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Job Number: 2156593

Maintenance Mechanic (Industrial)
Vacaville, CA

Maintenance Technicians work independently and with other plant personnel to perform preventative, predictive, and routine maintenance and repairs as needed. Tasks to include troubleshooting issues, repairing failures of production and facilities equipment, and ensuring maximum equipment efficiency and effectiveness. All tasks will be performed while supporting the policies, goals and objectives of the company, including safety.

Essential Functions:

· Setup, install, adjust, and maintain production equipment including conveyors, automation, pneumatics, hydraulics, pumps, encoders, variable frequency drives, etc.

· Equipment Maintenance -Perform routine, predictive, and preventative maintenance on equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed. Inspect regularly and as needed to ensure proper operation.

· Complex Problem Solving -Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options. Implement effective solutions.

· Operation Monitoring -Watch gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly with maximum efficiency and effectiveness.

· Operation and Control -Control operation of equipment or systems

· High and low voltage electrical troubleshooting

· PLC troubleshooting

· Welding, fabrication, etc.


· Minimum two years' experience in industrial machine maintenance preferably in a manufacturing setting (Residential or apartment maintenance does NOT qualify).

· Minimum education: High school diploma or equivalent required. Mechanical or related engineering degree a plus.

· Design -effective knowledge of design techniques, tools and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models

· Mechanical -effective knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

· Electronics -effective knowledge of electronic equipment and systems

· Pneumatics -effective knowledge of pneumatic equipment and systems

· Computers -effective knowledge of computer hardware and software

· Able to work in a non-climate controlled environment with outdoor exposure

· Ability for extended periods of time to sit, stand, walk, bend, climb stairs, crouch, squat, lean, reach, twist, grasp, pinch, lift, push, pull, carry, and other physical movements typically necessary for industrial maintenance work.

· Ability to work in conditions typical of a manufacturing environment as indicated below under "Working Environment".

· Ability to wear prescribed personal protective equipment and appropriate clothing.

· Ability to lift 50lbs.

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