Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Job Description

  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices and repairing the devices when new or fabricated parts are available. 
  • Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using measuring instruments.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.
  • Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; by notifying the Material Coordinator to order.
  • Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.
  • Prepares mechanical maintenance reports and documents by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information.
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Other duties as required by Plant Manager.


·         Must be able to read, write, and basic math skills. Good recordkeeping skills.  Detail oriented with good communication skills.

·         Able to follow a production schedule or shipping order to know what machine needs to be setup and production ready. 

·         Must be able to carry out verbal and written instructions.

·         Able to keep up with a preventative maintenance on devices.

·         Physically able to lift fifty (50) pounds from the floor to a height of five (6) feet.

·         Physically able to stand on feet for at least two (2) consecutive hours.

·         Good vision and depth perception is necessary. 

·         Able to use the hand truck and forklift. Must be able to pass the required testing to be certified for the forklift / hand truck.

·         Must be able to meet minimum standards on the mechanical reasoning and quality testing.

·         Must be able to work and train on different shifts.

·         Must be willing to learn service worker and quality procedures (will be trained on both).

·         Follows all company rules including the safety policy.

How to Apply

Contact Tracy Shumate at

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