Production Maintenance Technician I performs preventive maintenance and repairs on production equipment and systems (e.g., mechanical, electrical). Evaluates and recommends equipment improvements to improve efficiency, capability and yield. Being a Production Maintenance Technician I performs equipment failure analyses (including preventive and unscheduled maintenance). Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment problems. Additionally, Production Maintenance Technician I prepares technical reports to document preventative maintenance issues. Assists higher-level technicians. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to supervior or manager. The Production Maintenance Technician I works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.