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Equipment Maintenance Mechanic

Posted on: May 10, 2023
Pt Operations Administrator
  • Full Time
  • Milbank, SD
  • June 30, 2023

Website United Hardware

Equipment Maintenance Mechanic: United Hardware in Milbank, SD is seeking a full-time Equipment Maintenance Mechanic.  The weekly work schedule for this position is Tuesday – Friday 6:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Overtime as required.

United Hardware’s distribution warehouse provides products, retail programs and support services to hardware retailers such as Hardware Hank and Trustworthy across the Midwest, and is currently one of Milbank’s largest employers!

The community of Milbank offers a low cost of living, a wonderful school system, and a thriving economy with plenty of job opportunities. Explore the many benefits that Milbank and United Hardware have to offer!

To learn more about United Hardware, visit us at www.unitedhardware.com  

To further explore the community of Milbank, SD, please visit www.Milbanksd.com 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Monitor part and supply inventories
  • Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests
  • Attend training courses as needed to stay abreast of proper repair and maintenance skills for warehouse and power equipment
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of warehouse equipment
  • Performs diversified duties to install and maintain equipment
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service
  • Perform and document regular preventive maintenance on machines and equipment
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of equipment and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of equipment
  • Serve as an active member of Safety Committee
  • Provide input into project plans and complete predetermined projects in a timely manner, meeting or exceeding necessary deadlines
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas
  • Backup support in the absence of other maintenance personnel
  • Display a working knowledge of the fire supervision system and perform system inspections and repairs on a routine or emergency basis

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Familiar with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Familiar with State/Federal and Health regulations (OSHA)
  • Experience in understanding and recognizing safety hazards
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to measure and calculate material and system requirements, prepare materials list
  • Proficient in the use of hand power tools
  • Ability to execute action plans
  • Must maintain forklift certified training
  • Warehouse or manufacturing experience; strong hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, electrical, and industrial skills


  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Employer Contribution to HSA
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • LTD Insurance
  • 401k with 40% Employer Match
  • Employee Purchase Program
  • Company Paid Time Off (PTO) & Paid Holidays

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