The Maintenance Mechanic repairs and maintains production equipment, troubleshoots equipment failures, and performs routine and emergency mechanical, hydraulic/pneumatic, and electrical maintenance. In addition, he or she assists with the install of new equipment and fabricates new equipment or supplemental pieces when needed.
The ideal candidate for this position has five to seven years of mechanical experience or a minimum of three years experience in mechanical systems maintenance in a production environment. In addition, he or she has experience with industrial equipment and knowledge and advanced skills in pneumatics, hydraulics, pumps, bearing, chains and belting, conveying systems, valves, basic blueprint reading, and mechanical troubleshooting. Effective oral and written skills, good time management skills, and professional dress, speech, and behavior are all required for this position.