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Maintenance Mechanic

Orange, CT

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Westaff is looking for a Maintenance Mechanic for a company in Orange, CT! Direct Hire!

Shift: 7:00AM to 3:30PM

Pay: $27.00/hr - $32.00/hr BOE


Maintenance Mechanic Job Summary:

Responsible for execution and upkeep of the PM/RM program, equipment repair/ overhaul, troubleshooting, installation of new equipment to include validating specifications and coordination with outside suppliers, modifications to existing equipment, and preventative and predictive maintenance of production machines.

May provide work direction and/or training to other Maintenance Technicians and Production Operators. Working safely at all times, semi autonomously to autonomously, on projects, preventative maintenance, reactive maintenance, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and/or electrical systems. Requires the ability to read mechanical prints, diagrams, facility blueprints, and proficient with computers and associated programs.


Maintenance Mechanic Qualifications:

  • High school education or equivalent required. Trade school graduate preferred.
  • Must be able to read, speak and understand work instructions in English. Multi-lingual a plus.
  • Must have good math skills.
  • A minimum of five years of demonstrated experience in machine repair/maintenance or related technical experience.
  • Working knowledge of PLC’s, troubleshooting, and program maintenance.


Maintenance Mechanic Responsibilities & Essential Duties:

  • Responsible for planning and performing routine preventative maintenance and inspection on equipment per SOP’s.
  • Maintain and repair industrial pneumatic, hydraulic, electric, and mechanical equipment, including hydraulic and mechanical presses, welding machines, roll forming equipment, etc.
  • Troubleshoot to the piece part level; recommend and perform required repairs, including part requisition and replacement, with minimal impact to shop productivity.
  • Must be able to read and research electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical schematics and parts diagrams.
  • Communicates and collaborates with facilities leadership, manufacturing engineers and/or other production operators to resolve production issues.
  • Light industrial fabrication and part fabrication ability.
  • Works safely and cleanly at all times and demonstrates high level of safety competence and awareness (e.g., Lock Out Tag Out procedures).
  • Supports site sustainability and energy conservation policies and projects.
  • Performs other duties, including buildings and grounds maintenance, as assigned.



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