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Maintenance Mechanic – Fruitport, MI

By August 23, 2018 No Comments

BAT – Fruitport – MI
Phone: (616) 935-3121

Busche Aluminum Technologies is hiring a Maintenance Mechanic to work either a 4 on/4 off, 2nd or 3rd shift schedule.   


SUMMARY:  Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment by performing the following duties.




  • Visually inspects and tests machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunctions and dismantles devices to gain access to problem areas.
  • Installs new or repaired parts and replaces faulty mechanical, control, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.  Also installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
  • Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance.
  • Repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment.
  • Cleans work area, tools and equipment.
  • Operate robots and perform end of arm tooling teach-outs and change overs.
  • Other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:  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.  These requirements are, however, subject to the discretion of the hiring manager.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • 2+ years’ experience working as a maintenance mechanic within manufacturing
  • Experience with robot manipulation preferred
  • Ability to effectively communicate with others
  • Possess basic hydraulic and electrical knowledge
  • Possess mathematical aptitude
  • Excellent attendance and safety record
  • Must be team-oriented, able to problem-solve and troubleshoot
  • Self-motivated


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS include the following:

Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Bending/Twisting               40%

Standing                           20%

Walking                            20%

Climbing                           10%

Sitting                               5%

Keyboarding/Data Entry     5%

Ability to work in conditions which may include seasonal hot and humid conditions, dust, noise and other elements for extended periods of time.



  • Medical, dental and vision after 30 days of service.
  • 401k with company match after 90 days of service.
  • Company paid basic life, short/long-term disability
  • Company paid uniforms
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Vacation during 1st year of employment – 40 hours at 6 months, 40 hours upon 1st anniversary.
  • Monthly Incentive Bonuses