2nd Shift Maintenance Mechanic

Facilities/Maintenance Omaha, Nebraska



A Maintenance Mechanic will repair, troubleshoot and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment and will assist in the evaluating and developing solutions to determine modifications necessary for existing and new equipment to improve the function of operations machinery.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders for maintenance.
  2. Enters data and maintenance of process records, work reports, and maintenance logs.
  3. Cleans and maintains equipment.
  4. Troubleshoots all electrical & mechanical issues on shift.
  5. Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment.
  6. Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine.
  7. Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts (i.e. removing pumps, motors, filters, pipes).
  8. Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements or replacements.
  9. Provide unscheduled repairs of equipment during production and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of equipment.
  10. Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
  11. Repairs and replaces electrical apparatus, such as transformers and wiring, and electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
  12. Lays out, assembles, installs and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.
  13. Follows correct housekeeping and safety procedures.
  14. Documents performance of assigned maintenance technicians.
  15. Assures all machines are appropriately guarded.
  16. Abides by all safety programs and PPE.
  17. Performs other duties as assigned or needed.
  • Associates degree in related field

  • 2+years of experience performing maintenance on packaging machines/production as well as a basic knowledge of product flows.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Must have the technical knowledge to repair and/or replace and troubleshoot machinery, instrumentation and hard-wired electrical devices in all areas of the distribution center
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Must be able to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Follow instructions, responds to management direction; and keep commitments
  • Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
  • Mechanical aptitude to learn computer operation, software and languages and to perform general maintenance on all types of equipment.
  • Maintains basic knowledge of product flows.
  • Demonstrates attention to detail.
  • Technical knowledge to repair and/or replace and troubleshoot conveyor systems, PLC, laser and camera integrated sortation systems.
  • Familiarity with stand up, sit down, order picker and other powered industrial trucks. Ability to troubleshoot and repair minor breakdowns of powered industrial equipment.
  • Must have a strong electrical background with process equipment.
  • Ability to calculate figures such as: proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

Due to the highly regulated pharmaceutical industry and legal requirements, you may be subject to post employment background checks.