Maintenance Mechanic in Meriden, CT at Volt

Date Posted: 1/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Meriden, CT
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for qualified candidates to join our team at a large manufacturing company located in Meriden, CT!  If you meet the qualifications and are interested in the job below, apply now!

We are excited to talk to you and add you to our Volt team at our client’s location in Meriden, CT!  Current opening is on first shift, which pay $22-29/hour DOE.

While working this assignment, employees enjoy a safe work environment as well as a friendly atmosphere..  Employees also have the potential to be hired on when full-time opportunities arise.

Job Description

  • Performs emergency maintenance and troubleshoots, repairs, modifies and make adjustments to plant manufacturing equipment.
  • Installs, repairs and/or replaces internal and external machine components such as shafts, bearings, gars, pulleys, rolls, coupling, and motors.
  • Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment malfunctions and make repairs or adjustments based on diagnosis by using repair parts, correcting existing parts, or using innovation to select substitute parts.
  • Perform millwright tasks; Moves material, equipment and machinery using standard methods of lifting, rigging, hoisting, blocking, skidding and rolling.
  • Perform Preventive, Predictive, and Emergency Maintenance inclusive of:
    • Production and facility equipment including but not limited to, lifting, hoisting and material handling equipment, safety devices, boilers, plumbing systems, compressors, and HVAC systems following standard procedures as indicated on PM route sheets or in equipment manuals. Set-up PM’s on new equipment. Updates PM’s on existing equipment. Reviews cycle time on existing PM
  • Assembles, fits, and aligns machinery and equipment using precision testing and measuring instruments, such as scales, dial indicators, micrometers, hole gauges, telescope gauges, tramming tools and similar instruments.
  • Sets up, operates and maintains shop equipment such as hand tools, wrenches, electric and air powered portable tools; carpentry tools and machine tools such as grinders, welding, drill presses, saws and similar machine shop equipment; and moving, lifting and hoisting equipment.
  • Maintain and improve vacuum pumps, hydraulic pumps, chemical feed pumps, centrifugal pumps, gear pumps, vane pumps, auger and screw pumps and pneumatic diaphragm pumps.
  • Perform basic welding and fabrication tasks.
  • Documents and coordinates maintenance activities between maintenance crew by utilizing log books and shift crossover.


  • Candidate must have a High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Candidate must be at least 18 years of age
  • Candidate must have a minimum of five years of experience as a maintenance mechanic


  • Health insurance available upon hire
  • $100 referral bonus

Application Process

  1. Send your resume to Emily Tyler at or text 651-239-1800
  2. Complete an interview and assessment with the client
  3. Complete a drug screen and background check
  4. Get started!

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer