Maintenance Mechanic needed in Beacon, NY


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Poughkeepsie, NY - (USA) US Route 9 NY Poughkeepsie , NY 12601

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Maintenance Mechanic (I, II, III) (someone w electrical experience needed which pay range would be between $20-25 and someone with PLC experience, which the pay range would be $28-30



Full time, temp to perm career opportunity!

Department: Maintenance

Reports to: Maintenance/Facilities Manager

JOB Summary:

The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for the overall service, diagnostics, repair, installation, maintenance of machinery and equipment throughout the facility.

Duties include:

*Operate typical maintenance shop power tools and use a wide variety of maintenance hand tools and meters.

*Perform routine oiling and greasing of plant machinery and equipment.

*Make repairs to buildings, requiring masonry, and plumbing skills.

*Weld, braze and cut using oxyacetylene and electric arc welding equipment.

*Operate electric test equipment such as DVMs, test lamps, amp meters, etc.

*Maintain good housekeeping and observe all safety rules.

*Perform preventive maintenance work.

*Troubleshoot, repair and maintain all types of plant equipment, including steam, hydraulic, cooling, pipe systems, fans, monorails, hoists, pumps, cylinders, air compressors, air systems, blowers and ventilating systems.

*Operate and maintain boilers and chillers.

*Overhaul and maintain hydraulic lift trucks.

*Work from prints and design diagrams (electrical, blueprints, building diagrams, etc.)

*Do various types of sheet metal work

*Perform necessary layouts, fabrication and installation of mechanical equipment.

*Install, rig, move and relocate machinery.

*Fill out required forms.

*Basic computer operation.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

*Must meet one of the following criteria: (1) High school diploma or equivalency diploma AND five years of experience as a maintenance mechanic, three years of which MUST be as an industrial mechanic. (2) Eight to ten years of experience as a maintenance mechanic without a high school diploma, three years of which MUST have been as an industrial mechanic. (3) Equivalent combination of (a) and (b) above.

*Knowledge of welding, fabrication, hydraulics, pneumatics and trouble-shooting

* Ability to read mechanical schematics

*Install, repair and preform preventative maintenance on mechanical systems.

*Ability to read mechanical schematics

*Must be able to read and write English.

*Experience with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

*Team Work - Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views.

*Independence- Is able to work effectively and efficiently without constant direct supervision

*Demonstrates attention to detail.

*Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.

*Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time and ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent.

*Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction;

*Follows through on commitments.

*Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.

Additional Requirements:

*Flexible to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift, weekends and holidays to meet the needs of the business

*Overtime as required by management.

*Unconventional work-week is required.

Call today if you meet the requirements, immediate opening!