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Randstad Maintenance Mechanic in Lowell, Massachusetts

Maintenance Mechanic

job details:

  • location:Lowell, MA

  • salary:$28 - $34 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, September 10, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Wholesale Trade - Nondurable Goods

  • reference:S_797761

  • questions:anita.hanson@randstadusa.com978-794-1875

job description

Maintenance Mechanic

The Maintenance Mechanic Associate is responsible for performing maintenance and repairs on manufacturing equipment and supporting all aspects of PGI's production maintenance activities. Communicates issues affecting maintenance work scheduling and completion. Responsible for food handling in accordance with food safety protocols based on Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) plans.


Responsible to perform troubleshooting, repair work and preventative maintenance on all production machinery, equipment and instrumentation to sustain plant operations at highly efficient levels. Equipment includes mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and fluid handling systems.

Ability to meet deadlines and be detail oriented.

Install and modify production equipment and machinery.

Document project activities and prepare appropriate operating standards and/or maintenance procedures for all equipment and processes.

Complete documentation process for machinery usage, equipment maintenance and purchases.

Maintain cleanliness of maintenance equipment shop.

Maintain appropriate inventory of maintenance supplies.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Work is performed while standing, sitting and/or walking.

Requires the ability to communicate effectively using speech, vision and hearing.

Requires the use of hands for simple grasping and fine manipulations.

Requires bending, squatting, crawling, climbing, and reaching.

Requires the ability to lift, carry, push or pull medium weights, up to 60 pounds.

Requires activities involving being around moving machinery, exposure to marked changes in temperature and humidity, and exposure to dust, food allergens and gas.

Must be able to work in the heat/steam and cold environment and do manual labor.


High School




High School degree or equivalent required.

Minimum of 1+ year of experience in packaging and process equipment line maintenance of machinery in food or beverage manufacturing facility.

Basic computer skills (Microsoft windows, internet explorer) required.

Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills and be able to support cross functional teams including quality, operations and production.

Please call Anita at (978)794-1875 and email an updated resume to

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