Machine Maintenance & Repair


Manufacturing and Production

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Fort Eustis

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Branch Information

Virginia Beach - Coastal VA - (USA) 601 Thimble Shoals Blvd Suite 160 VA Newport News , VA - 23606 Phone : (757) 873-2260


(757) 873-2260

Job Description

Manpower is seeking experience Machine Maintenance and Repair Technicians for PERMANENT, DIRECT HIRE positions in Newport News.

Maintenance Repair, minimum 8 years experience in machine maintenance/troubleshooting

* Conduct recovery of production related machines, equipment, and processes from cold starts, and power outages in addition to proper shutdown as appropriate.

* Conduct routine minor and preventative maintenance of operations machines, equipment and processes.

* Troubleshoots problems associated with numerous systems involving electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, and thermodynamic principles and operations

* Runs electrical wiring and control systems in support of new or relocated machinery.

* Notifies shift supervisory whenever a maintenance issue will impact production operations or whenever a safety issue is outstanding.

* Traces electrical/hydraulic/water/pneumatic systems piping to determine where in a system a problem or element might be located.

* In repairing systems, may replace components and parts, including mechanical, electrical, or other parts.

* Operates drill press, cutoff saws, band saws, hand drills and other hand tools in the execution of duties.

* Identifies any repair parts needed for assigned systems or area and completes the requisition information process to obtain the parts.

* Installs new equipment or reinstalls moved equipment ensuring true alignment and leveling.

* Restarts equipment in correct sequence after loss of power ensuring that all electrical phases are available.

* Observes and listens to production machines or equipment to diagnose machine malfunction and determine need for adjustment or repair.


* A minimum of a high school education or equivalent GED is required.

* Must be computer literate and keyboard proficient.

* Must be able to utilize basic shop floor math combined with writing skills to prepare various shop floor reports and data input sheets.

* Must be proficient in basic Metric to English unit conversions.

* Must have good manual dexterity and excellent visual acuity.

* Must be willing to work day and night shifts as scheduled.

* Must be a good listener and be able to follow directions with minimal supervision.

* Must be able to work daily as a team member in an industrial environment.

* Must be able to lift and carry (unassisted) 25 pounds for a distance of at least 100 feet.

* Must be able to demonstrate use of basic hand tools such as box end wrenches and screw drivers.

* Must be able to read and work effectively from blueprints, and engineering drawings utilizing geometric dimensioning and tolerating.

* Must be able to utilize and work effectively from basic machine layout drawings to setup and troubleshoot automated metal machining equipment.

Apply today and be considered immediately! Offers of employment will be contingent on assessments and background check/drug screening.