Randstad Maintenance Mechanic in Wallingford, Connecticut

Maintenance Mechanic

job details:

  • location:Wallingford, CT

  • salary:$26 - $27 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, January 21, 2019

  • experience:Manager

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_723749

  • questions:meagan.evans@randstadusa.com203-239-1556

job description

Maintenance Mechanic

Our customer is a national manufacturing company and has 9 manufacturing plants in North America. The maintenance department has an immediate opening for a maintenance mechanic or technician. This is a union facility with 40 - 50 employees, operating on 1st and 2nd shift. This company offers benefits including medical, dental, vision and tuition reimbursement. There is also room for advancement! Hours are Monday through Thursday 3pm to 11pm and Friday 7am to 3pm. This is a direct hire opportunity.



Work as part of a team of mechanics and personnel in support of a manufacturing operation with goal of increasing productivity; decreasing downtime and scrap.

Troubleshooting/maintaining/repairing electro-mechanical systems, pneumatic and hydraulic machine, electric motors, conveyors, etc.

May be assigned responsibilities in areas of plumbing, pipefitting, metal working, carpentry, mechanics and electricity.

Controlling downtime by performing routine preventive maintenance techniques and working closely with operators on keeping machines running at peak operation while maintaining the highest safety standards

Maintaining continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs

Maintaining equipment, parts and supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory levels

Work closely with other maintenance mechanics to anticipate needed equipment, parts, and supplies

Assume active role in overall plant and facilities-related work.

Perform root cause failure analysis to eliminate repeat occurrences on maintenance issues

Troubleshoot using PLC and ladder logic

Follow all company safety rules

Maintain shop and shop equipment per 5s

Working hours: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM


Essential Skills:

Must be willing to work closely on a day to day basis with other maintenance mechanics

Ability to share ideas with others to solve problems of essential importance

Excellent communication skills with operators and mechanics.

Ability to readily initiate equipment improvements and work with various groups within the plant in the identification and resolution of manufacturing problems.

Willingness to participate in and ability to learn from the company sponsored training programs, self-study and apprenticeship to supplement on-the-job experience toward the development of required skills.


High School




Must provide own tools

Thrive in a cross-functional team environment

Must show leadership in the advancement of quality improvement throughout the manufacturing area

Work with a sense of urgency to reduce downtime of machines

Knowledge of OSHA safety regulations

Please call 203.239-1556 for immediate consideration! You can also send your resume to Meagan.evans@randstadusa.com

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