Maintenance Mechanic- Forge Shop

Maintenance Mechanic- Forge Shop

Job Overview

Order #: 3495755


This position contributes to the company’s success by performing accurate and

efficient complex maintenance and installation of all phases of mechanical equipment and to serve as a

quality control point for the work of less senior maintenance mechanics and ensure all work is

performed in a safe manner.


Schedule: 1st Shift Monday through Friday (5 AM to 5 PM) OT and weekends when required

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Experience with  Industrial and Forging Equipment Maintenance a plus

  • Observe functioning of installed equipment to detect hazards/problems and need for adjustments, repairs or replacement

  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment within the establishment for manual machines and CNCs

  • Troubleshoot machine alarms

  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment and mechanical systems

  • Disassemble machinery and repairs or replaces broken parts

  • Dismantle, test and analyze malfunctioning equipment, hand tools and power tool and tests apparatus to locate defects

  • Clean and lubricate parts

  • Provide advice, guidance and training to less senior maintenance mechanics

  • Inspect the work of others

  • Follow company polices and procedures

  • Proactively participates in safety program

  • Ability to work overtime as needed

  • Other duties as assigned



  • Requirements (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines

  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical processes and procedures

  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical tools and equipment


Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

  • 5 years’ experience in industrial maintenance


Physical Requirements:

  • Standing, bending, sitting, lifting up to 50#, squatting and walking for 8 to 10 hours per day.

  • The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by

  • an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential

  • functions.


Safety Requirements:

  • Must wear required personal protective equipment when in manufacturing areas.



  • Team Player

  • Organized and dependable

  • Flexible & Adaptable

  • Accurate & Efficient

  • Action oriented



  • Quality Management System and Indoctrination

  • Plant required, New Hire Safety Training

  • Product training as needed

  • Customer specified or supplied training, when required

  • Job specific procedures, work instructions, forms and processes (if applicable) and as needed per QMS revisions and updates

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