Maintenance Mechanic in Gardena, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 6/8/2022

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Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

Job Description

General mechanical maintenance, on various mechanical equipment such as, pumps, cranes, hoist, hydraulic systems, and steam generators
Make repairs, replacements, adjustments, inspections, trouble shoot, and preventative maintenance on all mechanical equipment.
Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts and examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements. Start devices to test their performance.
Operates all types of conventional power tools
Operate 50 HP steam generators

Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
Lubricates, cleans, paint
Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
Arc, gas, tig/mig welding
Drive forklift, arial boom lifts, scissors lifts, and small truck
Repairs electrical equipment, run conduit
Install new equipment
Layout jobs and complies bill of material
Assists in training new employees & trainees


Skills & Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

Ability to read basic blueprints and interpret specifications.
Knowledge of hydraulic systems desired.

Experience/Training/Education/Certification:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must posses the outlined experience level, education, training and certifications in order to be considered.

1.         High school diploma or equivalent.
2.         Combination of education and industry experience.
3.         Four (4) years minimum working experience on general machine tool repair and maintenance.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Must be able to walk, stand, stoop, kneel and climb onto ladder, machinery and equipment.
Ability to talk, hear, and read.
Ability to lift, carry, and move up to 40 lbs.

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.  Safety glasses, safety shoes and other designated personal protective equipment as required for the position.

1. Exposure to noise, heat and hazardous substances.
2. Personal safety equipment must be worn, when required. This includes safety glasses, hearing protection, safety shoes, etc.
3. All safety requirements must be strictly adhered to.


Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled


1885 N. Batavia Street
Orange, California, 92865
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled