Maintenance Mechanic



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Bellingham, WA - (USA) 216 West Champion Street WA Bellingham , WA 98225

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Now Hiring Maintenance Mechanics

Manpower Staffing is now hiring Entry level Maintenance Mechanics. If you are looking to gain more on the job training this would be a great job for you as this is an entry level position.

Job Summary: Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, gearboxes, hydraulic systems, and production machines and equipment by performing the following duties.

Essential Functions:

Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.

Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.

Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.

Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements using micrometers, calipers, and gauges.

Repairs or replaces defective parts.

Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.

Lubricates and cleans parts, equipment, and machinery.

Tests and adjusts equipment to meet performance specifications.

Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, saws, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.

Sharpens and reshapes tools as necessary.

Initiates purchase order for parts and machines.

Repairs electrical equipment.

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED or equivalent. Basic mechanical knowledge in food industry preferred but not required.

Education: One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience: Three to six months related experience or training. Familiarity with hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors and bagging machines preferred. Also must have 6+ months of forklift experience.

Special Training/Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence; and ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume; and able to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Ability to operate a variety of hand tools to include the following: welding machines, cutting torches, and power tools including but not limited to: pipe or tube cutters, power drills, power saws, pullers, wrenches, screw drivers, sockets, ratchets, grinders, pry bars, hammers, punches, measuring devices, and chisels.

Pay $16.00+DOE (Must have resume that reflects good work history/experience)

Schedule-Must have a flexible schedule as most Saturdays are on call positions. Day shift starts at 3am and the Night shifts starts at 4pm 8-10 hours shift with lots of overtime.

We currently have day and night shift openings.

To Apply, go to upload a resume that reflects Maintenance Mechanic, working, schooling or certificates earned and give TALINA a call 360-671-1977.