Maintenance Mechanic II

Maintenance Mechanic II

Salary - $23.00 - $30.00 /Hour DOE – Full Time + Benefits


Fralock is a well-established manufacturing company, based in the Santa Clarita Valley, that has a 50 year history of excellence. We are looking for people who exemplify strong work ethics, values, dedication and character with the ability to make independent, intelligent decisions. If you thrive in a fast paced environment, which is focused on exploring and developing the next generation technology while offering opportunities for advancement, apply today.


We offer Paid Vacation/Sick/Holiday, 401K (after 1 month of employment beginning 1/1/2021), annual bonus program (conditions apply), Medical/Vision/Dental coverage growth opportunities, training assistance programs and many more!


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Culture Vision:  Our results driven team strives to deliver extraordinary outcomes through our passionate commitment to each other, collaboration, courage and innovation


Main Functions

-Repair, install, adjust or maintain industrial production equipment and machinery.

- Perform routine preventative maintenance on mechanical and/or electrical equipment such as making regular inspections and lubricating moving parts.

-Repair and maintain the facility by performing facility maintenance and upkeep utilizing painting, woodworking, and plumbing skills

-Troubleshoots and repairs a variety of equipment


This position requires access to information controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the successful candidate must be a "U.S. person" as defined in the ITAR and EAR (which generally means (i) be a citizen or national of the United States; or (ii) be a lawful permanent resident of the United States; or (iii) have been admitted to the United States as a refugee, or have been granted asylum, as specified under applicable law.


Typical Duties
-Performing routine maintenance on equipment and assessing if additional service is required.

-Assist installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.

-Repairing, rebuilding, or upgrading equipment/machines or systems utilizing the needed techniques and tools to meet specific safety codes and standards.

-Performing specialized maintenance and servicing procedures on equipment/machines such as troubleshooting electrical faults and glitches in machine control systems. Ability to identify the necessary requirements and located proper replacement parts or systems.

-To fabricate or machine custom parts as necessary to replace failed items no longer available.

-Completes maintenance program related paperwork

-Assist with janitorial services as required

-Notifies supervisor if complicated issues arise


Required Skills
-Have strong verbal and written English communication skills; ability to work from written and verbal instructions.

-Good interpersonal skills and ability to deal effectively with individuals in various departments -Work as a Team Member.

-Self-starter with demonstrated ability to achieve results.

-Ability to be detail oriented and able to multi-task; ability to organize work to optimize efficiency.

-Read and interpret electrical drawings manuals and directions. 

-Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry and their proper applications. Combined with the ability to use a calculator and work with decimals.

-Working knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

-Working knowledge of machine control systems, hydraulic and pneumatic diagrams and control systems, and power transmission systems.

-Knowledge and expertise in the use manual lathes, mills, drill presses, and many other tools utilized in a machine shop environment.

-Knowledge of industrial electrical, machine control systems, hydraulic and pneumatic diagrams and control systems, and power transmission systems (belt and chain drive systems)

-Electrical Power - Knowledge of electrical wiring codes and systems, voltages AC/DC., and amperages. The proper use of electrical test and diagnostic procedures.

-Must be able to troubleshoot and repair electrical systems up to 480v, 3 phase

-Metal Fabrication - Knowledge and expertise in the use of metal shears, brakes, punches, acetylene torch, band saw, chisels and hammers utilized in the metal fabrication or maintenance shop.


Preferred Skills
-Building Maintenance experience and skills.

-Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.

-Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

-Building construction and maintenance experience.

-Training and experience in use of Allen Bradley and Square D PLC's, VFD's, HMI servos, etc.


Education Requirements
High School Diploma, G.E.D. or five (5) years work experience plus two (2) years related technical training program/military technical training.


Experience Requirements
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a manufacturing environment in a similar position


Physical Requirements
-Manual Dexterity - The ability to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects and perform maintenance tasks.

-Correctable Vision and Hearing.

-Ability to stand/walk and perform physical labor for most of the working shift. Pull, push, squat. etc. to accomplish repairs.

-Intermittently lift loads of up to 50 pounds.


This position must pass post offer drug test, Pre-work Screen, and background check. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of a position.

Integrity test and English if applicant does not poses a BA or higher.