Experienced Maintenance Technician

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, as Maintenance Technician, you 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. project.

City: Lexington   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 739   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

Allyson Bowman, HR

T 336-843-7155


Founded in 1961, EGGER GROUP is a more than $3 billion privately-held, family-owned company comprised of more than 10,000 associates. With 19 production plants worldwide, and the 20th plant that just started production here in Lexington, EGGER is a global leader in the manufacturing of wood-based materials for the furniture and interior design, flooring and building products industries. The company’s extensive and value-added product range, including raw particleboard, laminates, Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL), edge banding and laminate flooring can be found in countless private and public spaces worldwide.

Nearest Major Market: Lexington