Maintenance Mechanic

Milwaukee, WI 53204

Post Date: 02/20/2018 Job ID: 480313 Industry: Industrial

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Formerly the metal finishing department of Milwaukee's Allen-Bradley company (now Rockwell Automation, Inc.), the operation has been providing superior metal finishing services since the 1920's. In 1990 the operation was purchased by its present investor group and became a stand-alone provider of metal finishing services to the open market.


Position overview:

This position is primarily responsible for maintaining proper maintenance of equipment in the plating department, wastewater treatment system, monitoring and measurement equipment, and material moving & storage equipment. Will execute schemes and systems for maintaining up-time and increasing time between failures by performing the following duties:


Core duties include the following:


         Confer with operators and observe, test, and evaluate operation of machinery and equipment to

         diagnose cause of malfunction

         Weld to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, and assemble new equipment

         Enter codes and instructions to program computer-controlled machinery

         Record repairs and maintenance performed

         Consult with supervisor regarding changes in scope of projects assigned and obtain approval

before proceeding

         Track and manage inventory of stock MRO items as related to assigned jobs; submit requirements to supervisor for procurement

         Repair and/or replace all required plumbing to equipment including PVC, steam, copper sweat,

hydraulic, steel, and stainless steel lines

         Service building equipment as required (i.e. HVAC units, pumps, scrubbers, and overhead doors)

         Repair and rebuild various pumps including: air diaphragm, reciprocating, drum, and submersible

         Perform bench repairs on racks, carriers, pumps, and motors as directed

         De-energize and perform basic electrical work such as changing fuses, resetting overloads,

connecting or disconnecting 480V motors.

         Open and close facility in support of planned hours of operation and facilitate timely activation of production lines


Education and experience:

         Education: Associates Degree in Industrial Maintenance (or equivalent)

         Work Experience: 2 years of experience or;  5 years of similar work experience (i.e. building trades) to become proficient at job duties.

         Language Skills:

         Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

         Computer Skills - To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of: Spreadsheet Software (Excel); Word Processing Software (Word).

         Physical Requirements - Must be able to lift 60 lbs. occasionally.  Must be able to lift, repetitively, up to 40 lbs.  Must not have any have any respiratory restrictions or medical restrictions that would preclude working with other employees at their normal work area.

         Ability to safely maneuver over, in, and around active production equipment

         Must be able to stand for 8 hours per day.



The shift and pay are as follows:

         2nd shift

         $17- 21/hr. based on experience


If interested please send resume to: or call 414-453-9545



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