Top Industrial Mechanic Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for an Industrial Mechanic. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Industrial Mechanic resumes they appeared on. For example, 13.9% of Industrial Mechanic resumes contained Preventative Maintenance as a skill. Let's find out what skills an Industrial Mechanic actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Industrial Mechanic resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Preventative Maintenance

high Demand
Here's how Preventative Maintenance is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Do preventative maintenance on different mechanical systems to check working condition and write up any deficiencies to be repaired immediately.
  • Maintained production lines machinery Carried out preventative maintenance Maintained inventory of equipment parts & tools Performed timely repairs of malfunctioning machinery
  • Maintained lubrication of machinery, bearing replacement, seal replacement, cleaning of parts during an overhaul and preventative maintenance
  • Planned maintenance operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing equipment repairs, improvements, and preventative maintenance.
  • Applied strong mechanical abilities to complete electrical installations, maintenance, and repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Created and implemented Preventative Maintenance Program for all production and auxiliary equipment and building systems.
  • Perform technical repairs and installations, troubleshoot equipment and conduct preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Handle repairs and preventative maintenance of manufacturing equipment at Caterpillar Fuel Systems Duties.
  • Performed regular preventative Maintenance on all equipment within the distribution center.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and rebuild of equipment for chemical manufacturing.
  • Performed predictive and preventative maintenance operations for textile machinery operation.
  • Performed both preventative maintenance and emergency maintenance duties.
  • Perform scheduled equipment overhaul and preventative maintenance.
  • Prepared and administered preventative maintenance on printers.
  • Performed and achieved accurate preventative maintenance.
  • Perform preventative maintenance throughout the facility.
  • Perform preventative maintenance check on machinery.
  • Performed preventative maintenance services for clients.
  • Prepared and administered preventative maintenance schedules.
  • Preformed scheduled preventative maintenance requests.

Show More

2. Production Machines

high Demand
Here's how Production Machines is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Tasked to perform all preventative, scheduled, and unscheduled maintenance on all production machines and shop vehicles.
  • Repair and maintain in working mode all production machines, electrical system, equipment and the building structures
  • Diagnose and repair hydraulic, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic production machines and plant equipment.
  • Provide maintenance, PMCS's to the molding machines and production machines and compressors.
  • Fix problems with production machines, utilizing mechanical knowledge & tools.
  • Designed, built and programmed PLC control systems for production machines.
  • Programmed and setting automated processes in the production machines.

Show More

3. Safety Procedures

high Demand
Here's how Safety Procedures is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Enforced and maintained standard safety procedures while ensuring that the facility operated within permit compliance.
  • Follow site safety procedures and ensure that employees comply with all safety standards.
  • Trained on GMPs, SOP, PM, Safety Procedures.
  • Instructed personnel in radiation safety procedures and decontaminated and disposed of contaminated objects.
  • Perform safety procedures such as lockout/tagout and PPE.
  • Initiated and developed safety procedures Assisted in training of new employees Experience in problem solving techniques

Show More

4. Preventive Maintenance Requirements

high Demand
Here's how Preventive Maintenance Requirements is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Completed preventive maintenance requirements on Hilo's Personal carriers, Man lifts, and motors.

Show More

5. Conveyor Systems

high Demand
Here's how Conveyor Systems is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Worked on airport baggage conveyor systems including troubleshooting PLC problems
  • Change and align drive rollers, idler rollers, bearings, motors and belts on conveyor systems.
  • Repair industrial machinery, conveyor systems, trouble shooting, welding and light electrical work.
  • Installed all conveyor systems in Denver Airport (53 miles of airport conveyor beltways)
  • Repair and troubleshoot all warehouse equipment and conveyor systems.
  • Installed motors and pulleys on conveyor systems.
  • Repair and maintain conveyor systems.
  • Read blueprints Assembled conveyor systems for major corporations
  • Maintain and repair all in house equipment including forklifts, computer controlled conveyor systems, recycling equipment and building repair.
  • Repaired Conveyor systems, labelers, fillers, mechanical drives, cappers* Troubleshoot electrical and replace motors and sensors.
  • assemble , troubleshoot, fabricate, conveyor systems, case packers, R&D projects

Show More

Job type you want
Full Time
Part Time
Internship
Temporary

6. PLC

high Demand
Here's how PLC is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Experience with PLC (e.g., industrial maintenance, computer control systems, etc.)
  • Blister Machine and Bottles Lines, Operator Mechanical start up, PLC repair in general PM
  • Corrected electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, welding, and PLC problems.
  • Set up and program robotics on injection molding machinery (PLC).
  • Design and develop PLC and Pneumatic racks for promotion and training.
  • Program and set up downstream packaging equipment (PLC).
  • Work on hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic, PLC.
  • Diagnose and repair 3 phase electrical and PLC.
  • Experience with basic PLC, sensor optical fiber, chiller, precision control, hydraulic and pneumatics pumps.
  • Possess an understanding of both Allen-Bradley and Wonderware PLC systems.
  • Interpreted blueprints and schematics and basic understanding of electrical circuits and PLCs Diagnosed problems/malfunctions with minimal guidance and supervision.

