General Maintenance Tech

Mascot, TN 37806

Posted: 09/09/2021 Employment Type: Contract To Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 4769

Job Description

Overall Purpose:  To  keep  our  facility operating  effectively  by  maintaining machinery and equipment  and repairing any defects  when  they  are discovered  to  help  promote a safe and productive working environment. 


Essential Functions:  

  • Follows  all safety rules and regulations. 

  • Repairs  plant machinery and equipment.  

  • Follows  manufacturer’ s  specification for repairs.  

  • Cleans and lubricates machinery and equipment. 

  • Ensures that machinery and equipment has been inspected and tested. 

  • Provides guidance and reviews work quality and effectiveness of lower level technicians on  all types of  equipment. 

  • Specifies  and orders  off the shelf items from OEM and industrial suppliers. 

  • Maintains proper spare parts inventory levels through SAP inventory management system. 

  • Keep workspace clean and organized. 

Physical  Requirements:  

  • Requires frequent lifting,  bending,  reaching,  standing, walking, squatting, lying down,  and  climbing ladder, etc. 

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.   

  • Must be able to use various tools and operate equipment used in repair work. 

  • Vision must be normal (20/20).  Correctional lenses are acceptable. 



  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent. 

  • Requires training and experience in mechanical and electrical systems. 

  • Understands applicable electrical and/or mechanical safety regulations that must be followed and carries certifications in certain fields of expertise. 

  • Possess varying levels of competency in the higher complexity equipment functionality, specializing in mechanical and/or electrical functionality, more specifically (Electrical: PLCs, electronic systems and circuit boards, servos, encoders, etc.) and/or (Mechanical: ball screws, machine qualification, machine alignment, fit tolerances, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems etc.) 

  • Candidates must be able  to  problem solve and deal with a variety of concrete variables such as interpreting instructions in written, oral, diagrammatic, or schedule form. 

  • Will require  on the job training for SAP Plant Maintenance system and SRM ordering.  


Environmental Conditions:  

  • Loud manufacturing environment, exposure to metals, machine lubricants, rust preventative,  and other process chemicals, seasonal cold/heat. 


Protective Clothing and Personal Devices:  

  • Safety glasses, safety gloves, safety shoes, hearing protection. 

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Kim Capps

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