LGSTX Services

MHE Mechanic 1 - Tampa, FL 1/17/2019

Position: MHE Mechanic 1 - Tampa, FL Base Pay: Commensuate with experience
Employee Type: Full-Time Leads Others: Yes
Required Education: High School Diploma/GED Required Experience: 5 Years
Travel Required: Yes Position Close Date: When Filled

Location:  Tampa, FL area

What you will do:

The MHE Mechanic 1 will perform skilled maintenance, repair, and upkeep of facilities components and systems utilized by LGSTX Services. These systems may include all types or work on conveyor systems, minor repairs to Material Handling Equipment as designated by your supervisor. This position also deals with all aspects of industrial repairs and upkeep at designated facilities. An MHE mechanic 1 provides guidance and serves as a mentor to less experienced MHE mechanics. In addition this position may interact, inspect, and oversee contractors work. This position must maintain excellent written and verbal communication skills with all levels of the organization and those at remote locations. This position requires personnel with excellent written record keeping skills. This position requires personnel that are self motivated willing to work with little or no direct on site supervision. You must be willing to travel and stay away from home for periods of time. This position is subject to overtime, and this position requires a safety conscience behavior at all times.

Essential functions:

  • Must be able to operate safely all equipment associated with the manufacturing and demolition of conveyor systems, including fabrication/welding, conduit and wiring installaion and demolition.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot, repair, and construct mechanical and electrical systems, including compressors, air lines, diverters, cylinders, switches, VFD's, control devices (PLC's), and systems.
  • Must be proficient troubleshooting, repairing and installing electrical components from 12 volts DC to 480 volts AC.
  • Must be proficient with all aspects of minor facility repairs including but not limited to electrical, mechanical, carpentry and plumbing.
  • Act as a liason between LGSTX Services, customers and contractors on maintenence, modification and operations of equipment required, and do so in keeping with our value of providing excellence in customer service.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules, including working all shifts, weekends and some holidays as per our customers production schedules and requirements.

What you need:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Must posses and maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Must pass a required background and drug screen
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals, blueprints, mechanical drawings, and electrical schematics
  • At least 5 years of verifiable prior work experience with industrial or commercial maintenance work as a maintenance technician or supervisor
  • A minimum of 2 years working expeience with voltages up to and including 3ph 480v.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in welding and fabrication (stick)
  • Ability to work independently of others
  • Must show proficiency of any of the above upon request.


Preferred Skills:

  • 10 years of prior experience working in an environment of industrial or commercial maintenance as a maintenance technician or supervisor
  • Two years of formal approved technical training or schooling in industrial or commercial maintenance. To include mechanical, electrical, and plumbing
  • Computer skills to include email and Microsoft office products such as Microsoft Office Word and Microsoft Office Excel