MultiCraft Maintenance Technician

Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Ashland City, TN, US, 37015

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Company / Location Information

Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, and, as a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation is at the center of the trend. We are a $3.8 billion company with 149-year history and employ more than 12,000 men and women globally.  A. O. Smith is committed to continuous improvement, not just in its factories and its processes, but in its people.  We are a stable, but growing organization committed to strong financial performance, strategic acquisitions, global expansion, and the highest ethical standards of conduct.

Primary Function

The MultiCraft Maintenance Technician is responsible for repairing and installing production/manufacturing equipment. Inspects equipment for proper functioning and performs preventative maintenance duties per manufacturer's specifications. Diagnoses equipment malfunctions and makes repairs or adjustments as needed.


Currently there are openings on:

  • Day Shift - 7 am to 7:30 pm - Two Week Cycles (Continental) - 2 on / 2 off / 3 on / 2 off / 2 on / 3 off
  • Night Shift - 7 pm to 7:30 am -  Two Week Cycles (Continental) - 2 on / 2 off / 3 on / 2 off / 2 on / 3 off

We Offer

Comprehensive benefits which include medical, dental, and vision which start immediately! $1500 sign-on bonus ($500 after 3 months, $500 after 6 months, $500 after 12 months; must not be on a corrective action for attendance.)  Additional benefits include life insurance, short- and long-term disability, 401k, and tuition assistance.  We offer an on-site cafeteria, Wellness Clinic, and A. O. Smith Company merchandise store along with employee discounts on Aquasana water filtration products.


  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical/electronic, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical and building components on industrial equipment plant wide and have basic knowledge of PLC’s and controls.  
  • Performs multi-craft tasks on all equipment and repair equipment breakdowns in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for the safe output of quality cut-to-length steel. 
  • Maintain output to production standards while staying within acceptable scrap and rework standards. 
  • Work in a team oriented atmosphere with continuous improvement goals of achieving and maintaining a world-class production facility.
  • This position requires continuous work near heat, noise, gas, and chemicals.
  • The position requires frequent lifting, climbing, standing, walking, crouching, squatting, bending and kneeling.
  • The position may require weekend and/or holiday work



  • High School Diploma or GED Required, Trade School Degree Preferred
  • Knowledge of machine functions, equipment safety hazards, power source, stored energy, pinch points, etc.
  • Must be proficient in hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, electrical and building maintenance tasks.
  • Must also have a basic working knowledge of PLC’s and electrical controls and the ability to troubleshoot and repair as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Nashville

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