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The average pay for a Maintenance Mechanic is $17.88 per hour.

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MEDIAN $17.88
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$16.70 - $20.26
MEDIAN: $17.88

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Job Description for Maintenance Mechanic

Maintenance mechanics work with large production machines, typically in factories. They oversee the machine’s performance and upkeep. Maintenance mechanics coordinate the maintenance of a machine with managers of the organization. Unless a machine breaks down, maintenance typically occurs during during off-peak hours so production continues efficiently. Mechanics clean the machine entirely by removing parts and cleaning thoroughly. They oil or lubricate moving parts so that they continue working effectively. If they see any parts that may be damaged or broken, they document the problem and order new parts for the machine. If the maintenance mechanic is working on a machine that broke down unexpectedly, they are responsible for fixing it as quickly and efficiently as possible so there is as little downtime as possible.


Maintenance Mechanic Tasks

  • Complete repairs and parts replacements.
  • Repair, install, adjust or maintain machines or vehicles.
  • Perform preventative maintenance inspections.
  • Maintain work and shop area and stock tools, parts and supplies.
  • Complete written record of work performed.

Maintenance Mechanic Job Listings

Jones Lang LaSalle Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Maintenance Mechanic in Farmington:
"More about the position."
Always stand firm on your worth for the skill you provide.

Maintenance Mechanic in Linden:
"Not enough pay."
Pros: Good people to work with and always have work.
Cons: Not enough pay and planning is terrible.

Maintenance Mechanic in Minneapolis:
"To know my benefits would be there if I get hurt."
Entitlement to benefits in case of injurers pay increase annually and job security.keep training within building trade not other building trade writing our school books.

Maintenance Mechanic in Boston:
Do not work for pg.

Maintenance Mechanic in Augusta:
Pros: Trouble shooting every day different.
Cons: Shift.

Maintenance Mechanic in Elizabethtown:
"PLC training."
Try to receive as much training in house as possible from vendors. Also take outside course at other training facilities when availible. Also pay close attention to mechanics on sight. They know alot about the systems and existing equipment.

Maintenance Mechanic in New York:
Pros: The ability to work with my hands.
Cons: None.

Key Stats for Maintenance Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
no benefits