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Randstad Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in Fredericksburg, Virginia

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

job details:

  • location:Fredericksburg, VA

  • salary:$17 - $25 per year

  • date posted:Monday, April 15, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_750814

  • questions:felesha.holmes@randstadusa.com540-548-1168

job description

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Use hand-welding, flame-cutting, MIG welding equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products. These duties are to be performed within safety, quality, and production standards.


? Operate safety equipment and use safe work habits.

? Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.

? Check grooves, angles, or gap allowances, using micrometers, calipers, and precision measuring instruments.

? Chip or grind off excess weld, slag, or spatter, using hand scrapers or power chippers, portable grinders, or arc-cutting equipment.

? Clamp, hold, tack-weld, heat-bend, grind or bolt component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.

? Connect and turn regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure so that desired flames are obtained.

? Monitor the fitting, burning, and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material.

? Operate metal shaping, straightening, and bending machines, such as brakes and shears.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM


--Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

--Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

--Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

--Judgment and Decision Making - Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.

--Operation Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.

--Operation and Control - Controlling operations of equipment or systems.


High School




? Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

? Design - Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

? Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and their applications.

? Engineering and Technology - Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.

The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.

The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.

The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer.

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