Production Machine Mechanic

  • Location
    Southington, Connecticut
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Repair / Technician

Seeking machine maintenance mechanics on 1st shift with rates starting at $18/hr. Applicants should be mechanically inclined, experienced in dealing with machine troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance. Previous vocational schooling or work experience in similar field desired. Must be detail orientated, production focused and willing to grow.

Job Duties
- 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, clear jams, and work independently to resolve complex mechanical issues in a timely manner.

- Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

- Troubleshooting electrical/mechanical systems; servo drives, press controls, panel views, robotic controllers and electrical programs.

- Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.

- Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.

- Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.

- Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.

- Work with fabricators to repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.

- Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.

- Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

- Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.

- Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

- Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.

- 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.

- Utilizes Maintenance Work Order Management system to record work history and labor reporting.

- Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

- Analyzes equipment/systems throughout the plant on improvements, specifications, designs to maintain and improve to offer effective uptime and continuous improvement.

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Qualifications:
- Must have high school diploma or equivalent
- Must have at least two years of maintenance experience in a production environment
- Must know and follow standard safety practices
- Must be willing to work flexible and variable schedules and shifts

- Ability to deal with uncertainty
- Attention to detail
- Ability to multi-task
- Flexibility in responsibilities
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively while managing multiple tasks is required.
- Electromechanical troubleshooting.

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