The mechanic is responsible for troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, repairs and retrofitting on industrial machinery and heavy equipment; and performs maintenance and follows safety lock out, tag out procedures in the shop. The required skills include, but are not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic machine operations. Council machine operators on the how to use and maintain the machine they operate.
The goal is to maintain all production equipment, minimize machine downtime, and maximize productivity and product quality.
Analyze test results, machine error messages, and information obtained from operators to diagnose equipment problems.
Clean, lubricate, and adjust parts, equipment, and machinery.
Disassemble machinery and equipment to remove parts and make repairs.
Examine parts for defects such as breakage and excessive wear.
Observe and test the operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose malfunctions.
Operate newly repaired machinery and equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs.
Reassemble equipment after completion of inspections, testing, or repairs.
Repair and maintain the operating condition of industrial production and processing machinery and equipment.
Repair and replace broken or malfunctioning components of machinery and equipment.
Study blueprints and manufacturers' manuals to determine correct installation and operation of machinery.
Record parts and materials used, and order or requisition new parts and materials as necessary.
Record repairs and maintenance performed.
Within the scope of the job requirements, will be required to adhere and comply with state and federal law, the Company Quality Program and procedures, Company policies and Safety and Environmental Regulations.
May perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Must be able to operate forklift and overhead crane.
Ability to use all tools and required equipment.
Must be adaptable to a changing work environment, competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
Knowledge of PLC a plus.
Bilingual a plus (English and Spanish).
Education and Experience:
Minimum of 2 years of Mechanic experience in an Industrial, Manufacturing or Construction setting.
Essential Physical Requirements:
· Regularly lift, carry, pull and push 50 lbs. unassisted.
· Regularly squat, stoop, bend at waist, turn at waist to complete function above.
· Requires regular climbing.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Required Work Hours and Schedules: The typical work hours and schedules for the job are indicated below, including the percentage and type of travel, if required.
Monday thru Friday
6 AM – 6 PM
Occasional overtime and weekends, beyond scheduled hours
Must pass a background check and drug screen.
Call prima core 832-460-5128
Apply online at prima-core.com