Maintenance Technician

Westfield, NY 14787

Posted: 07/08/2019 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 78193 Pay Rate: $16 hr

Career Concepts is recruiting in the Westfield, NY area for Maintenance Technicians.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Setup and tear down equipment; may assist with major repairs, construction, fabrication, and installation of new plant equipment
  • Ensure operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on conveyor systems and production machines; troubleshoot malfunctions
  • Locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation, listening for problems, and using precision measuring and testing instruments
  • Remove defective parts by dismantling components using hoists and hand and power tools
  • Perform advanced maintenance duties using hoists and hand and power tools such as reading mechanical schematics, cut & key a shaft, broach a sprocket, change gear head, weld stainless metal, use a metal sheer, use a metal bender, cut & crimp ends on hydraulic hose and cut & lace belting
  • Help control downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance
  • Assists with welding and fabrication of equipment used for processing and packaging.
  • Use SAP to document and communicate with operations
  • Work in a safe manner with a sense of urgency while maintaining a safe and orderly work area
  • Participate in and successfully complete management-assigned training directed at increasing job-related trade skills
  • May assist with the training of lower level maintenance employees in keeping all equipment in good repair and regularly serviced


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Two-year degree in specialized maintenance trade preferred.

Years of Related Experience:

  • 3-5 years of related experience


  • Basic to advanced mechanical knowledge Basic to advanced electrical and building skills
  • Ability to read and interpret safety documents, maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Ability to complete work orders and enter the required paperwork into a computer
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills sufficient to communicate in a professional manner with co-workers and supervisors
  • Ability to pass a standardized hands-on mechanical aptitude assessment.
  • Must be able to lift up to ninety (90) lbs. The position is full-time, must be available to work any shift.

The starting pay rate is $16.00 an hour, with potential of increase after trial period.

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Mindie Mccarthy

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