Facilities Maintenance Technician

Location:  Columbus, US

The Hirschvogel Group is among the most successful manufacturers of forged steel and aluminum parts. More than 6,000 employees worldwide produce forged parts and components for the automotive industry and its system suppliers. At our plant in Columbus, Ohio/USA more than 300 employees manufacture automotive parts in large-series production by means of forging and machining.



Goals of established post:

The position hilder will be responsible for repairing and maintaining all facilties and any facilties/manufacturing supporting equipement by carrying out sustainable planned andbeakdown maintenance based work, based on the assigned task by the superior. 


Task Profile:  

  • Adherence to fereal and lcoal law regulations, internal polices and other applicable rules including ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001 and ISO 18001 requirements
  • The candidate has information about the existing quality, environment and work safety guidelines and only perform activities within the framework of his qualification or assignment
  • Carry out maintenance work (Facilities and facilities/manufacturing supporting equipment, such as HVAC, cooling circuits, cooling towers, heat exchangers,...)
  • This position holder will be responsible for the execuiting all types of maintenace related activities, such as, but not limited to mechnical and electrical tasks.
  • Execute all mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electricial activities for retrofitting and new equipment as per company guidelines. 
  • Implement equpement improvements assigned by the superior
  • Conduct the periodic examination on the assigned equipment strictly based on the standard task list and also give the feedback based on amy abnormal findings in writing.  
  • Escalate safety related issues to the supervisor and department Manager immediately by E-mail or in writing
  • Assisting the supervisor with any root cause analysis related tasks
  • Support production durig start up aftger any compled maintenance activity
  • Any issue, PM findings and repairs will need to be documented as instructed
  • Follow and implement 5S rules as per company standards in designated areas
  • Use the standard company system (SAP, MPDV, MS Office, etc) and rules to document and analysis
  • The position is planned fo a dedicated shift on regular hours, but will include over time, as well as working on different shifts and on weekends as needed



If you have any questions please contact Rhonda McMorris and we look forward to receiving your online application.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.