Reference : USA02774

Maintenance Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United States SOCIAL CIRCLE
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 07/01/2022

Position description


The Maintenance Technician 1 position is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment. All Employees are required to demonstrate focused effort relative to their role in the following fundamental areas: Self-Management, Achieves Business Results, Communication, Solving Problems, Innovative Thinking, Teamwork, Encouraging Customer Focus, and Flexibility. Employees are further required to demonstrate focused effort in the fundamentals of Continuous Improvement, Technical Skills, and Meeting Standards.

Permanent Job Location: Social Circle, GA

Travel: This position WILL require company travel in the initial start-up phase to Bend, OR facility.


  • Working Safe. Follows procedures, checklists, and safety protocols.
  • Provide on-shift production support.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Provide corrective repairs of production equipment during production and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Use a variety of hand, machining, fabrication, and power tools, including but not limited to: volt meters, grinders, drills, manual mills & lathes, GWAW & GTAW welders, band saws in performing duties.
  • Perform simple manual machinist and fabricator tasks in support of production equipment and machinery repair.
  • Fabricate new and replacement parts according to blueprints or shop/engineering drawings, specification sheets, and measurements taken from existing machinery.
  • Participate in and support continuous improvement activities.
  • Complete special projects as assigned.
  • Document work as appropriate.
  • Performs data entry into CMMS
  • Fork Lift Truck certified.
  • Subject Matter Expert on designated processes and equipment, Trainer for shift personnel.
  • Performs Predictive, Preventative, and Corrective Maintenance for all equipment and facilities as assigned.
  • Keep equipment and maintenance area clean and free of debris and stocked for incoming shift.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork (i.e. work orders), read and understand specifications for all procedures.
  • Keep supervisors and teammates informed of all problems or relative maintenance concerns.
  • Work closely with team members to be more efficient, troubleshooting problems and helping find new or better solutions.
  • Participate in and promote continuous improvement ideas.


Long hours are sometimes necessary to meet deadlines. Night shift work is required for some candidates. Working environment will include extended periods standing and seasonal temperature extremes occur during peak summer months. These environments may include exposure to industrial solvents, above average noise levels and hazardous materials, all of which must be mitigated with Personal Protective Equipment.



  • AAS degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial maintenance with a minimum of 2 years of directly related industrial maintenance and fabrication experience required. Or, High school diploma/GED and completion of a craft apprenticeship with 3 years related experience, or 6 years of production maintenance experience.
  • Thorough knowledge in test equipment, measuring systems, and familiarity with mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical systems.
  • Ability to operate hoists, cranes, and metalworking tools and work off ladders, scaffolds, or lifts as required in a safe manner.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of machining and fabrication technique and equipment.
  • Strong mathematical skills, with proven ability to read and interpret blue prints, schematics, procedures, and diagrams.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently.
  • Knowledgeable in lock-out tag-out procedures


  • Familiar with safety programs in a manufacturing environment.
  • Above average time management skills.
  • Engagement towards facility safety and continuous learning.
  • Excellent attendance.
  • Experience following protocols and procedures.
  • Ability to communicate within a team environment.
  • Ability to retain and retrieve technical information in a fast paced environment.
  • Experience working within a Lean culture (5s, Kaizen, Process improvement contributions).
  • Innovative approach to problem solving.

Additional Requirements


Must be capable of wearing Personal Protective Equipment necessary to comply with government and company safety standards, whenever engineered methods of reducing hazards or physical requirements cannot be reasonably accommodated. Job includes tasks that require bending, lifting materials weighing up to 50lbs., twisting, gripping, reaching and fine manipulation. May require long periods of standing.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall, and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. 

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