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Maintenance Technician (All Shifts) - starting at $25.79/hr.

Date: Sep 11, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28213

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Company / Location Information

Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. As a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) is at the center of the trend. We are a $3 billion company with over 140 years of history and 15,000+ employees. Our emphasis is on hot water and clean water; we are one of the world’s largest manufacturers of residential and commercial water heating equipment as well as a supplier of water purification products in several emerging countries.  We have programs in place to help our team members achieve their potential and when you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training, and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future. If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build an amazing career at A. O. Smith.

What You Will Be Responsible For

  • Troubleshoot and repair all factory equipment
  • Perform preventive and predictive maintenance procedures for metal forming, welding, powder painting, and auxiliary equipment
  • Maintain auxiliary equipment including temperature controllers, gas burners, parts washers and ovens, compressors, conveyors, and material loaders
  • Maintain building safety and appearance including painting, utilities, and ventilation
  • Maintain building plumbing including waste and process plumbing
  • Assemble and install new equipment
  • Fabricate parts from drawings or measurements
  • Assist in recordkeeping and documentation required by our Maintenance Management System
  • Assist in organizing and maintaining a clean, safe functional maintenance work area

What You Will Do

As a multi-craft Maintenance Technician, you will support both product and facility needs and ensure a safe work environment for associates.  The positions are direct-hire and is benefits eligible in 30 days; Maintenance Technicians looking for a long-term commitment and growth potential are encouraged to apply.  Additional job-related training and education is supported and encouraged.

We have an opening on each shift; our shifts are:

  • 1st Shift, Monday to Friday, 7:00 am - 4:30 pm, overtime on Saturday
  • 2nd Shift, Monday to Friday, 3:30 pm - 1:00 am, overtime on Saturday

We are a drug-free facility and require all employees to pass a drug screening and background check.

What You Will Bring

  • 3 years of related work experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • HS Diploma or GED required
  • Strong problem-solving skills and mechanical aptitude
  • Experience with industrial electricity, pneumatic and hydraulic systems 
  • Experience with metal forming presses and welding machines / tooling is preferred
  • Machining experience, especially on manual machines, is preferred
  • PLC & Drive troubleshooting and programming is a plus
  • Electrical, Welding, Plumbing, or other certifications/licenses are a plus

We Offer

Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.


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