Mechanical/Service Technician | Seattle | $23-30/hr


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Located in Seattle, WA

Salary: $23-30/hr

A local company in the Seattle Metro area is hiring a Mechanical/Service Technician. If you or someone you know would be a good fit, contact the Express office in Seattle. Our hiring process is quick and easy. We look forward to talking with you!

Job Summary:

The Mechanical/Service Technician will be responsible for repairing and maintaining machines, with a focus on quality assurance and adhering to work standards on the repair floor. The position will also involve disassembling, inspecting, reassembling, and testing pumps at a bench in a shop environment. The role reports to the Shop Supervisor.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Disassemble, clean, and inspect rotating equipment
  • Follow all quality assurance and documentation procedures
  • Estimate labor and parts necessary to make repairs
  • Complete required repairs and assemble new equipment
  • Assemble and test repaired rotating equipment
  • Report to shop foreman on job status and any quality assurance issues
  • Travel to customer job sites when required
  • Ability to teach and direct junior mechanics in rotating equipment repair


  • Understanding of pumps, compressors, blowers, electric motors, and other rotating equipment
  • Understanding of hydraulics and how they operate; able to read and interpret hydraulic schematics or diagrams
  • Understanding of machine work and part manufacturing as it pertains to pump repair and restoring pump factory clearances
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics or diagrams
  • Use of precision measuring instruments
  • Understanding basic mathematics
  • Organized and highly detail-oriented
  • Three to five years of experience in production/job shop environment with one to two years direct experience in working as a mechanic or millwright on pumps
  • Preferred: Associates degree, Technical school, or previous experience with rotating equipment
  • High enthusiasm, energy, and initiative
  • Quality conscious and interested in improvement techniques and teamwork
  • High level of professionalism with excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing for two thirds or more of time
  • Ability to stand and/or walk for long periods of time while completing other duties and responsibilities
  • Full range of body movements including the use of hands and fingers to handle, feel, and operate objects such as machines and computer equipment
  • Ability to bend the body, reach for objects, and crouch when needed
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds to chest height

Working Conditions:

  • Primarily working indoors on the shop floor in varied temperatures
  • Work done at customer sites can vary from indoor to outdoor in varied temperature conditions
  • Noise level will vary from moderate conditions to extreme, and ear plugs should be worn
  • Odors and air quality may vary and may be unpleasant to some individuals
  • Safety glasses and shoes are required in all areas on the shop floor
  • Overtime may be required based upon workloads and personnel requirements

Pay: $23-30/hr DOE

Location: Seattle

Contract to Hire

Schedule: M-F, 7:00am-5:00pm


Call/text 206-443-5627 or email resumes to for immediate consideration


Benefits Include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid sick leave
  • Short term disability
  • Term life
  • $50 referral bonus
  • Direct deposit or money card
  • Weekly pay


Express Office: Seattle
2401 Fourth Avenue
Suite 150
Seattle, WA 98121
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