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Electrical Maintenance Mechanic in Thornton, CA at Staffing Network / QPA

Date Posted: 4/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Journeyman Electrician/Maintenance Technician 1 is responsible for performing preventive maintenance on machinery, equipment, tools, and assists other members of the maintenance department various electric and machine/building repairs. Works under immediate supervision; relies on specific direction and instruction.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs regular and preventive maintenance on all machinery, equipment, tools, and building.
  • Assists in the repair of woodworking machinery, in feed/out feed systems, hand tools and forklifts in accordance with diagrams, operating manuals, and manufacturing specifications.
  • Has working knowledge of PLC's
  • Has working knowledge of running conduit
  • Orders parts and supplies as required
  • Maintains record of all repairs and maintenance activities
  • Performs duties consistent with established safety rules and procedures.
  • Maintains work area clean and organized
  • Participated in safety, CI and other
  • If assigned to the treating department, perform duties consistent with hazardous waste and hazardous material handling procedures and practices.
  • Prepares various reports as required and any other duties that are requested on a day to day basis.


  • Working knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, control tech., and welding
  • Working knowledge of safe equipment practices and applicable laws, rules and regulations.
  • The ability to understand basic math and numbers, basic knowledge of a computer, and calculator.
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Has the ability to read blue prints, technical diagrams, and operating manuals.
  • Has the ability to use precision measuring tools and manual tools.
  • Has the ability to speak, read, and write in English.
  • Has the ability to identify safety issues in the work area.
  • Has the ability to pass a drug test.

Has the ability to work hours mandated by the company.