Maintenance Mechanic Helper - LOCAL TO READING, PA SIGN ON BONUS OFFERED (5)
Reading, PA 
Posted 2 months ago
Job Description

About us: Since 1962, Southern Industrial and Southern Crane has helped install and maintain the manufacturing and industrial base that has fueled growth across the Southeast.

We have grown from a Carolinas-based crane and rigging company into the leading provider of operated crane services, rigging services, turn-key industrial construction and plant maintenance services in the Southeast.

Southern Industrial is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic Helper for maintenance site in Reading, PA. This is a 40 hour per week and does not offer per diem. There is a $1500 sign on bonus offered, $500 after 90 days of employment and $1000 after 180 days of employment.

High School graduate/ GED and two years' experience related to general maintenance. Supports site maintenance activities through the safe performance of a wide range of manual and skilled labor tasks related to machinery, mechanical equipment, and production machines and equipment.

Essential Functions/Duties:

* Assist with repair and preventive maintenance (PM's) of machinery, mechanical equipment, and production machines and equipment.

* Add coolant and lubricate machines as required.

* Support other maintenance employees as needed.

* Performs other duties as directed by experienced craft personnel.

* Ability to use and operate hand and power tools such as electric drills, air drills, hand wrenches, and other tools as needed in a safe, efficient manner.

* Knowledge of safety standards and precautions pertaining to plant maintenance and repair work.

* Enter and maintain records in computer, including but not limited to work orders and preventive maintenance records.

* Lift and carry objects of varying weights.

* Restock supplies and materials as necessary.

* Detect, recognize and respond to dangerous conditions or situations.

* Regular attendance is required.

* Must have the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.

* Analyze and resolve work problems.

* Skilled in both written and verbal communication.

* As required, perform safety inspections of work area, equipment and tools, in accordance with SIC policy and safety program.

* Complete all Safety and general job training as required by SIC.

* Maintain a safe, clean and organized working environment.

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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