Industrial Maintenance Mechanic


Posted: 10/15/18 Employment Type: Direct-Hire (Perm) Industry: HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC Job Number: 12723 Pay Rate: $25.00 - $27.00

Well established Kent-based production facility seeks Maintenance Mechanic Lead to supervise and coordinate the activities of mechanics, installers and repairers to manufacture product in a safe and productive environment.


  • Plan and establish work schedules and assignments of Maintenance personnel to meet organizational goals in consultation with the Plant Manager.
  • Assist the Plant Manager in the overseeing the Preventative Maintenance Program.
  • Responsible for keeping records of maintenance activities in log books or on other forms. Records must indicate all repairs made, parts used, analysis performed, and other related information.
  • Responsible for routine preventive maintenance to ensure that production and auxiliary machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of buildings is maintained and improved.
  • Provide work assignments, training, feedback, coaching, support, development opportunities and disciplinary action to mechanics.
  • Determine schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment and skill of maintenance personnel.
  • Monitor maintenance personnel's work levels and review work performance.
  • Monitor tool and part inventories and the condition and maintenance of shops to ensure adequate working conditions.
  • Enforce and implement maintenance policies and procedures.


  • A minimum of 7 years experience in a lead position in manufacturing environment.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of leadership experience and education.
  • Highly motivated person that is able to handle a high volume of work with accuracy in a fast changing environment.
  • Ability to be an independent thinker and find solutions to problems.
  • Must possess basic computer skills to include MS Word and MS Excel.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours as dictated by the job requirements.
  • Must be able to safely lift heavy objects as necessary or on a repeated basis
  • Knowledge and experience in the food manufacturing industry including HACCP, GMP's, Sanitation, Preventative Maintenance and Safety programs.
  • Knowledge of food manufacturing methods and equipment.

If interested, TEXT 206-379-6386 and tell us you are interested in job 12723

Vicki Medak

Vicki has worked in the hospitality industry for over 20 years in various management positions ranging from Training, Recruiting, Employee Relations, Compliance and Executive Leadership. She operates with a high degree of passion, integrity, responsibility, and a champion for people. Vicki is recognized as a strong leader with excellent technical abilities and competencies such as; partnering with clients and leads to achieve clear and measurable staffing objectives, promoting creativity and outside the box thinking, practical HR knowledge and a strong change agent with high capacity to adapt and problem solve in a fast paced and changing environment.
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