2nd & 3rd Shift Multi-Skilled Packaging Mechanics


Assisting a national food manufacturing company in their search for Multi-Skilled Packaging Mechanics in Stuarts Draft, VA. Salary based on experience $18-$22/hour with an excellent benefit package.

To be immediately considered, please email your resume to melissa.adams@adeccona.com and call 804-387-2794.
Multi-skilled Packaging Mechanics possess fundamental electrical/electronics knowledge and advanced mechanical comprehension to perform preventative maintenance and repairs of manufacturing equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
Reassembles equipment after repair, changeover, or modification.
Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
Utilizes powered and mechanical tools to accomplish job tasks.
Interprets equipment drawings and instructions.
Repairs or replaces defective parts.
Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
Lubricates and cleans parts.
Starts devices to test their performance.
Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
Initiates purchase order for parts and machines.
Recognizes and corrects electrical equipment malfunctions.
Responds to equipment calls and troubleshoots equipment problems.
Documents work order progress.
Participates and conducts training on job related topics.
Demonstrates workplace behavior that is consistent with company policies and values.
Communicates job information to accomplish work tasks.
Maintains good attendance as defined by company and/or department policy.
Practices good personal hygiene and maintains a clean work area.
Exercises personal safety on the job and demonstrates a commitment to the safety of others and our products.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:
Two plus Years of College or AS Degree: at least one year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience (2 years of experience = 1 year of education).

Computer Skills:
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Inventory software and Manufacturing software used to accomplish maintenance functions.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
May need certification in Powered Industrial Equipment or specialized equipment certifications (i.e., Hot Work Permit, Waste Treatment, etc.).

Other Skills and Abilities:
Ability to operate various powered equipment or mechanical devices in order to perform certain maintenance functions (i.e., grinder, lathe, belt welder, hydraulic press, etc.). May perform confined space entry when necessary to complete job task.

Other Qualifications:
Willingness to travel in effort to acquire new equipment training or prototype approvals. Electrical/electronics knowledge.

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 will regularly use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee will frequently stand; walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee will occasionally sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee frequently lifts and/or moves up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities for this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; extreme cold; extreme heat and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. This job is in a manufacturing environment and fast moving machinery drives the work pace.

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