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Machine Repair Mechanic A - 89509-031

Portland, Oregon Job ID 00000381643 Category All Hourly Unions Post Date Sep. 13, 2023
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Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

Boeing is seeking a Machine Repair Mechanic A to join our team in Portland, OR.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot and diagnose malfunctions on all types of factory machinery including, N/C and CNC machine tools and controllers, gearboxes, stationary generator sets, and machine accessories, using various types of test equipment.

  • Check and adjust flatness, level/alignment of machine beds, linear and rotary axis tool and pallet changers.

  • Perform/observe operational check to ensure problem has been corrected.

  • Demonstrate ability to plan and sequence work including ordering required parts and staging necessary tools and equipment.

  • Perform preventive and predictive maintenance inspections.

  • Obtain and analyze drawings, sketches, hydraulic schematics and specifications needed to perform assigned work.

  • Review work orders, tie-ins, technical manuals, machine operations and communicate with production employees to determine appropriate crafts skills and repairs needed to return machines back to production readiness.

  • Determine and/or develop maintenance procedures when documentation is not available and devise and make tools/equipment to facilitate work.

  • Obtain job assignment from data systems, management or designee.

  • Repair and or replace defective equipment, overhaul, rebuild and assemble a wide variety of plant equipment, including numerically controlled machines, Robotics & end effectors, modular assembly equipment, precision-built machines, material handling equipment, and stationary generator sets and process equipment.

  • Communicate accurately, concisely, and professionally with your customer as to important repair steps taken, parts ordered and time estimated until completion.

  • Repair critical equipment, perform preventive and predictive maintenance, and complete projects such as mechanical hardware upgrades.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • 3+ years of experience as a CNC machine repair mechanic, manufacturing building systems mechanic , or general equipment repair mechanic, ( IE Pump repairs, ship repairs, large farming equipment or military equipment).

  • 3+ years of experience reading engineering blueprints and drawings.

  • Experience testing and diagnosing hydraulic, pneumatic, electromechanical components, and test equipment.

  • Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 35 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience as a CNC machine repair mechanic, manufacturing building systems mechanic , or general equipment repair mechanic, ( IE Pump repairs, ship repairs, large farming equipment or military equipment).

  • 5+ years of experience reading engineering blueprints and drawings.

The position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. Note: Basic relocation will be offered for eligible internal candidates.


This position is for 2nd shift.

Drug Free Workplace

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

This is a safety-sensitive position and is subject to Department of Transportation (DOT) random drug and alcohol testing.

This is an hourly position governed by the International Association of Machinist (IAM-751) Collective Bargaining agreement.

At Boeing, we strive to deliver a Total Rewards package that will attract, engage and retain the top talent.  Elements of the Total Rewards package include competitive base pay and variable compensation opportunities. 

The Boeing Company also provides eligible employees with an opportunity to enroll in a variety of benefit programs, generally including health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and a number of programs that provide for both paid and unpaid time away from work. 

The specific programs and options available to any given employee may vary depending on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

Please note that the hourly information shown below is a general guideline only.  Hourly pay rates are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.  

Summary pay range:$24.00/hour - $47.82/hour

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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