Performs a wide variety of skilled mechanic duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and modify mechanical equipment and facilities. Uses a wide variety of hand, power, and machine tools to perform assignments. Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical equipment and systems requiring the isolation of the malfunction, disassembly of equipment and repair/replacement of bearings, gears, structural components and the like. Ability to interprit equipment blueprints. Performs preventive maintenance on equipment and mechanical systems.

Specific responsibilities include: Safely troubleshoot, repair, and maintain all rotating equipment and associated mechanical systems including compressors, pumps, fans, blowers, boiler systems, valves and the ability to perform equipment alignments. Plan and execute maintenance tasks, and completion of all follow-up documentation. Complete some repairs of mechanical piping systems including threaded and welded pipe systems.

Complete and document maintenance activities associated with predictive and corrective maintenance activities. Excellent computer skills required. Welding and HVAC experience a plus. On-call ability required, 24/7 operations.

  • High School education, associated degree preferred
  • Knowledge of skilled trades, Journeyman Millwright/Machinist experience preferred
  • 3+ years experience in an industrial production environment

Primary Location California-Pittsburg
Schedule Full-time
Job Posting Jan 4, 2016, 12:20:58 PM
Unposting Date Feb 19, 2016, 12:59:00 AM

Mark Martin, PhD
Regional Director (DSN), Bay Area
Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Development
California Community Colleges

(650) 248-7728

Interested in How Things are Made?

Hi.  I am plant manager for 4 plants in Northern California.  I have a position open for a plant maintenance technician.  It involves work on pumps, valves, compressors and basic building and grounds maintenance.  I heard about your Industrial Mechanic/Millwright program  from a colleague at US Steel POSCO, who has recruited far and wide for maintenance mechanics.

Here is a link to our posting

Could you post this job at your school to see if anyone might have interest in a job in Northern California?  Our main office is located in Pittsburg, CA.


Jerad Stager
Associate  Director - Northern California
Office  (925) 427-3955
Cell  (510) 367-2956
Fax  (925) 427-3922

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