Plant Maintenance Mechanic - 1st shift - Direct Hire

Remedy Intelligent Staffing - Lapeer, MI

Plant Maintenance Mechanic – 1st shift-Direct Hire

Monday – Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm

Benefits:100% paid medical, great work life balance, paid vacation and holidays, 401k benefits

Pay:18.00-22.00/hr.

Requires a minimum of 2 years progressive experience in preventative and general maintenance in a production or manufacturing environment. Welding and electrical experience is a definite plus.


Position Responsibilities

Troubleshoot, remove, install, replace, re-build, repair, & test parts/components on plant & production equipment (mostly welding and machining equipment)

Keep mechanical equipment in good condition and working order

Inspect machines and equipment to locate problems, replace defective parts, and make necessary adjustments to ensure a continuous production operation

Use manuals, repair manuals, parts manuals, parts diagrams to troubleshoot plant & production equipment

Use hand & power tools to remove, install, replace, re-build, repair, & test parts/equipment on plant &
production equipment

Perform electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic work on production machines as needed

Welding and Fabrication

Assist in installing and replacing bearings, bushings, speed reducers, shafts, pulleys, idlers, motors, couplings, hydraulic systems

Assist with outside contractors on larger maintenance and repair projects

General buildings and grounds maintenance

Position Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent

2 years progressive mechanic experience in a manufacturing or production environment.

Vocational tech training in machine maintenance a plus.

Carry and push/pull up to 100 pounds

Ability to read and write English for completion of production/quality documents.

Basic math skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and percentages

Ability to communicate effectively with plant personnel to ensure production issues are addressed and resolved as quickly as possible

Ability to problem solve when production/maintenance issues arise

Familiar with and ability to use basic shop equipment, electric arc welder, plasma cutter, torch and basic hand tools

Familiar with mechanical controls

Electrical experience is a plus



Posted On: Sunday, November 4, 2018
Compensation: $18-22/hr



Position Contact
Claire Petrie
Talent Acquisition Manager
Hi! I'm Claire and I handle direct-hire recruiting for Remedy's clients in Buffalo, NY! These clients are typically in the manufacturing and logistics industries. I've been working in HR and Recruiting for over 6 years and love to help people find their next best step! Feel free to send me a connection request on LinkedIn!
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