Show More

7. Hydraulic Systems

high Demand
Here's how Hydraulic Systems is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Repair industrial equipment (Scissor lifts, Pallet jacks & Hydraulic Systems).
  • Repair pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
  • Worked with PLC's (Allen Bradley), Photo Sensors, Motor Consoles(480,230.220) and Hydraulic Systems.
  • Pipe Fitting up to 18 inches, Hydraulic Systems, Heavy Equipment, and operated Fork Lift.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems breakdowns utilizing Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Maintained performance of extrusion machinery and hydraulic systems for this producer of quality PVC electrical conduit and fillings.

Show More

8. Hand Tools

high Demand
Here's how Hand Tools is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Use a variety of regular hand tools and pneumatic tools on a daily basis to repair or maintain machines.
  • Dismantled machines, using hammers, wrenches, crowbar's, and other hand tools.
  • Repair broken furniture or building fixtures using carpenter's hand tools and power equipment.
  • Repair broken parts using brazing, soldering, welding and hand tools.
  • Required to use all power hand tools, welders and cutting torch.
  • Install and service industrial doors using heavy equipment and hand tools.
  • Used hand tools levels straightedges and related equipment to complete tasks.
  • Hand tools and precision measurement instruments.
  • Own tools, Voltmeter, and hand tools.
  • Utilize hand tools, welder, torches, presses, pullers and various other shop equipment to complete repair.
  • Constructed foundation for machines,using hand tools and building materials such as wood, cement, and steel.
  • Used hand tools, power tools, digital multi-meters and other electronic test equipment on a daily basis.
  • Readied and assembled electrical wiring,equipment and fixtures, using specifications and hand tools.
  • Maintained and repaired and replaced wiring,equipment and fixtures, using hand tools.
  • Attached moving parts and subassemblies to basicassembly unit, using hand tools and power tools.
  • hand tools ,Drills, welding, saws, presses metal brakes and drill presses.

Show More

9. Electrical Systems

high Demand
Here's how Electrical Systems is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Preformed preventive maintenance on mechanical, pneumatic and electrical systems.
  • Repair hydraulic and electrical systems.
  • Experience with 3-phase 480-volt industrial electrical systems and motor controls Experience with PLC/Control systems Experience in plant & Industrial maintenance
  • Worked on electrical components such as control boards and electrical systems in the control box of all equipment.
  • Preformed maintenance and repair one the plants steam, hydraulic, air, and electrical systems.
  • Skilled in repairing and maintaining industrial machine, fabrication, plumbing and electrical systems.
  • Repaired all electrical systems and other minor repairs.
  • Maintained Hydrologic systems as well as pneumatic and electrical systems.
  • Field representative Repaired gasoline, propane, and diesel engines Diagnosed and repaired electrical systems Repaired 3 stage hydraulic cylinders.

Show More

10. MIG

high Demand
Here's how MIG is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Perform welding requirements using both ARC and MIG procedures.
  • Performed daily procedures of plasma cutting, mig welding of steel/aluminum and air arcing/torch cutting.
  • Performed oxy/acetylene and/or plasma cutting and MIG welding on machine guarding and facilities.
  • Utilized Mig and Stick welders and braze acetylene torch plasma cutter.
  • Performed Welding and Fabrication, Oxy-Acet, Mig, Performed routine inspection of conveyor, facility, machinery and power equipment.
  • Weld and fabricate in support of production line machinery and equipment; using Mig, Tig, AC/DC electrode applications.
  • Welded (stick and mig), electrical Proficiency in Bearing, pulley, chain, roller replacement and Fork lift
  • Metal fabrication using mig, tig, and stick welding (with extensive stainless experience).
  • Weld various types of metals with mig, tig and stick welders
  • Worked from blueprints* Utilized Mig and Tig welding skills.Charged HVAC systems, fabricated ducts.
  • Oil and lubrication, Preventive/Predictive maintenance- analysis & record keeping Associated Skills; Welding (arc/mig.)Ox.
  • Machine Fabrication and Automation MIG and TIG Welding Confined Space Training Completed company forklift safety program Blue print experience
  • repaired and maintained small engine equipment, parts and equipment sales,Mig welding.
  • Perform electricial work Repair Industrial printing machines Arc and Mig welding
  • Gear box replacements Shaft replacements Bearing replacements Repaired/replaced 3 phase motors Mig Welding/Stick Welding
  • Perform Welding - arc, tig, mig & oxy/acty industrial welding CAM, PM

Show More

11. Air Compressors

high Demand
Here's how Air Compressors is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Inspected & serviced industrial air compressors
  • Repair and maintenance on centrifugal and pneumatic pumps, blowers, boilers, generators, air compressors and pneumatic compressors
  • Rebuild, Troubleshoot, Repair and service 5 to 300hp air compressors, reciprocating, screw and blowers.
  • Overhaul all types of building ventilation systems, HVAC systems, air compressors, lighting and flooring tasks.
  • Install, maintain, and repair air compressors and other air conditioning equipment using various machine tools.
  • Maintained factory systems including water chillers, air compressors, vacuum, and material systems.
  • Maintained sumps, air compressors, dryers, cooling towers, and boilers.
  • Maintained air compressors, sewer system, pump and transfer pumps.
  • Worked on Air compressors, repaired and troubleshoot cranes and hoist.
  • Maintained air compressors changed oil.
  • Operate and regulate air compressors.

