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Mechanic B in Columbia, SC at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

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Job ID: 26820BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company! Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we’re proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers’ success. If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Mechanic

In this position, an Operator can expect to be responsible for the following


Perform duties described for Maintenance Mechanic C or Maintenance Mechanic and in addition:
  1. Work from drawings, sketches or verbal instructions from manager.
  2. Install, maintain, repair and rebuild shop machinery and plant equipment including pumps, motors, furnaces, blowers, conveyors, etc. to include furnace rebricking.
  3. Maintain and repair plant buildings and facilities
  4. Maintain, repair, and diagnose malfunctions on all mobile equipment such as hand trucks and forklift trucks.
  5. Perform preventive maintenance on all machines and equipment as directed.
  6. Perform metal burning, welding, soldering and brazing as required in assigned duties.
  7. Install and repair environmental-control systems, utilizing knowledge of refrigeration theory, pipefitting and structural layout.
  8. Cut, assemble and install piping for all plant applications.
  9. Connect power cables to equipment and install grounding leads.
  10. Set up and operate equipment such as power saws and drill presses to make, repair and/or modify parts.
  11. Use computer systems as required. Prepare reports, requests, etc. as needed.
  12. Maintain equipment and leave work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  13. Adhere to accountability, criticality, safety, security and hygiene procedures.
  14. Perform traceability function as required.

Minimum Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:
  1. High school graduate or equivalent.
  2. Satisfactory performance in present position.
  3. Minimum of 5 years maintenance related experience or 2 years as a Maintenance Mechanic C.
  4. Must successfully pass WorkKeys test requirements.
  5. Must successfully complete required interview process to demonstrate basic mechanic skills.
  6. Must be able to demonstrate basic mechanical skills in welding, pipefitting and fabrication, construction blue print reading, maintenance related troubleshooting.

Westinghouse Electric Company is a group company of Toshiba Corporation.


Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


Employment opportunities for positions in the United States may require use of information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.


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