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Job Description:

  • 1) Maintains and repairs hydraulic systems of machinery and equipment, such as robots, applying knowledge of hydraulics and mechanics and using handtools: Observes and listens to operating machinery to detect malfunctions.

  • 2) Visually inspects hydraulic lines and components to detect leaks, damage, and wear.

  • 3) Reads pressure gauges to detect abnormal oil pressure and smells to detect overheated oil.

  • 4) Depresses buttons and switches to turn off machinery.

  • 5) Turns valve to release pressure from hydraulic system and disconnects hydraulic supply and return lines, using handtools.

  • 6) Removes and replaces defective accumulator, using handtools.

  • 7) Connects charging assembly to accumulator and fills accumulator bladder with nitrogen gas to recharge accumulator, following manufacturer's specifications.

  • 8) Replaces worn or damaged hydraulic components, such as oil lines, fittings, cylinders, servo-valves, pressure release valves, gaskets, and seals, using handtools.

  • 9) Disassembles hydraulic system and removes and replaces defective actuator, pump bearings, and pump motor, using handtools and hoist.

  • 10) Observes operation of machinery and equipment to verify repair.

  • 11) Performs routine maintenance, such as changing filters, following schedule, using handtools.

  • 12) May observe readout on display screen of robot controller to determine nature of system malfunction.

  • 13) May disassemble defective hydraulic components, such as pumps and accumulator, at workbench and rebuilds or repairs components.

  • 14) May install hydraulic oil lines on new machinery and equipment.




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Job Number: 5040