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Maintenance Mechanic

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

Jul 22, 2021

We're offering $1000 SIGN ON BONUS for this role!! 


dormakaba is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to join our Operations team in Indianapolis, IN! This position will be responsible for troubleshooting a wide varity of manual and automatic equipment. The ideal candidate will exercise technical independence when determining work methods and procedures necessary to accomplish assigned tasks.



  • Inspects, tests, adjusts, maintains, and repairs all physical plant mechanical machinery
  • Completes necessary departmental documentation to support a preventive maintenance program to maintain production machinery and equipment in proper working conditions. Performs machine maintenance according to this program 
  • Interfaces with other departments to ensure timely completion of repairs and routine maintenance to minimize downtime and increase productivity
  • Maintains join responsibility for the equipment, safety, and overall operation of the department.
  • Provides recommendations to supervisor equipment, mechanical, and procedural changes to improve production efficiency and to achieve cost reduction
  • Develops monthly reports for supervisor conveying machine repair status and projected maintenance
  • Maintains machine logs which track the run-time of each machine where applicable
  • Ensures that machine parts necessary to perform duties are on hand by periodically checking crib inventory stock levels, where applicable





  • Requires some knowledge in the use of power tools including lathes, grinders, and mills
  • Ability to detect defects in equipment used in the trades involved
  • Ability to interpret and work from blueprints, machine prints, electrical prints, pencil sketches and diagrams, pneumatic schematics, and hydraulic schematics
  • Ability to plan, schedule and coordinate work and initiate improvements in operation
  • Ability to respond in emergency situations involving machine operations and clearly evaluate problems under pressure
  • Good communication skills needed to relate to various internal customers and vendors
  • Skill in the care and use of the tools and equipment used in the trades involved
  • Considerable knowledge of the methods, materials, tools, and practices used in the machine maintenance trade
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trades involved
  • Skills or experience with personal computers
  • Ability to be self-motivated and work independently




  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Associates degree in related technical field preferred
  • Solid math skills - normally associated with the completion of high school math sequence
  • 2-5 years of experience in machine maintenance work or in related trade preferred






  • A global company with a family culture and strong core values
  • Competitive compensation package with benefits coverage options
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.)

*Our Sign-On Bonus applies for this role and is paid in two installments following 90 and 180 days of employment. 

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