Maintenance Mechanic - 1st Shift

Department: Maintenance Department
Reports To: Maintenance Manager
Location: South Kansas City, MO

Position Overview

This position performs routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on buildings and mechanical equipment.

Essential Job Functions

  • Performs minor and major repair of all buildings and equipment.
  • Performs preventative maintenance and repairs on building equipment this includes electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and gas engine powered equipment.
  • Installs electrical wiring and equipment, new electrical services, wiring during remodeling projects; replaces and repairs wiring as needed.
  • Repairs electrical equipment, control circuits, and replace faulty electrical switches.
  • Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests.
  • Maintain general housekeeping duties within the department.
  • Must comply with company and department rules and procedures.
  • Must maintain an excellent attendance record.

Non-Essential Job Functions

  • Fosters positive working relationships.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Must be able to trouble-shoot and solve problems
  • Must be able to use hand and power tools
  • Working knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics i.e. valves, cylinders, and pumps
  • Working knowledge of installation and maintenance of electrical systems (through 480 volts)
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Must maintain a clean, safe work environment and follow safety procedures
  • Must be self-motivated and work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to follow directions and work harmoniously with supervisors and operators
  • Must be able to walk and stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pull of parts and containers
  • Must be able to work weekends/overtime as needed
  • Must have valid driver’s license

Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Trade School or other specialized training.
  • Must have 2 years of experience in building and mechanical equipment maintenance and repair

To Apply

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to No phone calls or recruiters please.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.