Maintenance Mechanical Technician




Pendergrass, GA

Level of Experience

Less than 5 years field experience

Contract Type


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This is a NIGHT shift position. Training will be on day shift for 3-6 months before transitioning to the NIGHT shift.

8pm - 8 am continental shift schedule. Works every other weekend.


  • To perform various skilled tasks in reliability and repair maintenance of manufacturing equipment, etc.


  • Follows all safety regulation and basic rules and regulations per company policy.
  • Interact with use of the CMMS (ER Portal) to open, perform and complete work orders issued by the Groupleader or Planner Scheduler.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain forklift license.
  • Knowledge of the methods, materials, and practices necessary to repair and maintain the equipment.
  • Able to troubleshoot equipment and make proper repairs and adjustments when necessary.
  • Able to lead a group of people to accomplish a specific task.
  • Willing to be on-call for emergency repairs and to provide assistance on PM days.
  • Able to comply with the “working conditions” in section IV.
  • Must be able to read hydraulic schematics, troubleshoot hydraulic problems, and repair hydraulic valves, cylinders, and pumps.
  • Must be able to read pneumatic diagrams, troubleshoot problems, and repair pneumatic valves, cylinders, and pumps/compressors.
  • Perform skilled maintenance activities including welding, brazing, soldering, and the use of a torch.
  • Able to read pencil sketches and simple diagrams.
  • Able to install motors, gearboxes, pumps, and other such equipment.
  • Able to install chains, sprockets, gears, pulleys, and belts with proper alignment tools.
  • Responds to calls from the production departments and communicates with group leader /supervisor as to what the call is for.
  • Clean up after work performed and general housekeeping of the shop area.
  • Must be able to work for extended hours (16hrs) when necessary.Complete any other task assigned by maintenance group leader.


  • Minimum education required: High school / GED.
  • Minimum experience required: Preferred five years experience as an Industrial / Maintenance Technician.
  • Description of working conditions/physical surroundings:
  • Must be able to sit, crawl, stand, walk, bend, stoop, twist, reach, crouch, kneel and climb frequently (25% to 75%).
  • Must be able to lift and carry 10-50 lbs. frequently and over 50 lbs. occasionally (25% or less).
  • Must be able to push and pull 10-50 lbs. frequently (25% to 75%), and over 50 lbs. occasionally (25% or less).
  • Shift work: Yes
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Years Experience: 3 - 5 years
  • Salary: $24 - $27 Hourly
  • Bonus/Commission: No

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