Show More

12. Pneumatic Systems

high Demand
Here's how Pneumatic Systems is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Completed checks on pressurized hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Repaired and maintained all electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic systems of entire mill, including outside light and heavy equipment.
  • Utilized a high level of mechanical knowledge and proficiency in pneumatic systems, conveyor work, basic welding, etc.
  • Performed general maintenance on dies, conveyors, and hydraulics/pneumatic systems, lay pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Repair pneumatic systems (pistons, hoses, leaks, calibration of input and output pressure).
  • Preform Preventive maintenance, changing bearings, working on pneumatic systems and hydraulic systems.
  • Trace Fault on electrical, mechanical and pneumatic Systems.
  • Perform maintenance on pneumatic systems and hydraulic systems.
  • Ordered tools and materials from outside suppliers and contractors * Troubleshot hydraulic and pneumatic systems * Performed various plumbing duties

Show More

13. Mechanical Equipment

high Demand
Here's how Mechanical Equipment is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Maintained and repair stationary industrial machinery, mechanical equipment, automated and robotic systems.
  • Ensured the smooth operation of industrial mobile equipment and mechanical equipment.
  • Maintained structural and mechanical equipment of heat recovery system at a Blast furnace.
  • Ensured that mechanical equipment is maintained to the manufacturer's tolerances.
  • Service and maintenance of mechanical equipment in the manufacturing plant of clay coated boxboard-packaged products.
  • Dismantled and moved stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment such as conveyors according to plans, using hand and power tools.
  • Clean, sharpen, and lubricate electrical, motorized and/or mechanical equipment (e.g.
  • Operate high speed packing equipment.Required Skills Ability to recognize, adjust and replace components in mechanical equipment.

Show More

14. Production Equipment

high Demand
Here's how Production Equipment is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Provide emergency repairs of production equipment.
  • Repair production equipment and machinery.
  • Design, Fabrication, and installation of needed production equipment, using Lathes, End Mills, Welding, electrical wiring.
  • Look after the maintenance of all Production equipment as: Steel Roll Forming Mills, Blow Fabrication and modification of Machinery.
  • Operated lathes, milling machines, surface grinders, radial drill, to repaired, modify and fabricate production equipment.
  • Completed 5-year apprenticeship program in machine tool operation as well as production equipment related to cable wire harness production.
  • Performed maintenance on production equipment and components including valves, pipes, and electrical, hydraulic and mechanical machinery.
  • Supervised the installation and repair of wiring, electronic and electrical components, machinery, and production equipment.
  • Perform various skilled mechanic duties for installation, troubleshooting & repair of production equipment and packaging lines.
  • Work collaboratively with other LT Mechanic on equipment by trouble shooting and fixing production equipment.
  • Repair and maintain production equipment, motors, vacuum pump, conveyors, etc.
  • Crew of 3 and maintain production equipment during production as lead maintenance tech.
  • Set up, repaired and maintained high speed credit card production equipment.
  • Perform preventative, routine, and emergency maintenance on all production equipment.
  • Perform preventive maintenance (PM) on all production equipment.
  • Created suggestion that were used on the production equipment.
  • Repair and service all stainless steel production equipment.
  • Maintain all production equipment Plant Maintenance
  • Maintained all production equipment for corrugators
  • Rebuild and service rimfire production equipment, assist coworkers in daily functions.

Show More

15. Electric Motors

average Demand
Here's how Electric Motors is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Disassemble, inspect and rebuild electric motors and various rotating equipment.
  • Replace and repair electric motors.
  • Replace and rewire electric motors,fans,switches,outlets, etc...
  • Replaced parts on production machinery and repaired and re-wired electric motors according to electric code book.
  • Repaired and maintained electric motors.
  • Test incoming electric motors before disassembling for repair.

Show More

16. Gear Boxes

average Demand
Here's how Gear Boxes is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Inspected critical safety items, replacing bearings, conveyor belts, chains, sprockets, gear boxes, drives.
  • Replace or Rebuild gear boxes and 3 phase motors ranging from 240 to 480 volts.
  • Repaired and replaced bearings, shafts, motors, gear boxes and related components.
  • Fabricated replacement parts, replaced motors and gear boxes, and adjusted sensors.
  • Gear boxes, nip rollers, various types of bearings and electric motors.
  • Gear boxes, including motors, conveyor belts, and packaging equipment.
  • Applied modifications to motor, and gear boxes on blinder.
  • Perform alignment of motors and gear boxes.
  • Rebuild Gear boxes as need it.
  • Replace pumps, motors, drive shafts, gear boxes, etc.
  • Drive gears, rubber nip rollers, steel nip rollers, extruder screws, gear boxes, various types of bearings.
  • Performed service and repairs on electrical motors, conveyor systems and gear boxes, pneumatics and hydraulic systems.
  • Repaired or replaced defective rollers, bearings, gear boxes, extruder screws.

