Luminit LLC is a leading provider of optics for lighting, automotive, and display applications.  Luminit is looking for a Maintenance Technician to help maintain capital equipment. This includes preventive maintenance, repairs and equipment upgrades.  Job training will be provided. We are looking for mechanically inclined candidates who are creative, energetic team players and who excel in a fast-paced, hands-on environment.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform preventative maintenance on production equipment

  • Repair all production equipment as needed

  • Perform breakdown analysis

  • Perform general housekeeping

  • Upgrade production lines with new equipment/technology

  • Work with outside contractors working on assigned line

  • Comply with GMP, safety, and audit standards

  • After training, work independently under limited supervision

  • Maintain documentation of work schedule and work tasks completed

Skills and Experience

  • 18 years or older

  • Pass the drug test; Pass the background check

  • Machine shop experience would be a plus

  • Pass technical assessment addressing job-critical maintenance knowledge areas

  • Experience with mechanical systems (e.g., gear boxes, chains, sprockets, motors, seals, bearings)

  • Experience with product manuals (e.g., reading and applying knowledge to make repairs)

  • Experience with troubleshooting mechanical breakdowns (pinpointing and fixing breakdowns)

  • Experience with reading mechanical drawings (e.g., hydraulics, pneumatics)

  • Experience with preventative maintenance (computerized preventative charts/data)

  • Experience with basic electrical systems (e.g., starters, fuses, contacts, relays)

  • Experience with electronics (e.g., level probes, flow meters, drives/VFDs, etc.)

  • Experience with gearing and gear boxes (rebuilds, ordering parts, machining parts)

  • Experience with hydraulic systems (high-pressure cylinders, pumps, valves, troubleshooting)

  • Experience with kinematics (e.g., line speed/sprocket size ratios, etc.)

  • Experience with PLC (e.g., industrial maintenance, computer control systems, etc.)

  • Experience with pneumatics/air compression (e.g., valves, cylinders, etc.)

  • Experience with pumps (e.g., troubleshooting, replacing seals/motors, understanding specs)

  • Experience with schematics (e.g., electrical blueprints with switches, starters, maps, relays)

  • Experience with servos (e.g., intelligent/robotic motors, in-coders, etc.)

  • Experience with troubleshooting (e.g., diagnostics, problem solving, etc.)

  • Experience working in team-based environments (working together with others)

Language Skills and Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to read and comprehend and write in English 

  • Ability to read and compose technical descriptions and work instructions, document experimental results, short correspondence and memos

  • Ability to effectively present information in a one-on-one and small group situation involving superiors and other employees

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables

  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

Status:  Full-time exempt

Location: Torrance, CA.

US citizenship or permanent residency visa required.  

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