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Second Shift Maintenance Technician in Ashland Plant at Tremco Incorporated

Date Posted: 5/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ashland Plant
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Up to 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
  • Division

Job Description

Tremco's Commercial Sealants and Waterproofing division is currently searching for a Second Shift Maintenance Technician for our Ashland plant. The Maintenance Technician will support all manufacturing and facility needs by repairing and/or maintaining any and all equipment necessary to do all jobs. This position will also assist in installation and startup of new equipment to support all manufacturing and facility needs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine and non-routine general/preventative maintenance to ensure machines continue to operate safely and efficiently, and that building systems operate efficiently, and physical condition of equipment and building do not deteriorate.
  • Respond to manufacturing and facility needs in a safe, timely and effective manner to minimize production and operations down time.
  • Inspect drives, motors, belts, fluid levels, filters.
  • Assemble, install or repair wiring, electrical components, plumbing, and machinery.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them using prints, manuals, and/or catalogs as necessary.
  • Operate wire and stick welding equipment and brazing torches.
  • Operate cutting and other machine shop equipment (lathe, mill, drill press).
  • Fabricate jigs and fixtures and equipment needed to optimize production processes.
  • Operator tow-motor and scissor lift.
  • Maintain maintenance area and parts stores in orderly and neat conditions.
  • Follow up on work to assure problems are resolved or operations continue safely and effectively.
  • Perform work in a safe manner and follow all shop safety rules.
  • Any other tasks as assigned.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)


  • Two to four years related experience and/or training
  • Minimum 2 years experience in general maintenance
  • Experience in 480-volt 3 phase electricity strongly preferred

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Capable of installing, programming, and troubleshooting PLC; AC/DC drive motors preferred
  • Ability to troubleshoot electric, air systems, and hydraulic systems
  • Knowledge of lockout/tagout, confined space entry and hot work permit
  • Ability to work overtime as needed; ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and respond urgently to down equipment
  • Effective team player, self-motivated, quick learner
  • Good communication skills with the ability to read, write, and communicate fluently in English and effectively
  • Knowledge of rubber extruders/molding presses is a plus, but not required

Other Qualifications:

  • Certified technician is a plus
  • OSHA safety certification is preferred

 Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.