Show More

17. TIG

average Demand
Here's how TIG is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Inspected and examined machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions.
  • Disassembled and investigated defects of broken or malfunctioning parts.
  • Welded on stainless steel tubing with Tig.
  • Used software tools including: Volt meters, pc, grinders, welding stick & tig, plasma cuter.
  • Participate in incident investigation, root cause analysis, corrective actions and mitigation of environmental health and safety incidents.
  • Investigated equipment failures to diagnose faulty operation and made appropriate maintenance recommendations.

Show More

18. Heavy Equipment

average Demand
Here's how Heavy Equipment is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Operated and performed maintenance on heavy equipment.
  • Repaired all makes and models of forklifts, industrial motors, and heavy equipment, including those using alternate fuels.
  • Suggested purchase of a portable crane to lift heavy equipment; utilization has improved safety.
  • General carpentry, electrical, operation of heavy equipment, i.e.
  • Operated heavy equipment of all types.
  • Demonstrate ability to lead by example.Skills UsedUsed my heavy equipment and mechanical skills.
  • Gained knowledge of using come-alongs and chain-falls to position and secure heavy equipment.
  • Worked with heavy equipment such as pavers and shuttle-buggies.
  • Operated manlift, xlifts, cranes, forklifts, bobcats, front end loaders and other heavy equipment.
  • Run heavy equipment (skidsteer, telehandler, front end loader, forklift, man lift.)

Show More

19. Osha

average Demand
Here's how Osha is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Fabricated industrial components as required, OSHA machine guards, and specialized paper machine components.
  • Performed in-progress inspection and ensured all systems were operating in accordance with OSHA standards.
  • Adhere to all OSHA safety standards set for the manufacturing industry.
  • Become well versed in safety requirements and standards of OSHA.
  • Maintained work area and equipment daily according to OSHA regulations.
  • Perform Confined Space Operations in compliance with OSHA standards.
  • Update lines to comply with current OSHA safety standards.
  • Ensured all compliance's with OSHA and environmental standards.
  • Comply with all regulations EPA, OSHA and Auto Pak.
  • Ensured compliance with OSHA regulations as well as safety standards Presided over all maintenance operations during several multi-million dollar expansions.
  • operated osha authorized equipment to preform my job.

Show More

20. Hvac

average Demand
Here's how Hvac is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Repaired pumps And compressors, Electrician tech, HVAC and A/C technician, Plumbing.
  • Monitored comfort controls, fire safety, lighting, and HVAC equipment.
  • Performed preventive and emergency maintenance on HVAC - air handler units.
  • Provided maintenance and repair for HVAC systems in numerous buildings.
  • Installed, altered and repaired sheet metal products and equipment, including ducts and hoods for HVAC systems.
  • Worked with HVAC Pro and Metasys software to control building management system.
  • Repair, and upkeep of manufacturing equipment, as well HVACR on Poway, and Rancho Bernardo Campuses.
  • Repair extruders, slitters, and HVAC equipment.

Show More

21. New Equipment

average Demand
Here's how New Equipment is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Work in sets of teams responsible for maintaining, installing, troubleshooting and modifying existing and new equipment.
  • Installed all new equipment and manufactured guards and air boxes for old equipment.
  • Use transit to indicate in new equipment, optical and laser alignment.
  • Installed new equipment, serviced old equipment, built platforms.
  • Head to create new equipment for production operations.
  • Supervised the installation of new equipment by personnel.
  • Install new equipment and relocate existing equipment.
  • Developed new equipment spare part list.
  • Commissioned new equipment, also experienced in Hilo driving and material handing.
  • Operated Program Logic Controls for waste water plants and thermal desorption units to commission new equipment.
  • Repair all industrial machine Installation all new equipment and machine Prepare list and order of necessary parts Coordinate with working crew

Show More

22. Plant Operations

average Demand
Here's how Plant Operations is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance to ensure continuous plant operations.
  • Conduct observant rounds throughout the plant taking readings on equipment ensuring smooth plant operations by identifying faulty equipment.
  • Operated and maintained ammonia refrigeration, electrical and plant utilities for food processing plant operations.
  • Operated and maintained refrigeration and electrical power support for tool and die plant operations
  • Analyzed schematics for overall plant operations.
  • Provided mechanical and electrical maintenance support for plant operations.

Show More

23. Assembly Line

average Demand
Here's how Assembly Line is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Perform overhauls and installation on assembly line equipment.
  • Worked in an assembly line fashion and performed visual inspections of finished products.
  • Involved with implementing 5's and lean manufacturing to the assembly lines.
  • Performed various responsibilities related to production of material on assembly lines.
  • Designed and implemented alterations or modifications on assembly lines to ensure efficient production and operator safety.
  • Performed maintenance and repair of automated equipment, PLC-controlled assembly lines.

