Saturday , February 4 2023

USPS Hiring 2022 – Maintenance Mechanic

Website United States Postal Service

Job Description:

This is a career position which offers excellent benefits. Newly hired employees are covered bythe Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). Upon hire, employees are eligible to contribute into the Thrift SavingsPlan (TSP) which is similar to 401(k) plans. We also offer the option to enroll into the Federal Employees Health Benefits(FEHB) program as well as the Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI). Dental, Vision and Long-Term CareInsurance Programs as well as Flexible Spending Accounts to cover eligible out-of-pocket health care and dependent care(day care) expenses are also available. We offer ten paid federal holidays as well as accrued vacation and sick leave.Functional PurposeIndependently performs semiskilled preventive, corrective and predictive maintenance tasks associated with the upkeep andoperation of various types of mail processing, buildings and building equipment, customer service and delivery equipment


Job Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of skilled maintenance employees, or clearly written instructions from either hard copy or electronicformat, performs specific tasks related to disassembling equipment, replacing parts, relocating and reassembling equipment;assists higher level workers in locating and repairing equipment malfunctions.
  • Assembles, installs, replaces, repairs, modifies and adjusts all types of small operating equipment such as letter boxesmechanical scales, stamp vending equipment, building service equipment, mailhandling equipment and related equipment.
  • Follows established safety practices and requirements while performing all duties.
  • Uses a variety of hand and power tools, gauging devices and test equipment required, or as directed, to perform theabove tasks.
  • Independently performs preventive maintenance and minor repairs on plumbing, heating, refrigeration, air-conditioninglow-voltage electrical systems, and other building systems and equipment.
  • Completes or initiates work record sheets, as required. Takes readings from meters, gauges, counters and othermonitoring and measuring devices. Maintains logs and other required records; reports on breakdowns and equipment beingtested.
  • Performs preventive maintenance and routine repairs on simple control circuitry, bearings, chains, sprockets, motors,belts and belting, and other moving parts or wearing surfaces of equipment.
  • Maintains an awareness of equipment operation, especially excessive heat, vibration, and noise, reporting malfunctionshazards or wear to supervisor.
  • May drive a vehicle to transport tools, equipment, employees materials or in the normal performance of assigned duties.
  • May serve as a working leader over a group of lower level employees assigned to a specific task.

Job Details:

Company: United States Postal Service

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Memphis, TN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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