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Staffing - Mechanical Technician III
Ref No.: 18-15409
Location: Wilmington, North Carolina
Job Title: Mechanical Technician III
Location: Wilmington, NC
Job Duration: 1 Year +

  • Re-design components to develop cost reduction plans for the improvement of installations.
  • Provide sketches or redline existing drawings as needed and follow-up with drafting services or oversee draftsmen to resolve design issues.
  • Specify vendors and maintain a close liaison to procure and expedite materials.
  • Develop and oversee mechanical and electrical installation checklists and schedules.
  • Prepare work orders and direct maintenance personnel and outside contract trades in the fabrication, assembly, testing, and installation of equipment.
  • Direct initial equipment set-up and debug up to the point of turnover to operations.
  • Provide third-level troubleshooting support, directing contract engineering techs and trades to replace defective components and execute changes in design solve equipment/process issues.
  • Analyze and correct equipment installation practices to improve efficiencies, specifically directed toward enhancing installation schedules.
  • Create, review, and maintain updated installation documentation and drawings as required.
  • Complete documentation packages to meet customer requirements.
  • Interface with various departments to ensure efficient use and operation of equipment.
  • Take personal responsibility for all aspects of supervising and training equipment installation crews including direction and shift supervision during installation activities.

  • Mechanical Engineering/Technology Degree (Associates minimum)
  • 5-10 years' experience in engineering/manufacturing setting
  • Certifications preferred

Equipment or software experience preferred:
AutoCAD® 2017, Inventor 2017, Windows7, MS Office (Power Point, Excel, Word), PC based systems, Pneumatic systems and schematics, Motion Control systems, Automated equipment systems, Personal Protective Equipment

Special Requirements:
  • Strong practical hands-on mechanical aptitude (All positions require time on the floor working on equipment.)
  • Electro-mechanical troubleshooting, proficient with pneumatic and electrical schematics
  • Process variable understanding: flow, temperature, rate, pressure, level.
  • Thorough understanding of mechanical drive trains, electrical and pneumatic actuators.
  • Travel is a possibility - Future projects may be in other NC locations.

Soft Skills:
  • Ability to work well with varied job requirements.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Presentation skills highly desirable.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities in an organized manner.
  • Results oriented.