Show More

24. Defective Parts

average Demand
Here's how Defective Parts is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Adjusted machinery and repaired or replaced defective parts.
  • Disassembled the equipment to remove defective parts by using cranes, power and hand tools, hoists and safety lock-out devices.
  • Keep good maintenance of the trains, repair and remove any defective parts inside of the train.
  • Replaced defective parts of machine and adjusted clearances and alignment of moving parts.
  • Dismantled devices to gain access to replace defective parts, using.
  • Remove defective parts using hoists, cranes and hand tools.
  • Dismantled devices to gain access to remove defective parts.

Show More

25. CNC

average Demand
Here's how CNC is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Engineered specialized metal parts using the lathe, CNC, milling machines, and welding techniques.
  • Worked with CNC Leads, and managers to schedule maintenance to avoid costly down time.
  • Repaired CNC machines while assisting senior mechanics with more complex repairs.
  • Calibrated and maintained manual and CNC lathes.
  • Developed extensive hands-on skills in CNC machining, welding, pneumatics and hydraulics.
  • Planned/installed and maintained new/reconfigured/malfunctioning CNC/Robotic machine systems.

Show More

26. Stainless Steel

average Demand
Here's how Stainless Steel is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Worked on, and performed, stainless steel and iron fabrication.
  • Installed and replaced stainless steel tubing and carbon steel piping.
  • Performed sanitary welds on stainless steel and aluminum.
  • Welded stainless steel materials for design modifications.
  • Make joint or plugs in metals such as mild steel, stainless steel, copper and brass.
  • Installed and maintained 3" to 8" steel and stainless steel process piping.

Show More

27. Building Maintenance

average Demand
Here's how Building Maintenance is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Evaluate, maintain, and repair industrial food processing and packaging equipment, as well as building maintenance.
  • General Building maintenance, Truck and Trailer repair, Welding and fabrication of all sorts.
  • Performed repairs and maintenance on heat wrap machinery, assembly belts and building maintenance.
  • Perform preventive maintenance routes on CNC machines; assist maintenance engineer w/building maintenance projects.
  • Fix and maintain presses, cutters, wrapping machines, and building maintenance.
  • Performed building maintenance to include plumbing, electrical, and overhead doors.
  • Perform building maintenance including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and welding.
  • machine and building maintenance and repair.
  • Repaired and maintained industrial sewing machines Assisted with research and development projects Addressed building maintenance issues

Show More

28. Machine Operation

average Demand
Here's how Machine Operation is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Perform machine operation taking in consideration the mechanical point of view.
  • Performed maintenance necessary for machine operation at full capability by diagnosing and repairing problems preventing machine downtime.
  • Discussed machine operation variations with machine repairer to diagnose problem and assist in repairing machine.
  • Instructed and supported operators on proper machine operation.
  • Attended monthly safety meetings to ensure machine operation safety.
  • Started machine operations by inserting control units.

Show More

29. Overhead Cranes

average Demand
Here's how Overhead Cranes is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Operated 50ton overhead cranes, forklifts and countless specialty as well as everyday tools.
  • Trained to use overhead cranes, boom trucks, forklifts and man lifts.
  • Operated overhead cranes with up to 10 ton loads attached.
  • Operated overhead cranes and forklifts to move manufacturing equipment and manufactured parts.
  • Operated a wide variety of equipment including overhead cranes, man lifts and forklifts.
  • Operate forklifts, various lifts and overhead cranes.

Show More

30. Conveyor Belts

low Demand
Here's how Conveyor Belts is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Performed preventive maintenance duties and repairs on conveyors, conveyor belts, and motors.
  • Repaired and maintained all pumps, boilers, and conveyor belts.
  • Fabricate and install conveyor belts.
  • Replace guages, valves, hydraulic hoses, conveyor belts, re-directed cylinders.
  • Worked with continuous and intralock conveyor belts.
  • Repair and/or replace conveyor belts, motors, gearboxes, shafts, bearings, support rails and product guides.

Show More

31. Mechanical Problems

low Demand
Here's how Mechanical Problems is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Diagnosed electrical and mechanical problems.
  • Repaired mechanical problems of all plant equipment, mechanical drive systems and pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
  • Assign to repair mechanical problems while food processing lines are running.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical problems on various process equipment.
  • Performed routine maintenance and repairs on company machinery; referred any major mechanical problems to assigned mechanics in a timely manner.
  • Maintained silicone fillers and provided troubleshooting for mechanical problems.

Show More

32. Trouble Shooting

low Demand
Here's how Trouble Shooting is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Perform trouble shooting and maintenance of herbicide manufacturing equipment.
  • Provide a variety of mechanical functions such as trouble shooting, repairs, and responsible for performing preventive maintenance procedures.
  • Worked collaboratively with other industrial mechanics on the equipment by trouble shooting or fixing the machinery.
  • Assisted in quality inspections, diagnosis, and minor trouble shooting on machinery as needed.
  • Trouble shooting electrical problems, ability to read and understand wiring schematics.
  • Perform Maintenance and trouble shooting on unscheduled events such as equipment break-downs.
  • Preform trouble shooting and maintenance of meat processing equipment.
  • Repaired and trouble shooting of plant equipment and machines.
  • Trouble shooting and diagnosing mechanical and electrical calls.
  • Trouble shooting of control and indication circuitry.
  • Trouble shooting and repair of conveyors.
  • Trouble shooting for clients such as: Exxon, Valero, DuPont, CITGO and other individual clients.
  • Trouble shooting electrical pannels 110v, 240v, and 480v, Hydraulic repair, and rebuild.
  • Perform various skilled mechanic duties for installation, trouble shooting and repair of mechanical equipment.

