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Plant Maintenance Mechanic

Company: The Judge Group
Location: Paterson
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

Location: Totowa, NJ Description: Our Food manufacturing client is currently seeking a Maintenance Technician with experience in a manufacturing facility and dual production and maintenance experience is preferred.

This job will have the following responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the maintenance and reliability of machinery and systems required for production by inspecting and testing machinery; completing preventive maintenance such as, lubrication, bearing replacement, inspections, replacing filters, etc
  • Provide maintenance support required to sustain continuous production
  • Lubricate all machinery with the proper lubricants.
  • Change drive belts, timing belts, etc., on all machinery.
  • When possible, identify problems before they result in a hazard or downtime situation.
  • Have proper hand tools and use them in the proper manner.
  • Know how to operate lift trucks.
  • Know how to determine and apply the proper fuels and lubricants.
  • Maintain proper sanitation of equipment.
  • Accurately maintain all required records.
  • Properly set-up all production lines.
  • Convert the production lines to the various sizes.
  • Properly wire 120 and 240 volt single phase circuitry.
  • Start boiler.
  • Weld
  • Use shop equipment (drills, saws, pipe cutters, etc.)Qualifications & Requirements:
    • Training in maintenance related discipline (mechanical, electrical, pneumatics, etc.)
    • 3-5 years mechanics experience in a food processing or other manufacturing facility
    • Must have working knowledge of pneumatics, mechanical repair and general maintenance
    • Knowledge on tools to execute job requirements.
    • Must have the ability to become familiar with any applicable OSHA regulations (e.g. hazard communication, lockout/tagout, etc.) and apply this knowledge to daily duties
    • Must possess mechanical and basic electrical troubleshooting skills with equipment and be analytical
    • Must have knowledge of common fabrication methodology
    • Must have strong working knowledge of electrical circuits
    • May be required to work overtime or any shift, including weekends
      Contact: This job and many more are available through The Judge Group. Find us on the web at

Keywords: The Judge Group, Paterson , Plant Maintenance Mechanic, Engineering , Paterson, New Jersey

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