Reference : USA03179

Maintenance Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United States QUAKERTOWN
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 01/06/2023

Position description

CertainTeed is Hiring!!

The Maintenance Technician is accountable to install, setup and troubleshoot mechanical assemblies and drive components and electrical equipment. The successful candidate will perform electrical testing and troubleshooting utilizing schematics and experience. Maintain and repair of industrial control systems and production equipment, e.g., PLC’s, HMI’s, hydraulic motors, hoses, pumps and valves, material handling equipment, bulk chemical systems, batch mixing, and packaging equipment.

In addition, the Mechanical and Electrical Technician is also responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of the facilities equipment such as: HVAC systems, compressors, pumps, motors, pollution control equipment, life safety, electrical power distribution, network, hoists, docks and automated doors.

This position is regularly scheduled for Monday-Thursday 40hours, 4days 10 hour shift. No Weekends!!!!!


  • Support a safe working environment in the all areas of responsibility at all times
  • Immediately, correct or report unsafe acts or conditions through appropriate channels of resolution
  • Perform electrical and mechanical preventative and predictive maintenance to maintain optimal equipment and overall plant operation
  • Troubleshoot and repair down or malfunctioning facilities and production equipment
  • Sets-up and operate a variety of shop equipment (hand and stationary) to complete routine maintenance tasks, break/fix response, building improvements, and continuous improvement
  • Provide professional, accurate, and responsive communication on status and coordinate the equipment work and repairs with plant production and customer needs
  • Maintain the integrity of the Work Order/Preventative Maintenance system by completing timely input and updating the system on assignments, status, action taken and timesheet information

Additional Requirements


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Minimum of two (2) years industrial maintenance experience required or Associate’s degree or equivalent in industrial maintenance, mechanical technology or HVAC from two-year college or technical school required


  • Experience in equipment lubrication
  • Experience with mechanical drive components
  • Experience testing AC/DC electrical systems including single phase and three phase up to 1000 V
  • Experience with motors, VFD’s, motor control systems, motor starters, high current fuses, PLC’s, and HMI’s
  • Experience with pumps and fans
  • Ability to fabricate custom assemblies used on production and facilities equipment
  • Experience with pneumatic controls
  • Experience with hydraulic controls, hydraulic motors, hoses, pumps, valves and piping systems
  • Has working knowledge of major systems including HVAC, electrical, controls, plumbing, lighting, docks, overhead/sliding doors and life safety
  • Experience and proficiency using electrical test equipment

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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