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Maintenance Mechanic

The Cary Company
Oakland, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Containers Unlimited division of The Cary Company is looking to hire a Maintenance Mechanic to support our IBC & Drum Reconditioning facility in Oakland, CA. This role will lead maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of our Equipment/Production Line, as well as other equipment at the facility including our grinder. This role will be responsible for product quality control, line maintenance, and repair of machinery and equipment at our 32,000 sq ft facility.

Facility Hours: 6:00am-2:30pm (approximately 15-20 employees)

Qualifications and Skills

  • Read and write routine reports and correspondence
  • Perform repairs to the building and equipment as needed including preventive maintenance of all equipment and machinery.
  • Apply mechanical expertise for producing quality product
  • Follow safety and regulatory rules and procedures
  • Repair basic mechanical components and replace parts on equipment as needed.
  • Maintain housekeeping and preventive maintenance standards within the plant
  • Lubricate and clean machinery and support equipment as needed
  • Accomplish all work orders to maintain safety; reduce downtime; decrease scrap; improve quality production; and improve plant efficiency
  • Assist in helping with various day to day labor tasks to help keep the busy running (loading trucks, helping on the production line, etc.)
  • Lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to speak English and Spanish preferred


  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Life and Supplemental Insurance
  • 401K Provision
  • Profit Sharing
  • HRA
  • Cafeteria Plan
  • Seasonal company sponsored events
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Childcare Reimbursement Program

A little about the company:

  • Been around since 1895.
  • Grown from 30 employees in 2005 to 60 in 2010 and now over 200.
  • Completed an acquisition of a company in Indianapolis, IN (2018), Pittsburgh, PA (2019) and Salt Lake City, UT (2021), Hayward, CA (2021).
  • We distribute rigid packaging products and industrial filtration as well as reconditioning of drums and IBCs.
  • We have a strengths-based approach working to leverage what the employee likes to do and is good at doing.
  • Privately owned

The Cary Company prides itself on its fun, upbeat culture, providing a comfortable work/life balance and a supportive team environment. Enjoy working at a steady pace, and with knowledgeable co-workers who together create a customer-centric and professional team.

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The Cary Company


Oakland, CA
94603 USA



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