Mechanical Maintenance Technician
Located in temple, TX
Salary: $23-$25 Hour DOE
Installs, troubleshoots and repairs complex mechanical equipment and distribution systems involving work of a varied nature. Performs other tasks as required.
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.
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)
Education: 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.
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
Express Office: Temple
200 West Calhoun Avenue
Temple, TX 76501