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Job Number: 2162003

Maintenance Mechanic
San Jose, CA

Shift: 2nd - 2:00 PM - 10:30 PM


  • Perform troubleshooting, repairs and preventive maintenance on a wide variety of equipment, machines, and facility.
  • Minimize production downtime due to mechanical reasons through quick response.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance inspections and perform required preventive maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning, filter change and the like.
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain basic industrial electric, pneumatic and hydraulic systems. Utilize a wide variety of hand, portable, and machine tools to perform assignments.
  • Run services to new or relocated equipment (air, water, electrical).
  • Perform packaging equipment setup and changeover including fine tuning and necessary adjustment. Perform non-certified welding and simple machining operations as needed for repair and maintenance tasks.
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the overall plant systems or expert knowledge of specific plant processes. Provide technical guidance to Mechanic I and II.
  • Assist maintenance lead, supervisor and manager in the troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of all plant systems.
  • Comply with the rules and regulations set forth in our employee handbook, safety manual and the GMP booklet.
  • Follow lockout/tag out safety procedures during service and repair. Use personal protective equipment as required.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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