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Tenneco/Federal Mogul Motorparts Maintenance Mechanic (machine repairer/mechanic) in BURLINGTON, Iowa

Maintenance Mechanic (machine repairer/mechanic)

  • Tracking Code: 185723

  • Job Location: BURLINGTON, IA

  • Country: United States

Job Description

The Maintenance Mechanic (machine repairer/mechanic) is responsible for the working side by side with engineers, technicians, operators, team leaders, electrician/millwrights, toolmakers and others to complete all the work necessary to repair/maintain plant machinery and equipment. The machine repairer/mechanic will diagnose, repair, adjust, disassemble, assemble, replace parts as necessary on machines and equipment to meet production and customer delivery requirements. Duties/responsibilities to include but not limited to:

  • Bring mechanical, hydraulic and other equipment to proper operating condition

  • Properly select required material and parts

  • Work with, read & understand blueprints, drawings and or sketches

  • Access materials using electronic means such as via computer, websites, iPad/tablets or other means.

  • Use various hand tools and precision measuring instruments

  • Properly diagnose & repair mechanical and hydraulic issues

  • Repair and overhaul machines.

  • Repair, rebuild and install plating line product barrels.

  • Align spindles and shafts; replace belts and pulleys; install hydraulic motors and pumps; fit bearings; repair and adjust clutches and cylinders and change feed and speed control gears.

  • Read technical manuals to understand equipment and controls

  • Disassemble and reassemble machinery and equipment when there is a problem

  • Repair or replace broken or malfunctioning components

  • Perform tests and run initial batches to make sure that the machine is running smoothly

  • Detect minor problems by performing diagnostic tests

  • Test malfunctioning machinery to determine whether major repairs are needed

  • Adjust and calibrate equipment and machinery to optimal specifications

  • Clean and lubricate equipment or machinery

  • Maintain a clean, safe and healthy work environment

  • Move machinery and equipment

  • Weld as necessary

  • Understand the function and operation of tool room machines and work with tool makers to determine proper work process if necessary.

  • Perform other duties as required

  • High School Diploma or GED required. 2-year associate‚Äôs degree program in industrial maintenance, machine maintenance certificate, a maintenance technician certificate or an Associate of Applied Science in Precision Machining Technology (or similar) with specific training in such classes as mathematics, hydraulics, and pneumatics is preferred.

  • Base pay: $23.75/hour + $.45/hour shift differential

  • 2nd shift position

We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.