Randstad Maintenance Mechanic in Memphis, Tennessee

Maintenance Mechanic

job details:

  • location:Memphis, TN

  • salary:$18 - $22 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, April 17, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_635266

  • questions:ashley.smith@randstadusa.com901-937-0387

job description

At Randstad, our job is simple. We work for you, and are ready to help you find the perfect job.- Every day, Randstad helps over 150,000 people throughout the world find the job that's right for them, and we can do the same for you.

We are currently recruiting for a permanent, full time maintenance mechanic.

As an Industrial Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for providing maintenance and repairs to our production equipment - including pneumatic, hydraulic, and electrical systems - in order to ensure that production downtime is kept to a minimum. All activities must be performed according to corporate and plant safety standards and in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations as issued by regulatory agencies.

Your specific duties will include:

Installing, adjusting, repairing, and performing preventative maintenance on production and all related equipment

Performing mold, neck tooling changes, pin, and other equipment changes

Inspecting and replacing pneumatic and hydraulic hoses

Inspecting, rebuilding, and replacing valves and pumps

Maintaining machines in optimal processing condition

Welding, fabricating, and repairing various machines

Troubleshooting, locating root problems, and performing repairs

Operating production machines as needed

Performing additional duties as assigned by management

Working hours: all shifts


As an Industrial Maintenance Technician, you must combine your passion and talent for fixing things with a drive to continuously learn new mechanical skills. This will require that you have a positive attitude, an ability to accept feedback, and the flexibility to adapt to change. You must also be an excellent communicator, with the ability to interact effectively with supervisors and colleagues, whether as part of a team or on an independent basis.

Specific qualifications for the role include:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Strong mechanical and electrical skills

Good analytical and problem-solving skills and attention to detail

Ability to recommend process improvements

Commitment to safe work practices

Solid English language and reading skills

Basic computer and email skills; familiarity with Word and Excel, a plus

PLC experience, a plus

Current OSHA forklift certification, a plus

Related experience in the food industry, a plus

Mechanical experience on small engines, cars, or farm equipment, a plus

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.