Show More

33. Diagnose Malfunctions

low Demand
Here's how Diagnose Malfunctions is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Inspected and tested machinery to diagnose malfunctions.

Show More

34. PPE

low Demand
Here's how PPE is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Worked in sanitary conditions where liquid medications were produced wearing appropriate PPE.
  • Repair Filler machine, Caper machine, Mixer Machine, Plug machine, Car toner machine and Rapper Machine.
  • Fabricated pipeline for transferring cement, sand, and other materials to mixers, hoppers, and packing machines.
  • Wear all proper PPE and fall prevention harness, to help protect from falling debris and airborne particles.
  • Complete knowledge of how to run the epoxy room, where the motors are dipped in varnish.
  • Attended Score and Best in the desert races providing pit support and also prepped race cars.
  • Fabricated hopper platform towers, catwalks, stairs and other accessories needed as required.
  • Maintained steam systems- proficient in working with copper, stainless tubing and threaded piping.
  • Set up and broke down machines that required extra PPE equipment and skills.
  • Trouble shot and repair equipment as breakdowns happen.
  • Followed all safety guidelines and all required PPE.
  • Steam piping, process piping, tubing, PVC & copper.
  • Sweated copper pipe, Gluing PVC piping, CPVC piping.
  • Machined parts on a production level for two seperate cranes that were built, tore them down and shipped to site.
  • Realize maintenance of equipment for the manufacture of food and filling, washing machines, cappers and general equipment.
  • Complete documentation of what happens periodically with the machine and downtimes.
  • experience with capper packaging equipment.
  • Work with hoppers, heat tunnels, conveyors and packaging machines as Scandia and Shanklin.
  • Specialized in Pacific fillers, Raunchy fillers, ABB Robotics, Paramutic scale cappers, Bartlet packette machines.

Show More

35. Different Types

low Demand
Here's how Different Types is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Rigged loads to be lifted evenly with different types of cranes.
  • Threaded all different sizes of all different types of piping.
  • Used different types of machine shop equipment.
  • Used different types of machine shop equipment Submits to the Manager daily work order records and completed work orders.
  • Follow all procedures to install different types of insulation as fiber glass, calcio, mineral wool.
  • Repaired and installed different types of pumps (water, acid,resin,and hydraulics).

Show More

36. AC

low Demand
Here's how AC is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Demonstrated expansive skill in installation, troubleshooting and emergency repair of numerous industrial processing machines.
  • Maintain; facilitate quality and safety activities within operations for my area of responsibility.
  • Performed maintenance of heavy manufacturing equipment, extensive hydraulics experiences as well as electrical.
  • Supported in developing and administering the routine maintenance schedule for all company machines.
  • Performed preventive maintenance to ensure the machinery remained operational and to reduce downtime.
  • Inspected machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimized utilization.
  • Performed regular preventive maintenance on machines and equipment within the facility daily.
  • Metal fabrication was also used in rebuilding machinery or to make improvements.
  • Maintained machinery used in the manufacturing of aluminum doors and windows.
  • Worked alongside Drafting and Engineering departments to install new machinery.
  • Repaired operational equipment in the production and packaging area.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance on machinery and complete accurate documentation.
  • Performed administrative support functions of a sportswear manufacturer.
  • Demonstrated equipment functions and feature to machine operators.
  • Installed new and/or reworked electrical service to machinery.
  • Maintained cleanliness and quality standards for pharmaceutical packaging.
  • Performed cleaning and sanitizing of production machinery.
  • Maintain mechanical components and perform machine alignments.
  • Repair production lines and supporting machinery.
  • Experienced in machinery and component rebuild.

Show More

37. Processing Machinery

low Demand
Here's how Processing Machinery is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial cannery production and processing machinery and other heavy duty machinery.
  • Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems.
  • Charged with maintenance and repairs on a wide variety of wood processing machinery.
  • Repair or maintain the operating condition of industrial production or processing machinery or equipment.
  • Repaired and maintained the operating condition of industrial production and processing machinery and equipment.
  • Repair, install, & maintain industrial production and processing machinery & refinery distribution systems.

Show More

38. Dismantle

low Demand
Here's how Dismantle is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Dismantled simple and complex equipment to fix problems and places parts.
  • Used blue prints to dismantle and repair equipment.
  • Dismantled and inspected components and adjusted and repaired them as necessary.
  • Dismantled and performed repairs and replacement of various mechanical components

Show More

39. General Maintenance

low Demand
Here's how General Maintenance is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Performed general maintenance on buildings and building equipment.
  • Performed general maintenance, changed parts, oil/lubed machines.
  • Assisted as a Mechanic B on several Aero Derivative Pratt & Whitney turbine inspections, overhauls and general maintenance.
  • Maintained accurate daily readings of all equipment and regularly rotated equipment for run time purposes and general maintenance.
  • Perform general maintenance, electrical, heating, plumbing within particular community.
  • General Maintenance Perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

Show More

40. Part Numbers

low Demand
Here's how Part Numbers is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Created and updated Bill of Materials; calculated prices for and created internal part numbers for the database.
  • Looked up part numbers to make sure all materials were correct.
  • Reference all part numbers on P.C.

