A Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for full facility maintenance and repair, to include all manufacturing equipment as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor/Lead person. They have a very good understanding of mechanical and electrical systems and associated safety precautions.
Job titles: Maintenance Mechanic
- Repair or maintain the operating condition of manufacturing equipment such as HVAC, Pneumatic, Hydraulic, Electrical, Mechanical and Welders (SMAW, TIG & MIG), ovens, core cutters and more.
- Perform preventive maintenance on manufacturing equipment.
- Observe and test the operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using voltmeters or other testing devices.
- Reassemble equipment after completion of inspections, testing, or repairs.
- Clean, lubricate, or adjust parts, equipment, or machinery.
- Examine parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
- Perform maintenance and repair of office and manufacturing facilities. Document it using the work order system.
- Record parts or materials used and order or requisition new parts or materials as necessary
- Participate in the Spill Contingency Group and Lockout – Tagout program.
- Perform other tasks as assigned
- High School Diploma / GED
- 2 years experience performing maintenance and repair in a manufacturing environment.
- Ability to read and interpret blueprints and wiring diagrams
- Ability to diagnose and repair malfunctioning equipment
- Ability to utilize a respirator (requires medical statement of suitability)
- Proficient written & oral communication skills (legible)
- Ability and willingness to work overtime, evening / off shifts, weekends, and holidays
- Desired Characteristics
- Willingly accepts job challenges and work under stress or pressure
- Strong mechanical and electrical skills
- Self-starter – able to work with minimal direction or supervision
- Craftsmanship – The pride one puts into each and every product they produce.
- Control Precision — The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine to exact positions.
- Manual Dexterity — The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
- Near Vision — The ability to read gauges and counter devices at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
- Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
- Problem Sensitivity — The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
- Thinking Creatively — Developing, designing, or creating solutions for to resolve problems.
How To Apply : Send resume to Beverly_Shillingburg@vatransformer.com