City of Coffeyville

Power Plant Maintenance Mechanic - City of Coffeyville


The City of Coffeyville is seeking applications for the position of Maintenance Mechanic at the power plant. Position duties include: perform a variety of skilled tasks associated with maintenance and repair of internal combustion engines, power plant machinery and equipment that includes pumps, pipes and valves. Follow diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions and engineering specifications; troubleshoot malfunctions. Ability to operate various equipment including diagnostic meters, programmable logic control (PLC) systems, hand and power tools, precision measuring and testing instruments, overhead cranes and hoists. Conduct preventive maintenance; perform regular testing of equipment and machinery to maintain quality assurance and high performance. Prepare mechanical maintenance reports by collecting and summarizing information.

Ideal candidate will have three or more years of internal combustion engine maintenance (preferably diesel or natural gas-fired engines) experience and knowledge in maintenance and repair of internal combustion engines, with a strong emphasis in troubleshooting. Documented journeyman status in engine repair is preferred. Must be able to walk, stand for extended periods of time; lift and/or carry heavy objects frequently; operate forklift; climb stairs, work at heights on ladders or scaffolding; bend, stoop; exposure to loud noise, dust, grease, electrical energy.

Applicant must be willing to meet City of Coffeyville residency requirement and reside within State of Kansas and within 25 miles of 7th & Walnut in Coffeyville and be able to respond within 40 minutes of call in.