Mechanical Maintenance Technician


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Located in temple, TX

Salary: $23.00 - $25.00/hr DOE

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician installs, troubleshoots and repairs complex mechanical equipment and distribution systems involving work of a varied nature.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs total productive maintenance (autonomous, predictive, preventive and corrective) of all facility equipment.
  • Assists with diagnosis of problems and makes corrective breakdown repairs to machinery as necessary.
  • Performs mechanical skill operations such as fabrication, disassembly-assembly of complex equipment, measuring, cutting, burning, welding and pipefitting.
  • Repairs, aligns and/or replaces plant machinery.
  • Reads, understands and applies mechanical and structural blueprints, hydraulic and pneumatic schematic diagrams and circuitry.


Skilled and Experience:

  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Knowledge of safety standards applicable to the work area and other pertinent rules and regulations governing the work activities.
  • Knowledge of hazardous waste materials and safe handling procedures.
  • Knowledge of standard mechanical procedures necessary to repair and maintain equipment (hydraulic, pneumatic, etc.) in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of Boilers and Steam Systems.
  • Knowledge of parts, supplies and components required for mechanical maintenance.
  • Skill in the safe and proper use of both hand and power tools.
  • Ability to use welders.
  • Ability to use a cutting torch and plasma cutter.
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematic diagrams (Hydraulic & Pneumatic) and equipment manuals.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to maintain and clean and safe work environment.
  • Ability to learn and utilize lower level computer programs (EXCEL, WORD, FAMIS)
  • High School Graduate or GED
  • Thirty semester hours of college may substitute for one year of required experience with a maximum substitution of two years.
  • Two years of mechanical maintenance experience in the area of industrial maintenance, welding or a closely related field. Certification in mechanical maintenance or a closely related field from an accredited trade school may also substitute for the required experience.

Pay Rate:

$23.00-$25.00/hr DOE



Day Shift 7am to 3:30pm with a 30 minute lunch

Evening Shift: 3pm to 11pm

Graveyard Shift: 11pm to 7am

Work schedule will consist of 3 weeks day shift followed by 1 week of evening shift and 1 week of graveyard



  • (254) 771-5595


In addition to submitting your online application resumes in Microsoft Word format can be submitted to:

Express Office: Temple
200 West Calhoun Avenue
Temple, TX 76501
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