Maintenance Mechanics
Company: Greif
Location: Baytown , TX
Category: Mechanics, Manufacturing, Skilled & Trades
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 7/10/2019

Maintenance Mechanic

  • Maintenance position within a manufacturing environment.
  • Focus on supporting the preventative maintenance process including lubrication and inspection, general maintenance tasks, such as but not necessarily limited to assembly and disassembly of components, problem troubleshooting and correction.
  • Support all production and physical plant equipment in the facility



  • Perform all duties in a safe and collaborative manner and immediately report any potentially dangerous conditions or other safety concerns to the supervisor
  • Start up and shuts down equipment in accordance with operation’s requirements, company safety procedures and OSHA requirements for machine activation and shutdown.
  • Perform basic mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic maintenance tasks in a safe, efficient manner, which supports the continuous improvement process within the facility.
  • Diagnose and repair activities with detailed working procedures.
  • Determines materials, replacement parts, and tools/parts needed to proceed with logical approach to repairs, maintenance and rebuilds.
  • Set-up, adjust, calibrate, and operate equipment; perform layout and bench work; inspect, dismantle, repair, rebuild, assemble, weld, install and lubricate machinery and mechanical equipment throughout the manufacturing facility.
  • Inspect for defects, misalignment, wear, insufficient lubrication and determine best process for making repairs with limited interruption to production.
  • Assist in maintaining building needs (heating and cooling systems)
  • Disassemble moves and/or relocates existing equipment and install new equipment.
  • Provide for safe disposal of all toxic materials and supplies.
  • Maintain tools and work area in a safe, neat and secure manner.
  • Maintain daily work logs and update equipment and component records, and if applicable, electronic Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Maintain preventative maintenance and lubrication schedules.
  • Promote and comply with good safety practices and habits, including but not limited to, use of all PPE, ensuring guards and safety features are working.
  • May train others on maintenance activities, including preventative maintenance.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Background Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Technical or professional certification preferred and/or completion of an appropriate apprenticeship program.



  • 1+ years experience and/or equivalent training in industrial high voltage electrical maintenance.


Knowledge and Skills:

Must have completed a minimum of the following courses from an accredited and approved educational source or demonstrated knowledge and skill acquired via sufficient job experience:

  • Basic Electrical Safety
  • Basic Industrial Safety
  • AC Circuits and Machinery
  • DC Circuits and Machinery
  • Electrical Troubleshooting
  • National Electrical Code
  • Ability to troubleshoot control circuits, motors, motor control circuits, and other electrical and electronic systems and equipment.
  • Ability to install and maintain electrical systems and controls.
  • Ability to read electrical blueprints and schematics and apply NEC requirements.
  • Ability to use an appropriate hand, power and specialty tools and diagnostic equipment to complete job tasks.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunity for growth. Greif, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, gender, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. For more information read Greif’s Equal Opportunity Policy.

233 Delta Pkwy
Baytown, TX 77523
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