Mechanic in Training

Company: HKA Enterprises ( Learn More )

General Information
$14.00 - $16.00 /Hour
High School
Contract to Hire
Not Specified
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Job Description


  • The Mechanic in Training performs a variety of tasks in the preventive and corrective maintenance on water/wastewater treatment plants and related facilities equipment
  • Performs and assists in the performance of preventive and corrective maintenance on mechanical and electro-mechanical machinery and equipment
  • Performs or assists in the replacement of bearings in motors, pumps or other equipment
  • Tightens and adjusts chains
  • Removes and installs new or existing equipment or machinery
  • Operates hoists, lifts and machinery
  • Chips and paints
  • Operates emergency power generation equipment
  • Performs plumbing and pipefitting tasks as required
  • Assists in keeping maintenance records
  • Maintains and operates computer maintenance management system as required
  • Performs other duties as required

  • Job Requirements

    • High school diploma or GED required
    • Some trade school education with an emphasis on electrical and mechanical equipment and metal fabrication
    • Possess a valid driver’s license
    • Knowledge in the operation and maintenance of vehicles, equipment, farm machinery, pumps and equipment used in and around water/wastewater systems
    • Ability to learn maintenance computer skills within 6 months
    • Knowledge of combustion engines and electric motors and safety principles and practices