GSE Environmental

  • Maintenance Assistant

    Job Location US-TX-Houston
    Posted Date 2 months ago(11/21/2018 3:22 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    The purpose of this position is to perform daily maintenance tasks, inspections, and cleanup on various types of industrial machinery.  The Maintenance Assistant will also provide assistance to other maintenance projects as needed.


    Essential Job Functions

    • Adhere to a Safety First culture and conduct all job tasks with proper work practices, Personal Protective Equipment, and hazard awareness
    • Follow basic procedures to complete daily maintenance tasks, inspections, and housekeeping
    • Perform daily TPM inspections of production equipment
    • Clean, replace, and repair cartridge filters, oil filters, and various air intake filters for vacuum pumps, vacuum receivers, dust collectors, and blending systems
    • Check & change oil on small gearboxes and transmissions; lubricate chains & sprockets; grease bearings, rollers, motors, and other rotating equipment according to PM program or as needed
    • Follow checklists and make accurate notes and records
    • Stay on task to ensure all assigned tasks are completed
    • Properly & safely use small hand tool such as wrenches, hammers, screwdrivers, pliers, and grease guns
    • Assist Senior maintenance staff as needed


    Other Job Functions

    • Assume an on-call status
    • Adhere to proper safety and housekeeping guidelines
    • Perform other duties as assigned


    • 2 years’ experience in an industrial maintenance environment with a preventive maintenance background.
    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Able to perform basic multiplication, division, addition, subtraction, plus possess knowledge of metric to standard conversions and fraction to decimal conversions.
    • Ability to frequently lift up to 70lbs.
    • Must be able to work in temperatures exceeding 95 degrees, climb stairs and work at heights exceeding 20’


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