Maintenance Mechanic

(#12043) - Arizona
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers

United Employment Group is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic in Arizona.


Under the supervision of the Plant Manager, this position performs repairs, upgrades and installs new equipment safely. Is responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs daily PM’s and repairs on all equipment
  • Performs installation of all new equipment
  • Able to determine parts needed for repairs.
  • Able to communicate well with operators and management of daily needs
  • Fill out any reports of problems or parts ordering
  • Ability to properly operate band saws, drill presses, grinders and other shop tools.
  • Keeps work area clean and organized
  • Troubleshoot issues with plant machinery.
  • Repair molds and use appropriate setup procedures.
  • Replace or repair bearings and related parts.
  • Make minor wiring repairs.
  • Create fabrications from drawings.
  • Make repairs in precarious, high locations, and enclosed areas.
  • Must perform welding in various positions, locations and weld various types of joints.
  • Replace equipment parts with proper instructions and tools.
  • Start or jog equipment to perform maintenance tasks.
  • Order minor parts.
  • Works with operators and supervisors to solve problem with machinery.
  • Performs all maintenance on equipment and tools within the specified safety requirements.
  • Attends safety meetings and abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • Regular attendance is required


  • High School education or equivalent. Experience 5+ years in welding and machinery maintenance experience required.
  • On-the-job training experience is required to be able to perform duties.
  • Able to weld with stick or MIG welders and run oxy/ act torch.
  • Requires basic reading, writing and mathematical skills.
  • Ability to operate block machine, Cuber, loader, unloader, BECO, forklift and any other equipment required to perform duties.
  • Good Fabrication skills.
  • Some PLC and VFD knowledge
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Good mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic trouble shooting skills.
  • Familiar with chain and belt conveyor components.
  • Forklift and some heavy equipment knowledge.
  • Regular attendance is required.


Physical Demands:
  • Standing, walking, talking/listening, twisting at the neck, reaching with hands and arms below shoulder level.
  • Lifting up-to 100 pounds.
  • Regular attendance is required.


Work Environment:
  • Works near moving mechanical parts, works in high precarious places, heat or cold (non-weather conditions), vibration.
  • Plant environment with loud noise, moving machinery, dusty, dirty.
  • Outdoor weather conditions.
  • Extreme temperatures.
  • Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
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