experience in the Mechanical or Electrical field
  • Previous leadership and/or management experience
  • Previous experience in vendor management
  • Experience with robotic maintenance

 

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.

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Requisition ID: 21724