Maintenance Mechanic in Dolton, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 11/29/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dolton, IL
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  • Duration:
    12 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Maintenance Mechanic for a global company in Dolton, IL

Position Description

Contributes in the maintenance team environment. Inspects, identifies, diagnoses and corrects mechanical or minor electrical/instrumental problems. Fabricates, installs, adjusts, repairs, replaces parts, dismantles and rebuilds equipment/instruments to correct problems per schematics and work instructions. Uses maintenance equipment such as arc and tig welders, acetylene torch, lathe, pipe threader, drill press, various power and hand tools. Utilizes and inspects forklift, scissors lift, drum handler and pallet jack. Prepares records of activities in computer databases, logbooks and on repair records. Works in accordance with OSHA requirements, established safety procedures, wears appropriate PPE, uses prescribed safety equipment, attends safety meetings, and notifies appropriate personnel of emergency conditions. Has basic knowledge of manufacturing process and material characteristics and instruments. Has strong mechanical knowledge of equipment. Relies on immediate supervision and pre-established work instructions to perform job duties. Understands and and follows Food Safety requirements and Good Manufacturing Procedures to meet plant sanitation standards. Works any shift schedule or weekday as required. Can be trained in other job classification procedures as required by the Supervisor.


Minimum Qualifications:

Education: This position requires a high school diploma minimum with trade school preferred. Mechanical trade and welding skills may be required for this position along with the ability to comprehend piping schematics and blue prints.

Experience: Requires 2 years' minimum experience in industrial maintenance operations or related field.

Physical Requirements: This job position requires standing, walking, kneeling, bending, climbing, pulling, pushing, lifting, grasping, repetitive motions and reaching above and below the shoulders. The ability to verbally communicate, hear and perceive visually is required. Exertion in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects is required for this job position.

Essential Job Functions:

• Self-starter to Inspect, Identify, diagnose, and correct mechanical, pneumatic, problems.

• Install, maintain, repair, adjust, dismantle, and rebuild control systems per schematics and instruction.

• Ensures work conditions are safe utilizing required safety procedures, LOTO, Confined Space, Hot work permits, Class 1 Div. 2 hazardous area precautions, etc.

• Personnel Protective Equipment is required to be utilized as instructed.

• Performs tests, collects data and prepares accurate work log records and data bases, utilizing basic computer skills.

• Capable of ordering parts and maintaining accurate inventory control.

• Strong knowledge of mechanical equipment operation in a manufacturing environment.

Environmental Conditions:

Duties will be performed both inside and outside of the manufacturing plant. Outside work required as needed.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.