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Maintenance Assistant

Education Requirements

• High school diploma/GED required. Secondary education degree preferred
• Prior experience with metal fabrication operations and equipment

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures the maintenance and upkeep of the building and grounds through routine procedures and special work orders.
  • Assist in inspection, operation, or testing machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions including minor electrical work.
  • Assists to dismantle machines, equipment, or devices to access and remove defective parts, using hoists, cranes, hand tools, or power tools.
  • Assist with repairing machines, equipment, or structures, using tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, wrenches, or equipment such as precision measuring instruments or electrical or electronic testing devices.
  • Assist in diagnostic of mechanical problems and help determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Collect and discard worn machine parts
  • Clean machines and machine parts.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Basic fabrication and machining skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Basic problem solving knowledge.
  • Ability to perform basic reading, writing, and math functions.
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • High level of mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Intermediate math skills.
  • Ability to operate necessary tools.


Oshkosh Witzel

Employment Type



16.00 - 17.00 / Hr

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