Maintenance Mechanic

Date: Jul 19, 2022

Location: Milwaukie, OR, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Warn Automotive is a world leader in driveline disconnect technology. Our heritage comes from making WWII surplus Jeeps easier to drive on the road with the first unlocking hubs. We continue today by making disconnects for cars, trucks, and SUVs around the world. These trusted technologies come from years of innovation and listening to our customer's needs. We have a bright future ahead so come join our growing team at Warn Automotive.

Position Summary:


Under limited supervision, performs routine repair, modification and preventive maintenance tasks on building, facilities, equipment fixtures and systems.  Troubleshoots, repairs and maintains facility plumbing, mechanical and electrical systems.


Essential Functions:


  1. Work safely and without injury.
  2. Troubleshoots, repairs and maintains standard facility systems.
  3. Performs routine preventative maintenance operations such as lubrication, cleaning, filter changes, etc.
  4. Performs routine and assists with complex trouble-shooting and repair of mechanical equipment and systems.  (Requires the isolation of the malfunction, disassembly of equipment and repair/replacement of bearings, gears, structural components, etc.)
  5. Uses standard hand and power tools.
  6. Assists in the movement of equipment and furniture as needed.
  7. Responsible for prompt and regular attendance as scheduled.
  8. May install minor modifications.
  9. May do limited carpentry and painting.
  10. May have assigned duties in carrying out the hazardous materials program.
  11. May participate in Warn Automotive’s Selection Process.
  12. Participates in team meetings as required (safety, problem-solving, etc.)
  13. Implements the Quality Policy and Procedures in all aspects of daily duties and responsibilities.
  14. Performs non-certified welding and limited machining operations incidental to repair and maintenance tasks.
  15. Performs basic troubleshooting and root cause analysis of equipment failures.
  16. Reviews service requests for repairs and maintenance determines nature of problem and recommends appropriate solution.
  17. Performs required preventive maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning, filter changes, etc.
  18. Evaluates data to determine equipment performance.
  19. May be required to work overtime.
  20. Performs other various duties as may be assigned.




Required Education and/or Experience:


  1. High school diploma or GED.
  2. Three to five years of general maintenance mechanic experience.
  3. Must be knowledgeable in skilled trades.


Required Qualifications:


  1. Must possess basic reading, writing, and computation skills.
  2. Ability to continuously improve and learn new skills.
  3. Must possess good manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
  4. Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  5. Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  6. Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, customers and visitors.
  7. Ability to effectively problem-solve.
  8. Good communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
  9. Ability to read and interpret basic blueprints and assembly drawings.
  10. Must have basic knowledge of the practices, tools, equipment, and materials used within the mechanic’s trade.
  11. Limited understanding of building codes is desirable.
  12. Must be enthusiastic about adopting Warn Automotives’ Core Values: Collaborative Entrepreneurial Spirit, Winning Through Customer Focused Innovation, Respects and Values People, Expectations for Results, and High Ethical Standards, Openness, and Trust.


Language Skills:


Ability to read, write, verbalize and comprehend instructions and correspondence in English.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to team members and customers as job duties require.  Conflict resolution skills.  Good interpersonal skills.


Mathematical Skills:


Must have basic computation skills equivalent to education requirement.  Higher skills may be required depending on actual job duties.


Physical and Visual Activities:


Standing, walking, sitting, lifting, carrying, balancing, stooping, reaching, handling, feeling, talking, hearing, acuity-far, acuity-near, depth perception and field of vision.  See all colors.


Physical Demands:


While performing the duties of this job, the team member is continuously standing, repetitively grasping and repetitively using fine manipulation with the hands.  The team member may be frequently required to walk, bend, squat, or twist as well as repetitively push or pull. Individual must be able to work at heights.  Will be required to frequently lift up to 35 pounds and occasionally lift up to 100 pounds with assistance.


Environment/Atmospheric Conditions:


This position is performed in a shop environment.  Team members in this position will be exposed to loud operating machinery, cold temperatures, chemicals and vapors.  The team member will frequently be required to work outside and at heights.  The team member may occasionally be required to work in an office environment.


Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software:


Hand and power tools, ladders, lifts, limited computer knowledge etc.



The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties that may be required for this position.  Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this or similar positions and additional duties may be assigned.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Oregon : Milwaukie

Sub Division : VSG Warn Automotive

Job Requisition ID : 38120

Job Segment: Facilities, Maintenance Mechanic, Machinist, Carpenter, Electrical, Operations, Manufacturing, Engineering