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Maint. Tech-3rd shift Monte

Job Number:  66371
Group:  Cosma International
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Montezuma, IOWA, US, 50171

Work Style: 



Job Number: 66371 
Group: Cosma International  
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: MONTEZUMA 
Work Style:  


About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.

Summary:  The Maintenance Technician will support manufacturing operations by maintaining, trouble shooting and repairing all facilities and manufacturing equipment in a safe and orderly fashion as directed by the maintenance area/shift leader.


Job Responsibilities: The following duties are normal for this position.  These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  Other duties may be assigned and required.

  1. Troubleshoot and repair problems on plant facilities and production equipment of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic in nature.
  2. Assist in the implementations and improvement of effective preventive maintenance programs for all equipment, perform scheduled maintenance on facilities and production equipment as required
  3. Maintain and update equipment records, schematics, blueprints and files in orderly fashion
  4. Remain current on maintenance and safety requirements and other training as required
  5. Complete all work in accordance with IOSHA, NEC, JIC and IDNR standards and regulations
  6. Complete correspondence, forms and reports using personal computer and required software
  7. Maintain department repair parts stock and inventory
  8. Work in a safe, quality minded, and productive manner with a sense of urgency to achieve maintenance deadlines and to attain production priorities as scheduled
  9. Attend daily pre-shift meetings and carry out assigned work loads as directed by shift/area leaders.
  10. Communicate with maintenance manager and maintenance area/shift leaders, and other plant personnel about maintenance concerns, providing complete action plans and status reports as and when required
  11. Work with vendors and/or contractors, displaying company values of honesty and integrity
  12. Work with all shifts in design and development of improving methods and equipment through continuous improvement and lean manufacturing principles
  13. May be required to adjust shifts as necessary
  14. Follow and support Magna Body & Chassis Iowa and Magna’s operating principles
  15. Support efforts to achieve department and plant goals on Employee Opinion Survey


Supervisory Responsibilities:  Responsible to help develop all maintenance apprentices and give guidance where needed.


Education and/or Experience:

  • Must have high school diploma or GED


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic and basic electrical systems
  • Basic computer proficiency in Microsoft Office software
  • Must have good organizational skills
  • Ability to exhibit high integrity and honesty
  • Ability to read, write, analyze, and interpret technical procedures, blueprints, diagrams, schematics, equipment instructions, requirements and business correspondences and effectively present information to various groups
  • Fabrication and mechanical skills
  • Ability to obtain and maintain fork truck certification


Physical Demands: Per functional job description


Environmental Conditions:  General factory environment. Works around moving machinery and heavy equipment.

Nearest Major Market: Des Moines

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