Maintain and repair all machinery or mechanical equipment in the plant. This job requires a broad range of experience on various types of equipment including automobiles, tractors, cranes, trailers, production machinery, Travelift, loaders, pickup trucks, lift trucks, etc. Also, includes knowledge of building structures and their mechanical, electrical, heating, air conditioning and sanitary systems
Machines, Tools, and Equipment Used:
Micrometer, calipers, feeler gauges, timing light, flow and amp meters, compression gauges, torque wrench, hammer, wrenches, socket set, power drill, air tools, steam cleaner, come-along, hard hat, safety glasses, etc.
Solvents, grease, glue, oil, gas, diesel fuel, wire, tubing, hose, machine parts, spark plugs, hydraulic fluid, electrical wire, etc
Reports to Maintenance Supervisor. Works with minimal supervision
May direct maintenance helper or lower level mechanic
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
All employees are required to follow all Safety and Quality rules and processes to ensure a safe working environment, and the production of high-quality products.
- Examine machines and mechanical equipment to diagnose source of trouble
- Dismantle machines and reassemble if necessary
- Replace broken and work out parts
- Order replacement parts if required
- Make all necessary adjustments to ensure proper operation
- Keep in good repair the building structures and equipment including electrical switches, fixtures, motors, occasional painting or touching up structures or equipment, repairing plumbing fixtures, etc.
- Repair, rebuild, or overhaul internal combustion engines including replacement of piston rings, bearings, or other engine parts; grinding and adjusting valves; rebuilding carburetors, etc.
- Overhaul transmissions, repair fuel injection, lighting and ignition systems.
- Perform miscellaneous duties as directed by Supervisor
May have access to confidential information including:
Requires ability to make independent decisions including:
Attention to detail to ensure that all jobs are completed in an exemplary manner and any potential hazards or warning signs of problems are not overlooked
Contacts (Internal and External):
Daily contact with fellow employees, upper management
Work of Others:
Daily instruct, check, verify work of others or coordinate the workflow of others
Job Specifications or Qualifications
Certificates, Licenses, Registration: None
Education: High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) is required
Experience: Three to six months previous experience as a maintenance mechanic or similar role
Supervisory Experience: None
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is continuously required to stand, walk, use hands, talk and hear, sit, drive, climb, and stoop/kneel. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and seldom more
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud
Travel Required: None
How to Apply:
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