Maintenance Mechanic

DESCRIPTION:

  • Perform various activities on equipment and machines including reassemble machines after the completion of repair or maintenance work;
  • Start machines and observe mechanical operation to determine efficiency and to detect problems;
  • Inspect or test damaged machine parts, and mark defective areas or advise supervisors of repair needs;
  • Lubricate or apply other materials to machines, machine parts, or other equipment, according to specified procedures;
  • Install, replace, or change machine parts and attachments, according to production specifications;
  • Read work orders and specifications to determine machines and equipment requiring repair or maintenance;
  • Dismantle machines and remove parts for repair using hand tools.
  • Performs other duties as required
  • Initiative – Volunteers readily; Undertakes self-development activities; Seeks increased responsibilities; Takes independent actions and calculated risks; Looks for and takes advantage of opportunities; Asks for and offers help when needed
Education/Experience
  • Candidate should have 3+ years of Maintenance experience within a manufacturing organization.
  • Prior Injection Molding or Extrusion preferred
  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience with Packaging Equipment is desired
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatic and mechanical system and machinery
  • Ability to read blueprints strongly desired
  • Should have own tools; company will provide additional specialty tools if necessary.
  • Proficient with Computers is a plus
  • Good Communication skills are required to communicate with Supervision and other Departments 

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