Maintenance Mechanic

Opolo Wines   Paso Robles, CA   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on March 24, 2024

Job Title: Maintenance Mechanic

Summary: The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive, and productive maintenance systems and processes to support the achievement of the site’s business goals and objectives.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $30-$35 per hour depending on experience
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits - Full time
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k after 1 year with up to 6% matching

To be successful in the role, the best-fit candidate must have the following skills:

Essential Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Perform simple machinist duties and responsibilities.
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting, and repair of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test, and make adjustments as needed.
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment, and plant facilities.
  • Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
  • Use various hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Detect faulty operations, and defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.

Working Conditions:

  • Working schedule Tuesday - Saturday 7:00 am-3:30 pm.
  • Employee is regularly required to speak and listen in a loud work environment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts, and vibration.
  • Very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day.
  • Occasional long and irregular hours during peak seasons and/or special events; may require 7 days a week.
  • Ability to lift at least 75 pounds


  • High school diploma/GED and completion of a craft apprenticeship, or an equivalent number of years of education and production maintenance experience.
  • 4+ years of manufacturing experience; strong hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and industrial skills with some PLC experience and HVAC (HVAC experience a plus, and will be compensated accordingly)
  • Steam boiler experience.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to follow through on projects with minimal supervision

Special event participation will be required several times throughout the year.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.