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Cudahy, WI

Posted: 02/16/2024 Industry: Skilled Trades Pay Rate: $30-$32

Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Mechanic


The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for performing duties to support and maintain production lines through the repair, maintenance and troubleshooting of machinery, equipment, building and facilities, requiring a broad knowledge of maintenance skills including mechanical repair, plumbing, welding, fabrication and electrical repair.


The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for all or part of these areas:

· Preventative maintenance on all machines and equipment

· Unscheduled maintenance on machines and equipment



A. Equipment Maintenance

· Ensures operation of machinery, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems equipment and components; following blueprints and schematics, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications.

· Troubleshoots sources of maintenance problems.

· Examines parts and removes defective parts by dismantling devices using hand and power tools, hoists, and cranes.

· Inspects used parts using measuring instruments.

· Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.

· Inspects motors and belts, checks fluid levels, replaces filters, and performs other maintenance actions while following maintenance procedures.

· Uses common tools including but not limited to: hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, precision measuring instruments, and electrical and electronic testing devices.


B. Preventive Maintenance

· Performs required testing; record results; and make necessary adjustments.

· Completes daily and weekly safety checks on equipment and makes necessary repairs.

· Records and analyze meter readings of gas, electric, water in logs and takes corrective actions.

· Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of location equipment.


· Equipment Maintenance Knowledge – Minimum of 2 years work experience repairing Industrial processing equipment in an industrial environment.

· General Boiler knowledge preferred.

· Ability to perform welding activities including MIG, TIG, ARC, cutting, and brazing preferred.

· Basic Microsoft computer applications skills required.

· Ability to read blueprints and schematics required.

· Ability to read maintenance literature printed in English required.

· HVAC experience preferred.

Additional Information

Next Level Staffing, Ltd., represents a full-service staffing company that specializing in staffing clerical and industrial positions. Review our website at or call us at (262) 408-5332 for additional information.

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