Mechanical Maintenance Tech III- Decatur IL

Posted: June 23, 2021

Company: Amentum

Employer Type: Other

Position Type: Full Time

Job Type: Technician

Experience Level: Mid Level

Certification Required: HVAC Certification

Education Required: Associates

City: DECATUR

County: MACON

Salary Range: $35000-$45000

Amentum is seeking a Mechanical Maintenance Technician 3 to join our 3rd shift industrial maintenance team in Decatur, IL! Typical work schedule is 10 PM to 6:30 AM; hours may vary based on business demand.

Responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and repairs facility mechanical systems; pneumatic and/or hydraulic systems.
  • Conducts preventive maintenance inspections and performs required preventive maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning, filter changes, etc.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs HVAC/R equipment, blowers, and fans.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs commercial doors, including those made by Rytek, DoorMan, Mega Door, DynaCo Doors, and similar manufacturers.
  • Ability to work on floor systems including wood block and epoxy repairs.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs heat exchange equipment.
  • Performs basic pipefitting repairs.
  • Perform welding and fabrication.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs basic electrical issues.
  • Assists in the movement of machines/fixtures, materials, and equipment as required.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on mechanical systems control and operating systems as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.
  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.
  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.
  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.
  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.
  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

Desired Skills

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.
  • Three years of experience performing mechanical maintenance in an industrial environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.
  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.
  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.
  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.
  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.
  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.
  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.


Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.
  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree or technical certification in industrial mechanical, HVAC, or related Facility Maintenance discipline.
  • HVAC Certification
  • Experience with building mechanical equipment operation, diagnostics and repairs.
  • Experience performing preventive maintenance on facility related equipment.
  • Experience maintaining basic plumbing needs.
  • Experience with basic electrical troubleshooting and repairs.
  • Experience working in a CMMS environment.

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