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Maintenance Mechanic - Milwaukee, WI

Post Date: 12/28/2021

Req. Number: 92544

City: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Zip Code: 53218


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Goodwill TalentBridge, along with our client, is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Mechanic to work in the Milwaukee, WI area.

Responsible for the set-up and maintenance of all equipment and operating systems located within Production facilities.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Sets up, adjusts, maintains and repairs semi-automated and automated equipment.
  • Preforms preventive and demand maintenance as required based on schedule.
  • Builds fixtures and tooling to specifications.
  • Works with employees and staff to solve productivity problems.
  • Sources repair parts and equipment.
  • Maintains electrical, pneumatic and mechanical systems in compliance with safety regulations.
  • Refurbishes equipment and fixtures.
  • Operates and maintains fork lifts when required.
  • Maintains records and reports as required.
  • Effectively communicates information to production workers, staff and customers.
  •  Actively follows work rules and safety regulations.
  • Maintains a safe and orderly work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Core Competencies:

  • Ability to accept constant change, direction and supervision.
  • Working knowledge of electrical, mechanical and pneumatic equipment and controls.
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and equipment specifications.
  • Ability to instruct and train production workers in machine set-up and operation.
  • Ability to gather, analyze and record information on a written, verbal and automated data entry basis.
  • Ability to analyze and fix equipment malfunctions.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple work assignments and conflicting work schedules.


  • High school diploma.
  • Minimum of three years in mechanical maintenance within a manufacturing environment.
  • Fork Lift Driver Certification.

Physical/Sensory Demands: (Range of motion, weight requirement, repetitive use of hands/feet, speech, vision, hearing, other requirements)

  • Full range of motion.
  • Lift and carry a minimum of 40 pounds.
  • Capable of standing and working for 8 hours.
  • Communicates with co-workers and supervisor.
  • Ability to drive vehicles and monitor work flow.
  • Capable of hearing and responding to warning devices on equipment and fork lifts.
  • Capable of working in a non-air conditioned factory environment. Environmental conditions include dust and loud noise. Protective equipment may be required.
  • Gross and fine motor abilities


  • Hours: 1st Shift, Monday-Friday, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm.
  • Payrate: $25-$28/hr.

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