Section II. OPERATOR PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) means systematic caring, inspecting and servicing of equipment
to keep it in good condition and to prevent breakdowns. As the operator of the 800K Water Storage and Distribution
System, your mission is to.
Be sure to perform your PMCS each time you operate the 800K Water Storage and Distribution System.
Always do your PMCS in the same order, so it gets to be a habit. Once you've had some practice, you'll
quickly spot anything wrong.
Do your BEFORE (B) PMCS just before you operate the equipment. Pay attention to WARNINGs, CAUTIONs
Do your DURlNG (D)) PMCS while you operate the equipment During operation means to monitor the
equipment and its related components while it is actually being operated Pay attention to WARNINGs,
CAUTIONs and NOTEs.
Do your AFTER (A) PMCS right after operating your equipment. Pay attention to WARNINGs, CAUTIONs and
Use DA Form 2404 (Equipment Inspection and Maintenance Worksheet) to record any faults that you discover
before, during, or after operation, unless you can fix them. You DO NOT need to record faults that you fix.
Be prepared to assist unit maintenance when required.
When a check and set-vice procedure is required for both WEEKLY and BEFORE intervals, it is not necessary
to do the procedure twice if the Equipment is operated during the weekly period
2-7. PMCS PROCEDURES.
Your Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services, Table 2-1, lists inspections and care required to keep your
equipment in good operating condition It is setup so you can make BEFORE (B) OPERATION checks as you
walk around the equipment
The INTERVAL" column of Table 2-1 tells you when to do a certain check or service.
The "LOCATION ITEM TO CHECK / SERVICE column of Table 2-1 tells you the name of the item to be
checked or serviced and where the item is located.
The "PROCEDURE" column of Table 2-1 tells you how to do required checks and services. Carefully follow
these instructions. If you do not have tools, or if the procedure instructs you to, notify your supervisor.