Packaging Mechanic


Manufacturing and Production

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Roanoke - SW Virginia - (USA) 4760 Valley View Boulevard NW Suite 10 VA Roanoke , VA - 24012-2035 Phone : 540-366-2642



Job Description

Are you looking for a career change? Are you ready for steady hours and weekly paychecks? If you are a team player that can envision a future for yourself in a new career knowing that with the right attitude and work ethic you can be rewarded? This company is in the Roanoke, VA area.

What is in it for you?

* Full time hours

* 2nd Shift overtime as needed

* Competitive Pay

* Weekly Paycheck

* Temporary to hire, based on performance

* Option to take free college courses and skills training

What is the job?

Repairs and maintains machinery on all equipment on the production floor and manufacturing areas. This includes but is not limited to mechanical, fluid power, electrical and electronic up to but not including discrete electronic components. Repairs and maintains facility equipment. Must keep abreast of new and changing technologies in the equipment and maintenance fields which relate to cosmetics and personal care products. Will assist the engineering group in equipment improvement.

* Observes mechanical equipment in operation and uses audio and visual inspection to prevent machine failure.

* Performs electrical and fluid power work on equipment in production and manufacturing. * Dismantles production and manufacturing equipment and devices to gain access to and remove defective parts, install new or repaired parts, and reassemble the equipment and ensure production standard rates

* Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements and to check to detect imperfections.

* Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.

* Follows required Preventative maintenance schedule by repairing or replacing defective parts, installing special functional and structural parts in equipment or devices and lubricating and cleaning of parts and or equipment.

* Starts equipment and devices to test their performance.

* Assists the mechanical staff in the correct set up procedures and operation of equipment.

* Works in any work center on the production floor and/or where needed as directed by their supervisors.

* Assists in assessing and maintaining a safe work environment in the production areas by performing routine self audits and reporting the results to the supervisor.

What do you bring to the job?

* High School diploma or GED equivalent required.

* Must have at least 4 years mechanical experience or educational equivalent

* Ability to read and interpret documents such as SOP/GMP, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

* Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

* Ability to utilize diagnostic equipment and tools.

* Demonstrate mechanical skills and or having served as a mechanic class B for a minimum of 12 months with above average skills and or demonstrated that requirements outlined in this job description can be met at above average.

* Bi-lingual preferred (English & Spanish) communicate effectively with employees of organization.

* Ability to interpret a variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and to deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

* Use independent judgment and recognize when it is necessary to partner with supervisor to deal with difficult and complex problems.

* Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent.

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