Mechanic Assistant


Located in Greenville, IL

Salary: $19/hr+

We are looking for a Mechanic Assistant to join a growing team.  The Mechanic Assistant is responsible for maintenance of mechanical equipment, system diagnosis and repair of breakdowns. Assist with fabricating/welding structures only as needed in the plant or in the maintenance shop.  Electrical and PLC experience and troubleshooting.  Duties include:

  • Conducting preventive maintenance to motors and mechanical equipment.
  • Troubleshooting and repairing equipment when breakdowns occur.
  • Proficiently use a variety of hand and power tools, and specialized tools and care of those tools.
  • Reporting directly to the Maintenance Manager, including project updates, questions, difficulties, and ideas.
  • Obtaining daily/weekly goals from Maintenance Manager.
  • Taking detailed notes. Asking questions when not confident of a process or project.
  • Coming to work in clean and professional attire.
  • Enforcing the safety of yourself and other teammates
  • Using problem solving skills and critical thinking to learn on the job and complete various types of complex tasks in an efficient and productive process.
  • Being aware of current environment, reporting issues or proactive solutions, and helping develop a more robust system/process.
  • Asking for what you need or what you believe will help your work or the work of others, safety, quality, and efficiency.


  • 2+ years of work experience as a mechanic or electrician in an industrial setting preferred, or Highschool/Trade school mechanical degree graduate preferred
  • Fundamental math and writing skills
  • Proficiency in maintenance of industrial equipment
  • The ability to lift to 50 Lb, and to walk up/downstairs throughout the day
  • Must be dependable, deadline-oriented, goal driven, hardworking, with a good attitude and the ability to work well with others

Express Office: Edwardsville
20 Junction Drive West
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
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