Industrial Machinery Mechanic



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Charleston, WV - (USA) 503 Pennsylvania Avenue WV Charleston , WV - 25302 Phone : 304-346-9617



Job Description

Manpower of WV is seeking an Industrial Machinery Mechanic for a regional employer in the Charleston, WV area.


● Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.

● Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

● Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.

● Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.

● Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.

● Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.

● Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.

● Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.

● Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

● Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.

● Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

● Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.

● Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

● Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

● Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


● Previous experience in industrial machinery mechanics required

● Must have experience with hydraulics and fluid powered repair.

● Familiarity with assembly tools and equipment

● Ability to handle physical workload

● Ability to work well in teams

● Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Who is Manpower?

Locally owned, but globally connected, Manpower is a full service staffing and human resources company that provides thousands of jobs every year across West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky. Manpower provides recruitment and assessment, training and development, career management, outsourcing and workforce solutions across the region.

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Manpower is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer