Maintenance Mechanic

New Bedford, MA 02745

Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Light Industrial Pay Rate: $25.00 Specialty: Machine Maintenance Branch: New Bedford, MA Pay Type: Hour

Job Description

SUMMARY:      This position is responsible for a variety of mechanical work erecting, repairing, and maintaining machinery and equipment, building and utilities and troubleshooting basic electrical problems.



  • Install, erect, repair and maintain facility & machinery.
  • Install, repair and maintain air and hydraulic lines, valves and cylinders, steam traps, air compressors, oil, steam and water lines, sprinkler systems, various types of pumps and other equipment and systems.
  • Install machine foundations.
  • Perform maintenance welding and a wide variety of other duties required for installation, repair, upgrading and maintenance of machinery and equipment, and the utilities required to operate the machinery and equipment such as air, oil, and steam.
  • Perform a variety of other related duties as directed by supervision. Use manuals, parts lists and blueprints to perform work with little technical support.
  • Troubleshoot complex equipment and system problems and determine corrective actions.
  • Organize, plan, and direct work of other crafts persons on jobs involving two or more craft persons.
  • Maintain work area in a clean, neat and orderly condition.
  • Comply with all company rules and regulations including performing other duties as required.
  • Perform other duties as required or assigned.
  • Will need some welding experience


  • Work environment consists of manufacturing that may have exposure to moving mechanical parts, varying temperatures, risk of shock, noise and rubber smells.
  • Work near moving mechanical parts 2/3 to all of the time.
  • Work in high precarious places up to 1/3 of the time.
  • Exposure to fumes or airborne particles up to 1/3 of the time.

Job Requirements


  • High School graduate or equivalent with 2-year technical college education or accredited apprenticeship required.



  • Be have good oral and written communication in English as well as interpersonal skills.
  • Requires the use of advance mathematics and be able to use SAP software.
  • Have good leadership and project management skills.
  • Make broad decisions involving considerable initiative and ingenuity.
  • Have technical and problem-solving skills. Able to use portable power tools, cables, ropes, jacks, chain falls, rollers, forklift trucks, pipe wrenches, drill press, machine tools, welding equipment, and materials required to perform assigned duties.

Additional Information

At HW Staffing Solutions we recognize the value of our employee associates as equally as our clients. We are passionate about people and improving the lives of every associate, we do this by connecting you with great companies and great opportunities. We celebrate our awesome diversity, believe that everyone has a unique talent, and appreciate the passion and perspectives that each of us bring to the table. Discover a new way to work together with a company that is focused on offering the best opportunities, benefits and career advancement in Accounting & Finance, Office & Administrative, Light Industrial, Professional & Technical, Call Center, Food Processing and Hospitality. HW Staffing Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity company.

Meet Your Recruiter

Johana Santos
Staffing Specialist

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