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Equipment Mechanic

Kelly Services

Freeport, TX
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Job Title Equipment Mechanic

Jobid US5747MW_25040209

Location: Freeport, TX, 77542, USA

Description **Job Description**

Equipment Mechanic

The Mechanic performs service and repairs on material handling and/or aerial equipment at customer sites to ensure that equipment continues to run according to manufacturers specifications.

Diagnose and repair equipment, to include liquid propane, gas, and diesel engines, electric motors, transmissions, drive axles, differentials, hydraulic systems, brake systems, steering systems, electrical systems, lifting systems, etc.

Rebuild and/or repair all components and systems in industrial material handling and aerial equipment and other related equipment

Properly block, chock and chain equipment, and disassemble equipment as needed to facilitate major component removal and repair

Perform routine and operational maintenance to ensure that equipment continues to run according to manufacturers specifications

Perform diagnostic troubleshooting and failure analysis on all components and systems

Perform equipment inspections to identify potential problems and safety concerns

Perform basic welding as necessary

Record maintenance and repair work performed by completing necessary paperwork in a timely manner

Complete basic and advanced technical training as assigned

Maintain parts and supplies needed for job completion

Maintain company vehicle cleanliness and ensure vehicle is in safe operating condition; complete vehicle checklist as required

Maintain a culture of safety & participate in all safety meetings

Perform other related duties as assigned.


Equipment Mechanic

Basic Knowledge & Competencies:

Excellent customer service skills

Thorough knowledge of all equipment & operations that apply to the branch

Excellent mechanical aptitude, technical knowledge and problem solving skills

Good verbal and written communication skills

High school diploma or GED equivalent required

Mechanical or trade school certificate preferred

3+ years- experience in forklift repair or related industry

Ability to read precision instruments such as micrometers, dial indicators, bore gauges, etc.

Welding and/or fabrication skills and/or experience preferred

Valid driver-s license required

Standing, walking, lifting, twisting and bending on a frequent basis

Ability to lift up to 75 pounds

Must furnish own tools

Availability to work 24/7 on-call schedule as needed

100% travel to customer sites



Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees

Group insurance options*

Service bonus plan

Holiday pay plan

Weekly electronic pay options

Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills

Exclusive online employee community

Employee assistance program available at no cost

Corporate discounts

Transportation Spending Accounts

Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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