Maintenance Mechanic
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 7/11/2020

Job Description

Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Location: Gardena, CA 90249
Pay Rate: $20.85/hr
Hours: Monday through Friday from 6:00am to 2:30pm 
Assignment Length: 3-6 month contract with the possibility of extension or conversion to full-time depending on business needs

SUMMARY

Plans layout, installs, and repairs wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

Other duties may be assigned.

  • Plans new or modified installations from written or verbal directions to minimize waste of materials, provide access for future maintenance, and avoid unsightly, hazardous, and unreliable wiring, consistent with specifications and local electrical codes.
  • Makes necessary repairs of electrical equipment in compliance with safety and code requirements.
  • Prepares sketches showing location of wiring and equipment, or follows diagrams or blueprints, ensuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring.
  • Installs electrical equipment to comply with safety and code requirements.
  • Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electrical conduit.
  • Pulls wiring through conduit.
  • Splices wires by stripping insulation from terminal leads, twisting or soldering wires together, and applying tape or terminal caps.
  • Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment.
  • Installs control and distribution apparatus such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels.
  • Connects power cables to equipment, such as electric range or motor, and installs grounding leads.
  • Tests continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components with testing instruments such as ohmmeter, battery and buzzer, and oscilloscope.
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.  Trouble shoots and determines root causes of electrical failures.
  • Repairs faulty equipment or systems.
  • Performs mechanical, carpentry, or plumbing work as necessary to complete primary function; may assist other maintenance crafts as required.
  • Works with other crafts personnel, factory teams, and facility engineers in a teaming environment.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT

  • Uses hand and power tools normally used in the electrical trade, such as drill motors, power saws, hydraulic benders and pipe machines.  Uses diagnostic tools such as volt-ohmeters, scopes, and vacuum tube volt-meters.  Operates mobile lifting equipment.
  • Basic computer skills required to order raw materials and track preventive maintenance programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and a minimum of five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, equipment and procedure manuals, work order instructions, and code requirements.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively with groups of other employees.

Ability to read and interpret electrical drawings and schematics and have working knowledge of national and electrical codes.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: Gardena, CA
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 7/11/2020

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Founded in 1999 as a woman- and minority-owned IT staffing organization, Ronin Staffing has grown into a full-service staffing search firm that recruits and places qualified and quality candidates with expertise in a wide range of areas, including Engineering, Aerospace, Administration, Accounting/Financing, to name a few. We offer contract-only, contract-to-hire or direct-hire services to our clients and our contractors alike.

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