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Cumming, GA

Salary: $16.39
Date Posted: January 11, 2017
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 253983

Job Description


Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment. Assist in building/fabricating equipment and structures by performing the following duties.



  • Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.
  • Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Lubricates and cleans parts.
  • Starts devices to test their performance.
  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, welder and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
  • Initiates purchase order for parts and machines.
  • Fabricates equipment and/or equipment parts.
  • Repairs electrical equipment



  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school;
  • A year to two years related experience and/or training.
  • Able to trouble shoot and repair all process and supportive equipment, buildings, and grounds.
  • Must know lockout/tag out and hot work permits procedures.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Must be able to follow Standard Operational Procedures (SOP's).
  • Must have a valid state driver’s license or the ability to obtain one.
  • Maintain an updated forklift drivers license (renewable every two years).
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.