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Primary Location 6707 NORTH BASIN, Portland, Oregon Job ID R24011538
  • Full-Time
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Level: Varies based on position

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Job Description:

Job SummaryUPS is currently hiring Building and Systems Engineering (BaSE) Mechanics. This position is responsible for maintenance activities that are performed to keep a UPS package handling facility operating efficiently and effectively. The work is fast-paced and requires routine interaction with other hub employees. Ideal candidates must be available to work 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift, in a 24 x 7 operation. This position requires strong electrical background and must pass electrical assessment.

Responsibilities:
Troubleshooting, adjusting, and replacing AC and DC electrical equipment such as batteries, control stations, fuses, motor starters, relays, switches, timers, servo driven equipment, photo electrical devices, transducers, Variable Frequency Drives (VFD’s) and encoders
Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing mechanical components such as motors, reducers, drive chains, sprockets, sheaves, pulleys, rollers, conveyor belts, bearings, and transfer plates
Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing pneumatic equipment such as diverters, lubricators, hoses, and coils
Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing hydraulic equipment such as hoses, fittings, cylinders, and pumps
Welding equipment such as handrails, conveyor supports, package handling equipment, carts, and grating as defined by scope of work
Performing preventive maintenance inspections of plant equipment such as conveyors, bulk carts, and power industrial equipment

Starting Hourly Rate: $38.12

Note: For union-represented postings, wage rates and ranges are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreement provision

Employee Type:

Permanent

UPS is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Other Criteria:

Employer will sponsor visas for specific positions. UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer.

Benefits & Career Advantages

Plant Engineers get a full slate of benefits and rewards.

  • 401(k)

  • Full Healthcare

  • Career Growth
    & Mobility

  • Consistent
    scheduling

  • Competitive Pay

Career Path

Plant Engineer Career Path

Career Snapshot

  • Environmental and safety practices

  • Design and construction of facilities

  • Work with a committed team

  • Leadership and relationship building

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