Maintenance Mechanic

Company: Tecumseh Poultry ( Learn More )

General Information
US-NE-Waverly, NE
High School
At least 3 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

SUMMARY: Performing as part of a team that maintains and repairs machines in a production setting, including preventive maintenance and identifying solutions to better meet performance goals.


  • Set up equipment or machines

  • Adjust production machines and related equipment, according to maintenance schedule, manufacturer's service manuals and production tolerances

  • Inspect machines and troubleshoot to detect potential malfunctions

  • Replace repaired parts or install new parts to restore machine to operating condition

  • Lubricate grease fittings and moving parts of machine and other preventive maintenance requirements as directed by supervisors

  • Complete Preventive Maintenance and work orders in a timely manner

  • Work within safety guidelines at all times
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Job Requirements
    • Ability to use hand tools and trades type tools

    • Ability to learn new processes with minimal supervision

    • Basic knowledge of electrical motors

    • Ability to troubleshoot a variety of machines

    • General knowledge of HVAC, Plumbing, compressed air and welding

    • Ability to use hand and power tools in a safe and effective manner

    • Understand and follow oral and written direction

    • Ability to work independently and as a team

    • Ability to perform duties listed on Mechanic Level I checklist

    • Strong mechanical background required.

    • Motive Power Operator License or Waste Water Treatment Certified for level II

    • Must be at least 18yrs of age

    • Authorized to work in the U.S.


                  Education and/or Experience:

    • Associates degree in Mechanics/Automotive or Electrical Technology preferred

    • 1-2 years’ experience in Facility Maintenance and/or Automotive Mechanic