Show More

41. ISO

low Demand
Here's how ISO is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Prepared field construction drawing and piping isometrics for field fabricators.
  • Served as substitute for Electrical Instrument Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Reported all deviations to area supervisors.
  • Metal mechanic sheet metal industrial isolation
  • Qualified in operation and repair of Caterpillar industrial engines 3512B and 3512C, Cummings 12V and Allison and Panther industrial transmissions.
  • Perform Energy Isolation on Machinery, Hydraulic systems, Electrical equipment and utilize LOTO procedures according to OSHA Standards.
  • Worked closely with county mechanics, electricians and Supervisors to keep the baggage handling system in good repair.
  • Interact with supervisors, foremen and production staff to solve problems or to prepare a future work order.
  • Worked as Temporary Group leader and/or Supervisor of the technicians, mechanics and site services personnel.
  • Attended daily meetings with supervisor to discuss safety issues, previous incidents and received work orders.
  • Reported all work performed to supervisor upon completion and kept logs of all work performance.
  • Acted as supervisor for three months, directing a team of 10 technicians.
  • Provide support to floor supervisors in varies areas of the warehouse when needed.
  • Communicate with supervisor and other mechanics on line break downs and repairs.
  • Answered breakdown calls, make repairs and report findings to Supervisor.
  • Clean Con Edison manhole with water pressure machine and power vacuum.
  • Served as Shift Supervisor in the absence of primary Manager.
  • Send emails to supervisor on daily maintenance on machine downtime.
  • Work with supervisors and collaborate with maintenance team.
  • Performed supervisory duties over mechanics on 2nd shift.

Show More

42. Repair Equipment

low Demand
Here's how Repair Equipment is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Answer emergency calls troubleshoot/diagnose problems and replace damaged parts/repair equipment.
  • Interpreted ladder and wiring diagrams and schematics in order to troubleshoot and repair equipment.
  • Preform preventive maintenance and repair equipment in a timely manner to return it to production as quickly as possible
  • Work with outside contractors to install and repair equipment, when needed.
  • Fix and repair equipment for production line.
  • Diagnose and repair equipment issues.

Show More

43. Heat Exchangers

low Demand
Here's how Heat Exchangers is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Perform pressure tests on process tanks, heat exchangers and troubleshooting to correct any problems not meeting industry wide standards.
  • Repair and design metal structures for vessels, heat exchangers, tank boilers, furnaces and other steel structures.
  • Obtained experience in various types of heat exchangers and hydraulic equipment.
  • Repair, rebuild or replace heat exchangers.
  • Conduct mechanical repairs on pumps, gas compressors, air compressors, heat exchangers and all balance of plant equipment.
  • Install and repair of pumps, agitators, motors, conveyors, heat exchangers and hydraulic equipment.

Show More

44. Replacement Parts

low Demand
Here's how Replacement Parts is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Wired in motors, fabricated replacement parts for transfer tubes, upgraded machines, and welded steel with wire feed welder.
  • Ordered and replacement parts for equipment as needed, received stocked and maintained all incoming maintenance components and replacement parts.
  • Provided reports on a weekly basis, and anticipated needed equipment, replacement parts, and supplies.
  • Requisition materials and supplies, such as tools, equipment, and replacement parts.
  • Design and engineering replacement parts using AutoCAD, then send it to CNC machine.
  • Ordered and placed replacement parts for machinery.
  • Order replacement parts for equipment breakdowns.
  • Schedule, plan, order and replace replacement parts for machinery while keeping the costs down and equipment reliable.

Show More

45. Repair Parts

low Demand
Here's how Repair Parts is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Developed a store room for repair parts and maintained the parts inventory.
  • Operate metalworking tools to repair parts in the rebuild and repair process of compressor.
  • Fabricated repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.
  • General troubleshooting, diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments, hand and power tools.
  • Fabricate or repair parts using lathes, milling machines, grinders and welders.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.7.

Show More

46. VFD

low Demand
Here's how VFD is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Experience with electronics (e.g., level probes, flow meters, drives/VFDs, etc.)
  • Trouble shoot minor electrical issues such as: VFDs, relays, photo eyes, etc.
  • Repair and maintain a/c VFD's', ac/dc controls cabinets, gear reducers, hydraulics and pneumatics valves.
  • Diagnose and service of motors, pumps, compressors, VFD drives conveyors and forklifts.
  • Tested motors, motor controls, circuits, circuit breakers, transformers, VFD's and PLC's using testing instruments.
  • Fix mechanical and electric troubleshooting in all equipment and VFD's.

