Mechanic - Portland, OR

Portland / Oregon / United States

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Maintenance Mechanic - Portland, OR 

We are seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to safely maintain all machinery so that it is in working order and to keep the physical plant safe and repaired as needed at our corrugated box plant in Portland, OR.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
  • Make general Mechanical repairs to production equipment.
  • Make general repairs to building and premises.
  • Work independently and as part of a crew in making repairs.
  • Fulfill work order assignments.
  • Fulfill Preventative Maintenance assignments.
  • Conduct spare parts management and work order readiness assignments.
  • Excellent computer skills are required.
  • A commitment to working safely.


  • At least 18 years old and high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office programs, able to perform heavy lifting, do repetitive motion, use general mechanical tools.
  • Must know safety requirements and able to operate large equipment to include, but not limited to, forklifts, electric lifts, articulating lifts, welding equipment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A minimum of two years’ experience in industrial machine repair.
  • Familiarity of fluid power systems, pumps, plumbing, and rigging.
  • Ability to use all shop tools properly.
  • Ability to read machine drawings.
  • Ability to weld proficiently.




If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application.  We want to hear from you!

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