Maintenance Mechanic in South Plainfield, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 3/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
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  • Duration:
    36 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $26.39/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt is currently seeking a talented Maintenance Mechanic in South Plainfield, NJ. Please review the job details below and apply directly to this posting to be considered.

Packaging Mechanic Position Summary

Perform preventive maintenance, set ups and troubleshooting in manufacturing or packaging, use of power and/or hand-held tools, benchwork, and basic electrical troubleshooting.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Must read, write, and speak English.
  • Basic math skills required.
  • cGMP knowledge and attention to details required.
  • Must be able to have the demonstrated capabilities to perform preventive maintenance and troubleshooting in both Manufacturing or Packaging, use tools but not limited to hand held jacks, walkies, power and hand-held tools, etc., and clean packaging equipment/area. 
  • Must be able to bend repeatedly and lift up at least 60lbs.
  • Must be able to follow and document written directions as outlined in batch records, forms, and protocols.
  • Follow directions from other Colleagues including Operators, Supervisors, Managers, etc.
  • Check product to ensure adherence to Quality Standards and practices.
  • Bench work includes but not limited to: filing, deburring, scraping and chipping, lapping, tapping, threading, inspecting and assembling of parts/assemblies, and lubrication.
  • Clean equipment, parts, and packaging areas for changeovers, etc.
  • Engage and maintain in a safe and clean work environment by following current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), housekeeping and safety audits (ie. 6S program), and standard operating procedures. 
  • Engage and be involved in Operational Excellence (OE) and process improvement activities in efforts to make packaging processes more efficient and simplify practices in meeting the culture of “Working Smarter, Not Harder” philosophy.

Position Requirements

  • Education Required: Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Education Preferred: Mechanical Trade or Engineering
  • Functional Knowledge: Basic cGMP knowledge and math skills

Our Recruiter, Michelle Bourland, will connect with you directly after reviewing your resume.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.