Maintenance Mechanic in Carteret, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Carteret, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    28 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Manufacturing company located in Carteret, NJ needs a Maintenance Mechanic to assist their 1st shift operations.

Direct Hire opportunity.

Primary Duties will include
• Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on machinery and mechanical equipment; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.
?• Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
• Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand power tools.
• Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
• Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools.
• Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.
• Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
• Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

Requirements / Qualifications
• The ability to perform occasional heavy physical work, including lifting 50 pounds
• High School diploma or equivalent; vocational degree in industrial maintenance preferred.
• 3 – 5 years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
• Knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, and mechanical systems.
• Perform welding operations to make repairs or fabricate parts.
• Basic knowledge of electrical control and PLC systems.
• Basic mechanical aptitude. Ability to troubleshoot mechanical systems.
• Good verbal communication skills.
• Able to diagnose and analyze mechanical problems.
• Fundamental PC skills. Required to open and close automated PM’s and work orders.
• Able to use precision measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers.
• Operate machine shop equipment, lathes, milling, drill press and pedestal grinder safely.
• Disciplined in following standard operating procedures

Hours will be:
7AM-7PM (rotating days 3-4 days every week- this schedule will also include weekends)

Pay Rate:
$28.00/hr DOE

Our Sr. Recruiter, Jennifer Cremonesi, 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.