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Mechanical Technician
Ref No.: 18-40935
Location: Wilmington, North Carolina
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
• Re-design components to develop cost reduction plans for the improvement of installations.
• Provide sketches or redline existing drawings as needed and follow-up with drafting services or oversee draftsmen to resolve design issues.
• Specify vendors and maintain a close liaison to procure and expedite materials.
• Develop and oversee mechanical and electrical installation checklists and schedules.
• Prepare work orders and direct maintenance personnel and outside contract trades in the fabrication, assembly, testing, and installation of equipment.
• Direct initial equipment set-up and debug up to the point of turnover to operations.
• Provide third-level troubleshooting support, directing contract engineering techs and trades to replace defective components and execute changes in design solve equipment/process issues.
• Analyze and correct equipment installation practices to improve efficiencies, specifically directed toward enhancing installation schedules.
• Create, review, and maintain updated installation documentation and drawings as required.
• Complete documentation packages to meet customer requirements.
• Interface with various departments to ensure efficient use and operation of equipment.
• Take personal responsibility for all aspects of supervising and training equipment installation crews including direction and shift supervision during installation activities.

• Mechanical Engineering/Technology Degree (Associates minimum)
• 5-10 years' experience in engineering/manufacturing setting
• Certifications preferred

Equipment or software experience preferred:
AutoCAD® 2017, Inventor 2017, Windows7, MS Office (Power Point, Excel, Word), PC based systems, Pneumatic systems and schematics, Motion Control systems, Automated equipment systems, Personal Protective Equipment

Special Requirements:
• Strong practical hands-on mechanical aptitude (All positions require time on the floor working on equipment.)
• Electro-mechanical troubleshooting, proficient with pneumatic and electrical schematics
• Process variable understanding: flow, temperature, rate, pressure, level.
• Thorough understanding of mechanical drive trains, electrical and pneumatic actuators.
• Travel is a possibility - Future projects may be in other NC locations.

Soft Skills:
• Ability to work well with varied job requirements.
• Ability to work well in a team environment.
• Presentation skills highly desirable.
• Ability to handle multiple priorities in an organized manner.
• Results oriented.

Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities.