Maintenance Technician

Reporting to the Mechanical Supervisor, the Maintenance Technician will be responsible for safely responding to all maintenance issues (i.e.: breakdowns, troubleshooting), maintenance follow-up from previous shift, shift rounds, completing operating work orders with a view to achieving a high degree of mill reliability.

City: Lexington, NC, 27299   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 4200   Department: Maintenance  



  • Respond to mill breakdowns in a timely and efficient manner and working closely with area operators to resolve maintenance related issues.

  • Investigate the root cause of equipment failure and make recommendations for long term fix.

  • Help to develop PM’s.

  •  Lead the troubleshooting and proper documentation (maintenance log book) of all maintenance related items.

  •  Follow-up on outstanding maintenance shift issues from previous shift, Enter appropriate work requests for required follow-up work.

  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement of troubleshooting resources (prints, manuals, job plans, tools, spare parts, etc.).

  • Installation, manufacturing and Calibration of equipment or machinery.

  • Maintain lockout certifications as assigned.

  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Holds the equivalent of a certified Mechanic trade ticket or a 2 year degree in mechanical studies combined with related experience.

  • 3+ years industrial mechanic experience required (including bearings, hydraulics, pumps, gearboxes).

  • Welding and Fabrication skills.

  • Ability to use a variety of mechanical troubleshooting equipment and techniques (i.e. laser alignment).

  • Experience in reliability techniques & knowledge of lubrication principles is an asset.

  • Strong, demonstrated troubleshooting skills.

  • Ability to work extended hours and rotating shift as required.

  • Ability to work at heights in a manufacturing environment required.



Your Contact

Jessica Ostroska, HR



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