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Description

One of the largest fresh meat processors on the West Coast is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to join their team in Vernon, CA to work an early shift!

Join a company that embraces the diversity of their team. Along with their distribution partners they make exceptional product with the best quality and provide the best customer service possible.

Schedule: 1st shift 3AM-3:30PM - 12 hour shift, overtime after 8-hours

Pay $25.00 an hour

Essential duties and responsibilities: 

  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers and other components.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, using testing devices to ensure compatibility and safety of the system
  • Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment
  • Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine
  • Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery
  • Installs, programs, or repairs automated machinery and equipment such as scales or programmable controllers
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such as band saw, grinder, drill, and router machine to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs and fixtures, and tools
  • Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts

Our client offers great benefits once hired permanently:

  • Comprehensive health coverage plans (medical, dental, and vision)
  • 401(K) retirement programs with company match
  • Paid time off and vacation days
  • Life insurance and disability plans
  • Employee assistance plan and more

 

Job Requirements

  • Observe all safety rules and wear all safety equipment provided or required by the company
  • Writes work orders and orders parts if necessary
  • Able to communicate with “Tech Support” as needed
  • Must be familiar with the following equipment: TIG welder, welder, plasma cutter, grinder, band saw, drill, press, cutting torch, electric meter, (amprobe), air tools, hammer, jack hammer, gear pullers

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • One year certificate from college or technical school; or three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to work independently; or as part of a team; has good reasoning abilities and demonstrates sound judgment
  • Demonstrate application of principles, methods, techniques, tools and equipment used in the installation, maintenance and repair of industrial/mechanical equipment and machinery
  • Read and interpret plans, specifications, manuals and blueprints
  • Excellent organizational skills, with an ability to prioritize important projects
  • Works well under pressure and meets tight deadlines
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt, troubleshoot, research solutions and make recommendations to improve work efficiencies

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Frequently exposed to wet and/or cold conditions.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
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