Ventra- Ionia-Maintenance Mechanic - Journeyman/Apprentice
Scope of the Position
Ventra IONIA is currently searching for a skilled, efficient, energetic and safety oriented Maintenance Mechanic. The Maintenance Mechanic will provide professional, skilled labor in completing all tasks including installation, preventive maintenance, and repair of machines. The position must be able to work all shifts.
Inspect, troubleshoot and diagnose equipment failures and root causes
Repair all plant machinery and equipment including robots, welders, hydraulic presses and mechanical presses
Provide mechanical and electrical support for plant equipment and machinery
Perform preventative maintenance on equipment
Assemble, install or repair wiring
Move, align, level, and install machinery
Install or repair lighting and maintain upkeep of facility
Observe functioning of installed equipment to detect hazards and adjustment needs
Perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned
Must be able to work Monday - Sunday, all shifts, and overtime including weekends when required
Must have 3-5 years maintenance experience
Strong electrical and mechanical skills
Experience working with coneyors and injection molding machines a plus
Strong communication skills and problem solving skills with Strong problem solving skills, teamwork and interpersonal skills
Must be able to stand up to 10 hours per day with frequent walking and Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Must have a journeyman’s card or at least 8 years documented experience in skilled maintenance work
Must be able to read and understand blueprints, technical manuals and work instructions
Must be able to work independently with a minimum of direct supervision
Must be able to successful repair plant and office machinery
Must be able to assist in the installation of new machinery as required
Must be able to direct purchasing on the correct parts and services to allow for repair of machinery
Must have solid welding skills
Must be able to operate a crane and maintain a license to do so
Must be able to operate a hi-lo and maintain a license to do so
Must be familiar with minor industrial electrical work
Must be familiar with proper lock out/tag out procedures
Must be familiar with proper confined space procedures
Must be able to perform facility repairs
Will be required to work at heights up to 62 feet.
Will be expected to perform normal repairs without step-by-step directions.
Must be willing to travel locally if needed.
Basic tools and toolbox will NOT BE PROVIDED.
Must be willing to work any shift.
Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance; and a flexible spending account
401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
Extensive safety training, new hire orientation, continuous learning and development programs and tuition reimbursement
Paid holidays and vacation time
What do our employees have to say?
“It engages you professionally, and provides learning opportunities.”
“Lots of growth opportunity.”
“The company’s young enough to be exciting, but old enough to be stable.”
Not just a job—a great place to work!
Flex-N-Gate is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.
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