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Maintenance Mechanic

Fernley, NV 89431

Posted: 04/18/2024 Industry: Maintenance Job Number: MM725373418 Pay Rate: $23-38.50 / hour

Job Description

STS Staffing is seeking an experienced  Maintenance Mechanic.  
Skills and Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude and proficiency in utilizing hand and power tools
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs consistently throughout a shift
  • Capacity to stand for extended periods and work in a physically demanding environment
  • Effective communication skills to interact with colleagues and department Leads
  • Adaptability to work in a fast-paced, noisy, and dusty production environment with minimal supervision
  • Capability to ascend and descend stairs safely
  • Team-oriented mindset with the ability to take direction from department Leads and collaborate in a team-driven atmosphere
  • Proficiency in wearing and utilizing all assigned personal protective equipment (PPE), including hard hat, gloves, eye protection, ear plugs, steel toe footwear, non-slip gear, and welding/cutting protection, among others
  • Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Mechanic will conduct troubleshooting, repairs, and preventive maintenance services on industrial equipment to ensure their optimal operation.
  • This role entails on-shift equipment and facility maintenance, on-the-spot troubleshooting support, and participation in improvement projects to enhance equipment efficiency and throughput.
  • The ideal candidate will conduct periodic inspections, preventive maintenance, testing, and adjustments to maintain processing systems at peak operating condition.
  • Adherence to safety principles and procedures mandated by the organization is paramount.
  • Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during operations and performs scheduled maintenance during machine service.
  • Troubleshoots machinery for scheduled production runs and conducts mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and basic electrical troubleshooting and repairs on packaging and production machines.
  • Conducts equipment modifications on existing machinery and assists in the fabrication and installation of new equipment.
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to execute necessary maintenance and service tasks.
  • Maintains conveyors, pumps, fans, and other process equipment.
  • Proficient in oxy-acetylene and electric arc welding and cutting of carbon steel.
  • Duties and responsibilities may be subject to change, expansion, reduction, or deletion to align with the evolving business needs of the organization.
  • Understanding and adherence to all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Food Safety rules, in addition to compliance with OSHA Safety and health regulations.
  • Adheres to all Company policies and procedures.

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