Maintenance Mechanic

Sacramento, CA /
Manufacturing /
Onsite
Who we are:
Aro Homes is a new company on a mission to redefine residential construction by building better, more sustainable homes faster and more efficiently. We believe that home construction should be better for the planet and deliver better homes for the people who live in them. When we look at the massive US residential construction industry, we see tremendous opportunities for fundamental improvement around end-product quality, speed, waste, cost, environmental impact and more. We are a team of passionate, capable experts across Engineering, Construction, Design, Architecture, and Manufacturing who believe the time has come to improve this industry so it’s better for people and the planet. We are funded by world-class investors who care about transforming industries for the better, including Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors. If you care deeply about doing something good in the world, working with smart, passionate people and tackling hard problems, then you should talk with us. 

Job Summary:
The Maintenance Mechanic will oversee the performance and maintenance of large production machinery. 

Duties/Responsibilities:
Performs preventive maintenance inspections and service on machines.
Thoroughly cleans machines and machine parts, removing parts and reinstalling as necessary.
Oils and lubricates moving parts on machines to ensure effective performance.
Records and reports damaged, worn, or broken parts.
Orders and installs replacement parts for machines.
Identifies the causes of unexpected breakdowns of machines.
Repairs broken machines quickly and efficiently.
Prepares reports documenting work performed.
Cleans, organizes, inventories, stocks, and otherwise maintains shop areas, parts, tools, and supplies.
Coordinates with Production manager to schedule regular maintenance on machines.
Collaborates with Production manager or Engineer regarding new products being added and modifications that will be required.
Makes necessary modifications and implements tests runs; confers with product manager regarding test results and makes additional alterations to machinery as required.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
 
Required Skills/Abilities:
Mechanically inclined with great problem-solving skills.
Works well independently and with others.
Good communication skills.
Organized with attention to detail.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Some knowledge of building systems such as plumbing, electrical, and HVAC.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to identify issues and to determine repairs that are needed.
 
Education and Experience:
Some vocational or community college with related coursework or equivalent experience, preferred.
Minimum of 5 years of maintenance / mechanic experience
 
Physical Requirements:
Prolonged periods standing and walking.
Able to bend, stretch, push, pull, and move as needed to reach, clean, and service machinery.
Must be able to visually inspect machines.
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

What we offer:
Opportunity to join an outstanding start-up team and grow a company from the ground up
Competitive salary package
Medical/dental/vision benefits
Relocation package for the right candidate
Equity in the company

At Vesta, we are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know. If you’re excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.
At Aro Homes, we are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know. If you’re excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.