Show More

47. PMS

low Demand
Here's how PMS is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Worked on automated equipment during and after production, completing PMs and projects that needed attention.
  • Ladder logic, i keep 8 lines running plus rebuilds an pms.
  • Performed facility tool and system PMs according to manufacturing and internal specifications.
  • Performed routine PMs on assigned equipment and assist other maintenance techs with calls or shop work.
  • Contract Powder line/Tablet packaging: Format changeovers, machine PMs and emergency down troubleshooting.
  • Performed PMS (Preventive Maintenance) to include oil changes, coolant flushes, and fuel systems checks.

Show More

48. Drill Press

low Demand
Here's how Drill Press is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • Required to operate: all lathes, milling machines, drill presses, hand power tools, welders and cutting torch.
  • Set up and use of brake presses and shears as well as drill presses and portable tools.
  • Operated pneumatic press, shop cranes, shears, band saws, and drill presses.
  • Operated drill press and grinders Completed welding certification program.
  • Operated drill presses, rivet and hardware presses safely and correctly.
  • Relay dept assembling relays spot welding, drill press.

Show More

49. Vacuum Pumps

low Demand
Here's how Vacuum Pumps is used in Industrial Mechanic jobs:
  • bag machines, resin mixers, resin vacuum pumps.

Show More

20 Most Common Skill for an Industrial Mechanic

Preventative Maintenance17.3%
Production Machines15.7%
Safety Procedures9.5%
Preventive Maintenance Requirements7.6%
Conveyor Systems6.6%
PLC4.1%
Hydraulic Systems3.9%
Hand Tools3.8%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Industrial Mechanic

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Preventative Maintenance
Preventative Maintenance
13.9%
13.9%
2
2
Production Machines
Production Machines
12.6%
12.6%
3
3
Safety Procedures
Safety Procedures
7.6%
7.6%
4
4
Preventive Maintenance Requirements
Preventive Maintenance Requirements
6.1%
6.1%
5
5
Conveyor Systems
Conveyor Systems
5.3%
5.3%
6
6
PLC
PLC
3.3%
3.3%
7
7
Hydraulic Systems
Hydraulic Systems
3.1%
3.1%
8
8
Hand Tools
Hand Tools
3.1%
3.1%
9
9
Electrical Systems
Electrical Systems
2.9%
2.9%
10
10
MIG
MIG
2.6%
2.6%
11
11
Air Compressors
Air Compressors
2.5%
2.5%
12
12
Pneumatic Systems
Pneumatic Systems
2.4%
2.4%
13
13
Mechanical Equipment
Mechanical Equipment
2.4%
2.4%
14
14
Production Equipment
Production Equipment
2.1%
2.1%
15
15
Electric Motors
Electric Motors
2%
2%
16
16
Gear Boxes
Gear Boxes
1.9%
1.9%
17
17
TIG
TIG
1.8%
1.8%
18
18
Heavy Equipment
Heavy Equipment
1.6%
1.6%
19
19
Osha
Osha
1.5%
1.5%
20
20
Hvac
Hvac
1.5%
1.5%
21
21
New Equipment
New Equipment
1.4%
1.4%
22
22
Plant Operations
Plant Operations
1.2%
1.2%
23
23
Assembly Line
Assembly Line
1.1%
1.1%
24
24
Defective Parts
Defective Parts
1.1%
1.1%
25
25
CNC
CNC
1%
1%
26
26
Stainless Steel
Stainless Steel
0.9%
0.9%
27
27
Building Maintenance
Building Maintenance
0.9%
0.9%
28
28
Machine Operation
Machine Operation
0.8%
0.8%
29
29
Overhead Cranes
Overhead Cranes
0.8%
0.8%
30
30
Conveyor Belts
Conveyor Belts
0.7%
0.7%
31
31
Mechanical Problems
Mechanical Problems
0.6%
0.6%
32
32
Trouble Shooting
Trouble Shooting
0.6%
0.6%
33
33
Diagnose Malfunctions
Diagnose Malfunctions
0.6%
0.6%
34
34
PPE
PPE
0.6%
0.6%
35
35
Different Types
Different Types
0.6%
0.6%
36
36
AC
AC
0.6%
0.6%
37
37
Processing Machinery
Processing Machinery
0.5%
0.5%
38
38
Dismantle
Dismantle
0.5%
0.5%
39
39
General Maintenance
General Maintenance
0.5%
0.5%
40
40
Part Numbers
Part Numbers
0.5%
0.5%
41
41
ISO
ISO
0.5%
0.5%
42
42
Repair Equipment
Repair Equipment
0.5%
0.5%
43
43
Heat Exchangers
Heat Exchangers
0.5%
0.5%
44
44
Replacement Parts
Replacement Parts
0.5%
0.5%
45
45
Repair Parts
Repair Parts
0.5%
0.5%
46
46
VFD
VFD
0.5%
0.5%
47
47
PMS
PMS
0.5%
0.5%
48
48
Drill Press
Drill Press
0.5%
0.5%
49
49
Vacuum Pumps
Vacuum Pumps
0.4%
0.4%

31,387 Industrial Mechanic Jobs

Where do you want to work?