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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Mueller

Mueller

Decatur, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 13, 2023

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Mueller is currently seeking qualified Mechanical Maintenance Technician candidates for full time hourly production positions at our BRAND NEW BRASS FOUNDRY.

The right candidate will have 4+ years of verifiable work experience in the maintenance field.

These positions are on 2nd shift: Monday - Friday 2:30 pm - 11:00 pm and 3rd shift: Sunday - Thursday 10:30pm - 7:00am.

Pay rate is $32.32/hr. plus shift differential.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work consists of the installation, repair, removal, and rebuilding of all plant machinery, equipment, material handling equipment, company vehicles and the repairs of buildings and grounds.

  • Be able to work with minimal supervision.

  • Be able to reline furnaces as required.

  • Read, interpret and work from blueprints, layouts, hydraulic and pneumatic diagrams. Along with making sketches and rough blueprints as required.

  • Skillfully set up and operate a variety of machine tools used in the performance of their duties and be able to repair parts as required.

  • Layout, set up, and perform all acetylene or electric welding and cutting operations as required.

  • Install, repair, and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

  • Perform predictive/preventative maintenance operations as required, including adding oil or grease as necessary.

  • Instruct trainees as required or assigned.

  • Skillfully use all machinists’ tools and precision measuring instruments as required and sharpen tools as needed.

  • Fabricate and modify machines/equipment as required.

  • Containment and cleanup of hazardous materials including cleaning up job site and dispose of unwanted materials and used parts.

  • Requisition replacement parts/material.

  • Prepare written predictive/preventive maintenance reports in the performance of duties.

  • Preparation and painting of all Plant machinery, equipment, building and grounds as required.

  • Perform all plumbing and boiler repairs as needed.

  • Adapt to new methods and procedures as required.

  • Assist other skilled classifications as required.

  • Participate in additional training as related to the work.

  • Perform all tasks in an efficient manner.

  • Operates production and non-production equipment and tools as required in the performance of the duties.

  • Performs all duties in a professional manner while maintaining the highest standard of productivity and quality.

Additional Details:

  • Must have four years of verifiable trade experience in manufacturing maintenance.

  • Candidates must be available for all shifts and possible mandatory overtime.

  • Mueller Company offers an excellent salary and benefits package. Current benefit offerings include: medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K plan with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, short-term and long-term disability benefits, vacation, company-provided life insurance, supplemental insurance at group rates, and much more.

  • Mueller Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Perks of Joining Our Team:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • 5% - 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • 11 Paid Holidays

  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

  • Referral Bonuses

  • Other Benefits Also Available

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other category protected by law.