Position Summary:

Sr Maintenance Mechanic conducts troubleshooting, repair and preventative maintenance services to equipment throughout the plant, builds and assembles new equipment, performance preventative maintenance services and general building maintenance tasks.

Key Activities:

  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines.
  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, tanks and production machines.
  • Observe equipment concerns and initiative corrective action/repair
  • Provide emergency and unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production.
  • Troubleshoot and locate source of problem by observation, testing, talking with operator
  • Assemble modified and new equipment for operation as instructed.
  • Fabricate repair parts to maintain existing equipment or make approved modifications using machine shop equipment.
  • Document all work to ensure accurate maintenance records, ensure production operation is aware of status of equipment and improve overall communication between shifts.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Technical training, high school diploma
  • 3 years’ experience in production machine repair working with shop tools such as shear, lathe, drill press, mill; welding experience a plus or 3+ years of experience as a millwright or industrial maintenance
  • Able to read and write English to maintain reports; inspection reports, downtime logs
  • Able to accurately read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required service
  • Basic use of computer, tablet, scanner, iPad for recording information
  • Mechanical Aptitude
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attendance educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.
  • Use calipers, micrometers and other measuring instrument
  • Perform equipment troubleshooting
  • Basic and complex equipment repairs
  • Perform predictive and preventative maintenance
  • Assemble and install equipment such as shafting, conveyors and tram rails.
  • Repair and lubricates machines and equipment.
  • Install robotics controller and make modifications as necessary.
  • Experienced with 3 phase electricity wiring