Skip to Main Content
← Back to Jobs

2nd Shift Maintenance Mechanic

Crawford Thomas Recruiting Orlando ,FL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 Our client is a worldwide leader in manufacturing of consumer goods. They are currently searching for Maintenance Mechanic in Orlando, FL. This person will be responsible for a variety of plant equipment including sewing machines, automatic quilters, mechanized conveyors, and building utilities such as power and compressed air distribution. Multi-craft skills are required, to include, but not limited to, welding.

A mattress production maintenance mechanic sets up, services and repairs mechanical and computer-controlled machinery used in mattress manufacturing.

Detailed Description:

  • Repair and set up equipment for operators, either mechanically or by programming
  • Respond to sudden breakdowns during production
  • Diagnose problems quickly and make necessary repairs
  • Assemble and test machinery to make sure it is safe and operational before placing back into production
  • Carry out scheduled maintenance
  • Clean, oil and grease machinery
  • Inform supervisors of equipment issues and repair progress
  • Work on machines used at every stage of the production process
  • Perform building maintenance
  • Build tables, racks, carts and other items needed in production areas

Basic Qualifications

5+ years of experience as a maintenance mechanic in a manufacturing environment- sewing machines experience is highly preferable.

  • Must have knowledge in repairing machinery, preventive maintenance, plumbing and/or electrical.
  • Previous experience on installation/removal of equipment, a plus.
  • Some administrative experience (i.e. purchasing supplies, working with vendors and obtaining price quotes), desirable
  • Available to work flexible schedules, including Saturday and Sunday for special projects

Preferred Qualifications

Strong interpersonal communication skills, both with peers in or outside the maintenance group as well as supervisors/management

  • Able to follow set procedures
  • Ability to work productively alone or as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems in a practical, methodical way while preserving sense of urgency
  • Commercial sewing machine maintenance experience a plus
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus not required

Crawford Thomas Recruiting


Orlando, FL
32824 USA