Industrial Mechanic

Job#: 2026282

Job Description:

Apex Systems has an immediate permenant position for an Industrial Mechanic in a plant environment!
Non-Exempt JOB SUMMARY: Work as part of a team of Industrial Mechanics to maintain the plant facility and its equipment to the highest standards for product safety, product quality and regulatory requirements. Perform preventative maintenance and ensure that building systems are operating efficiently with minimum down time.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Analyze test results, machine error messages, and information obtained from operators in order to diagnose equipment problems.
• Clean, lubricate, and adjust parts, equipment, and machinery.
• Disassemble machinery and equipment to remove parts and make repairs.
• Examine parts for defects such as breakage and excessive wear. • Observe and test the operation of machinery and equipment in order to diagnose malfunctions.
• Operate newly repaired machinery and equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs.
• Reassemble equipment after completion of inspections, testing, or repairs.
• Repair and maintain the operating condition of industrial production and processing machinery and equipment.
• Repair and replace broken or malfunctioning components of machinery and equipment.
• Study blueprints and manufacturers manuals to determine correct installation and operation of machinery.
• Cut and weld metal to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, and assemble new equipment.
• Keep detailed records of repairs and maintenance performed, as well as parts and materials used.
• Responsible for building maintenance and repairs as necessary   
• Work with outside vendors as necessary to perform larger repairs and projects
• Routinely assess equipment and make suggestions to Technical Manager to improve effectiveness and efficiency
• Other duties as assigned by Technical Manager, Plant Manager and/or President
 
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
• Associate Degree in Electronics or Mechanical or equivalent training or work experience
• Five years’ experience in industrial mechanic role, preferably in the food production industry
• Black seal boiler license preferred
• Experience reading and understanding blueprints, schematics and related manuals
• Experience in welding, pipe fitting, insulating, fabricating, HVAC, boiler and electrical work.
• Experience in a food safety and be familiar with GMP’s and HACCP.
• Knowledge of PLC’s is helpful.
• Electrical experience preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
• Excellent written and oral communications
• Able be flexible with work schedule and work nights and weekends if necessary
• Able to diagnose and solve mechanical problems and develop solution that is cost effective and safe.
• Able to read, understand and interpret blueprints, schematics and related manuals
• Attention to detail and good organization skills
• Able to read and understand English
• Adherence to prescribe food safety and quality assurances procedures as well as GMPs
• Ability to climb a ladder
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite including Word and Excel
PHYSICAL DEMANDS Sedentary - 
Medium - Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
WORK ENVIRONMENT Limited - General office environment infrequently exposed to extreme atmospheric conditions (temperature, noise, fumes, dust, etc.) Moderate - Occasionally exposed to extreme atmospheric conditions (temperature, noise fumes, dust, etc.) High - Frequently exposed to extreme atmospheric conditions (temperature, noise fumes, dust, etc.) JOB 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.