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Maintenance Mechanic I in Phoenix, AZ at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

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Job Description

What we do.
Veolia Phoenix, AZ processor for recycling of fluorescent lamps, ballast, batteries, computer electronics and mercury-bearing waste. The Phoenix facility is a RCRA permitted facility for mercury recovery activities and a USEPA permitted TSCA/ballast storer and processor. The facility serves industrial, commercial and government organizations across west regional of the United State.

Job Summary:
Responsible for inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining a variety of moderately complex to complex machinery and equipment to include engines, motors, tools, parts (hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, etc.), plumbing, conveyor systems, etc. to insure optimum performance of machines and associated equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

●        Troubleshoot existing problems by observing, listening, and feeling mechanical devices to determine possible causes for problem situations.
●        Dismantle a variety of machines and devices to gain access to and remove defective parts and reassemble and test for optimum performance.  
●        Repair and/or replace functional parts of control instruments and ability to interpret instructions and diagrams in correcting existing problems.    
●        Maintain appropriate records on completed work performed and forwards logs along with findings to immediate supervisor.
●        Set up and operate appropriate equipment in accordance to OSHA guidelines such as drill press, grinders, welding equipment, etc. to manufacture parts and repair existing structures/parts within the facility.
●        On an as needed basis, orders needed parts and machinery and keep adequate inventories to meet scheduled ongoing maintenance programs, create purchase orders in system, etc.
●        On an as-needed basis, perform welding and cutting.
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
●        Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Required Skills, Knowledge & Experience:
•         Strong team player
•         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
•         Strong customer orientation
•         Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines

●        High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required
●        Associate’s degree with emphasis in electrical/mechanical skills preferred

●        Minimum 3 (three) years of experience in  electrical and mechanical troubleshooting 

●        High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required
●        Associate’s degree with emphasis in electrical/mechanical skills preferred
●        Prior work experience of 4 to 6 years in a related position preferred

•         OSHA HAZWOPER training will be provided.


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