General Service Mechanic

Date: Mar 24, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview


We are looking for a General Service Mechanic (GSM) to support our Advanced Materials and Chemicals Division. Specifically, this person will work in Kodak Polyester Film Manufacturing Plant in Rochester, NY.


As a General Service Mechanic (GSM) you will perform a variety of tasks designed to repair, maintain, and execute building and site related improvements. This GSM uses independent judgment in making decisions without the immediate direction of supervision.


This position requires the Mechanic to be open minded throughout the workday with the wide range of responsibilities that go along with the job. It is a self-directed role that must adapt to the many different challenges that are required to be successful.


• Monitors performance of building and emergency lighting.
• Monitors performance of heating, ventilation, and cooling systems for the facility; performs non-technical maintenance tasks such as cleaning of heating and cooling fan coil units and filter replacement.
• Monitors and performs non-technical maintenance of plumbing systems, to include standard repair of leaking fixtures, cleaning obstructed waste lines, replacing water filters, assisting pipe fitters and pipe insulators.
• Manage and maintain inventory of building supplies.
• Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
• Works in our Filter Cleaning Room and Chain Room, Dissembling, Cleaning and Reassembling production equipment.


Skills Required:
• Must be good at working with your hands and basic tools


Personal Attributes:
• Ability and willingness to learn new skills:
       o PM cooling fans
       o Lubrication route
       o Forklift and Man-Lift
• Good verbal and written communication skills for communicating with team.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work cooperatively within a team environment.    
Education Required
• High School diploma or GED


Physical Requirements:
• Regularly lift and or move up to 25lbs/12kg.
• Frequently lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg.
• Regularly required to stand, walk; sit, bend, talk, and hear.
• Heights; work on a ladder or extended man lifts.
• Work may require employee to be exposed to inclement weather conditions.


Special Requirements, Licenses, and Certifications:
A Valid NYS Driver’s License is required.


Work Schedule:
This is a day shift position likely working 6AM to 2:30PM M-F.


EOE Policy Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $20.00 - $27.00 

Experience Level:  0-5 Years 

Requisition ID: 615

Nearest Major Market: Rochester