Mechanical Journeyperson (CCA Jackson, MS) 


General Motors Customer Care and Aftersales Parts Distribution Center in Jackson, MS has a need for qualified Mechanical Journeypersons (e.g., machine repair). Working under minimal supervision with a high level of independent judgment and problem solving, the Mechanical Journeyperson is responsible for maintaining production and quality by ensuring operation of industrial machinery and mechanical equipment. The Mechanical Journeyperson needs to be flexible enough to take on multiple job assignments in a shift and be skilled at priority setting.


  • Follow established safety procedures according to OSHA standards and company procedures

  • Perform minor repairs and preventative maintenance tasks on mobile equipment

  • Perform general maintenance of HVAC/EMS systems (belts / pulleys / filters)

  • Perform minor plumbing and carpenter work

  • Fabricate, drill, weld, cut, and bolt to install, maintain, dismantle, repair, or replace mechanical components (e.g., bearings, seals, details, carriers) on industrial machinery

  • Operate mobile equipment (e.g., forklifts, vertical lifts, cranes)

  • Determine loading requirements to rig equipment and material for lifting

  • Maintenance of dock plates door and related equipment

  • Maintenance of material storage rack systems.

  • Maintenance of material carts

  • Perform safety inspections (e.g., stairs, ladders, jack stands)

  • Use computerized maintenance management system(s)

Position Requirements

Interested individuals must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate in a Mechanical trade (millwright, pipefitter, toolmaker, machine repair) or six (6) years of documented experience in a Mechanical trade (notarized documentation required)

  • Able to work any shift and work some overtime including daily, weekend, and holidays


  • Experience with maintenance of rack systems and material carts
  • Experience with planned maintenance systems and predictive technologies

Applicants must be:

  • At least 18 years of age;

  • Eligible to work in the United States;

  • Willing to submit to a drug test and background check.

    General Motors offers a competitive compensation and benefit package.


    Relocation and travel expenses will be the responsibility of the applicant

    EEO Clause

    The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or protected veteran status.


Location Jackson, MS  

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