Reference : 558709

Maintenance Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United States
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 07/24/2018

Position description


We are seeking a full time Maintenance Technician Level 1 for our front-end night shift (2:30PM - 3:00AM, Sunday through Tuesday).  This individual would work closely with the front-end night shift production team and report to the Maintenance Manager. 



  • On-shift production support.
  • Compliance with safety regulations and maintenance of a clean and orderly work area.
  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machinery and facility equipment.
  • Provide corrective repair of production equipment during production hours including scheduled maintenance repair of production equipment during machine service.
  • Ability to understand, maintain and troubleshoot AC/DC motors, generators and associated machine controls including programmable controllers, computers and electronics used in a manufacturing environment. Diagnose and repair issues with motors, controllers, PLCs by applying sound and generally accepted troubleshooting principles and techniques.
  • Provide PLC programming support (troubleshooting and upgrading)
  • Run conduit and wire/rewire systems
  • Read and interpret electrical schematics and mechanical drawings
  • Use a variety of hand, machining, fabrication and power tools, including but not limited to: volt meters, grinders, drills, manual mills and lathes, GWAW & GTAW welders, band saws. 
  • Participate in and support continuous improvement activities.
  • Complete special projects as assigned.
  • Document work as appropriate.



  • AAS degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial maintenance with a minimum of 1 year of directly related industrial maintenance with electrical experience is required, or high school diploma/GED and completion of a craft apprenticeship with 2 years related experience, or 4 years of production maintenance experience.
  • Electrical License (LME, MPE, Journeyman Card) strongly preferred
  • Experience with VFD, motors, controllers, PLCs, blueprints, schematics, ladder logic and FBD programmed platforms.
  • Thorough knowledge in test equipment, measuring systems, and familiarity with mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical systems. 
  • Ability to create electrical schematics and mechanical drawings
  • Ability to operate hoists, cranes, and metalworking tools and work off ladders, scaffolds, or lifts as required in a safe manner.
  • Strong mathematical skills, with proven ability to read and interpret blue prints, schematics, procedures and diagrams.
  • Superior communication skills.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently.
  • Ability to properly lift a minimum of 75lbs. with assistance.
  • Knowledgeable in lock out/tag out procedures.

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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