Maintenance Technician


Maintenance Technician

Maryville, TN                                                                                                $19.25/hour to start – $20.00 after 90 days

A division of the world’s largest metal-based chemicals manufacturer and distributor is hiring for a Maintenance Technician to enhance plant equipment production and keep them running on a continuous basis.  The Maintenance Technician will be vital to the team in troubleshooting, repairing, and performing preventive maintenance – while also providing suggestions to operations to improve process efficiency with the ability to assist in the implementation of those changes.

The Maintenance Technician will excel with:

  • Diagnose and repair defective machinery
  • Communicating with management, staff, and suppliers
  • Mechanical duties include bearing replacements, welding, metal fabrication, furnace relines
  • Electrical duties include trouble shooting up to 480V 3 phase industrial power systems and control systems
  • Majority of the time will be spent troubleshooting and repairing high current induction furnaces, dryers, and electrical TCU’s
  • Electrical motor replacement and the use of electrical test equipment
  • Maintain records of work performed and safety training
  • Recommend and implement plans to achieve cost reduction, quality, and customer service improvement

The Maintenance Technician must have:

  • 2+ years of heavy electrical (480V 3 phase industrial power systems and control systems required – 208/240 and DC 12/24 volt experience preferred, but not required)
  • Ability to pass a physical, drug screen, and background check
  • Training or experience with Electrical and Mechanical systems
  • Physically capable of lifting 50 pounds unassisted and occasionally up to 100 pounds
  • Ability to climb ladders and work in heights less than 100 feet
  • Adequate sight, speech, and hearing abilities
  • knowledge of work rules, safety manual, start-up, shutdown, and lockout/tagout procedures
  • The capability to occasionally work in wet, humid, hot, and cold conditions, with exposure to fumes, airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock and vibration

The Maintenance Technician will be rewarded with:

  • Starting wage of $19.25 per hour; raise after first 90 days
  • Comprehensive coverage health insurance
  • 401(k) with 6% company matching funds
  • Flexible spending account (Health/Dependent Care)
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

This Company uses E-Verify to confirm identity and employment eligibility



Maryville, Tennessee 37804


$40040 Yearly


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