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Maintenance Mechanic in Traverse City, MI at NextGen

Date Posted: 4/23/2018

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Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

3 Month contract to possible hire

Traverse City, MI 49686

7:00am - 3:30pm


*** Must have a valid driver's license / clean MVR

General Statement

Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on water/wastewater treatment plants and related facilities equipment on an assigned shift

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on buildings, structures, grounds, machinery and equipment

  • Lubricates equipment and checks for malfunctions; replaces packing in pumps or valves; replaces bearings in motors, pumps, and other equipment; tunes engines, sets valve clearance, cleans, and adjusts regulators

  • Analyzes equipment failures to determine cause and to prevent recurrences

  • Installs and sets up new equipment

  • Assists in keeping maintenance records

  • Communicates effectively at all levels regarding recommended maintenance and repair procedures

  • Follows written and oral instructions

  • Performs other duties as required

Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED

  • 2 years experience in the maintenance and repair of electrical equipment

  • Possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Some trade school education with an emphasis on electrical and mechanical equipment and metal fabrication

  • Knowledge of the methods, materials, equipment, and tools used in the construction, repair, and operation of engines, pumps, and other mechanical equipment related to water/wastewater treatment plant operations and procedures

  • Knowledge of the operations of internal combustion engines and electrical pump motors; safe work practices

  • Ability to enter data into a computer maintenance management system


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