Houston, TX 77041

Posted: 06/17/2019 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Industrial Job Number: 46883 Pay Rate: $17.00-$20.00


TPI Staffing has an opening for a Maintenance Associate in Northwest Houston on 2nd shift 3:30pm-2:00am Monday-Thurs, paying $17-$20.00 per hour.
Repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic
tools, and conveyor systems associated with specific production machines or building
equipment. Maintain parts inventory.

Enjoy payday every Friday and benefits such as Medical, Dental & Vision.


  • Determine working condition of mechanical devices by observing such devices in operation,
    by listening to their sounds to locate causes of trouble and through the use of voltmeters, ohmmeters, manifold gauge and pressure gauges.
  • Continue the evaluation process as necessary by dismantling devices to gain access to and
    remove defective parts; examine form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Repair or replace defective parts or create parts through the set up and operation of a mill,
    drill press, grinder or other metalworking tools.
  • Inspect used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Install special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Perform routine maintenance through lubrication and cleaning of parts or machinery.
  • Verify acceptable machine operation by starting the device to test performance.
  • Maintain preventive maintenance records by entering all information related to a repair or
    maintenance occurrence.
  • Adjust, repair and/or replace electrical and electronic pneumatic relays.
  • Design or recommend improvements on equipment breakdowns.
  • Maintain parts inventory through regular review of in-house stock and initiate reorders by
    presenting order to Supervisor.
  • Support outside vendors on technical adjustments by communicating or working with the
    vendor on equipment installation or repairs.
  • Assist equipment operators in understanding the maintenance requirements as well as
    safety and operational procedures of various equipment and machinery.
  • Maintains own hand tools, such as wrenches, screwdrivers, etc. as well as specialty tools
    such as large sockets, bolt cutters, etc.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); two years related experience
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance
    instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers,
    common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and
    interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral
    or diagram form. Ability to perform troubleshooting and to resolve practical problems.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with initiative and moderate level of supervision. Ability to
    comply with safety policies.
  • Electrical knowledge.
  • Mechanically inclined and ability to read and interpret sketches, diagrams or drawings.

Ready to Apply?

We kindly ask you to please make sure you have fully read the above requirements as determined by our client company. If you already applied with TPI Staffing, please send the Recruiter an updated resume and reference the Job ID.You only need to apply once to be considered for all of our job openings or call the Recruiter for more details.

Kelley Rubio
Recruiter - Hablo Español

Hi, I'm Kelley! We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Cypress Branch 21840 Northwest Freeway Suite E Cypress, TX 77429 open M-F 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome.  

Text Me: 888-240-5761 with your Name and Job Number after you have applied.

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