Electromechanical Technician (Night Shift)


Manufacturing and Production

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Newton, NC - (USA) 2535 Highway 70 Southeast Suite 101 NC Hickory , NC 28658



Job Description

Position: Maintenance Technician - Direct Hire!

Reports To: Maintenance Manager

Position Description:

* Individual will be an employee of the Maintenance department. The person shall provide support to all areas of the facility

* Ability to work a 12 hour shift (Night or Day), climb ladders, enter confined spaces, work at heights, lift up to 75 pounds and be on their feet for the entire shift

* Act as a first responder to maintenance breakdown situations involving electrical, mechanical or PC/PLC malfunctions. Complete Preventative and corrective maintenance tasks in a timely manner. Complete work orders and issue parts via SAP CMMS system. Act as a Medical first responder in the Fiber plant. Compliant with all requirements in 40 CFR 261-265 concerning hazardous wastes including but not limited to labeling, storage and transportation of hazardous wastes from production areas to Waste Storage Pad

* Work with the technical staff to resolve daily production issues. Ensure all product meets requirements as defined by the Plant's Quality Management Systems

* Comply with all applicable safety procedures and ISO14001 EMS guidelines. Maintain exceptional housekeeping in maintenance support areas

* Other duties as assigned by supervisor or a member of management.



* Relevant technical degree or equivalent experience


* Associates Degree in Engineering or technology

* Licensed Industrial Tradesman

* NCDOL Journeyman Apprentice - Trade Skills Program



* Must complete OJT for specific job classification, as required, in a timely manner

* Ability to read and understand Electrical and Mechanical schematics to aid in equipment troubleshooting

* Experience in electrical and mechanical troubleshooting


* Experience in manufacturing.

* Experience with Servo control drives and motors.

* Familiar with PLC logic and basic troubleshooting.

* Experience with pump, chiller and cooling tower maintenance.


* Excellent communication skills.

* Detail and quality orientated.

* Knowledge of Basic Statistical tools.

* Analytically technical problem solver.

* Motivated team player.

* Ability to work with little supervision.