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Maintenance Technician

Job location : Andersonville, Georgia, USA
Created moment : 09/20/2021 - 02:00
Job reference : REQ - 04854

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Maintenance Technician

Job Summary

Position Title

Maintenance Mechanic



Reports to (Job Title)

 Maint. Supervisor/Foreman

Direct Reports (Job Title)


Job Summary

The Mechanic is responsible for the installation and rebuilding machinery and miscellaneous equipment and parts.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • . The Maintenance Mechanic will perform all necessary repairs and/or modifications to plant machinery or equipment as required to maintain optimum availability.  Repairs may include rebuilding/replacement of machinery, gearboxes, bearings; fabrication to include cutting/welding of metal plates for chutes, structures, etc.
    • Perform Preventative Maintenance procedures as assigned
    • Follow all Safety procedures while performing duties to include but not limited to LOTO, wearing appropriate PPE for assigned duties
  • Perform Level 2 or higher maintenance on equipment in area of responsibility as needed
  • Maintain housekeeping in area of responsibility as per Imerys standards
  • Perform any additional duties as described Production Supervisor

Skills and Attributes Requirements

  • Must be able to effectively communicate both orally or written
  • Must be able to work shifts as per schedule
  • Must be able to work in hot and cold weather conditions.
  • Must be able to climb ladders and work in high places.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs unassisted
  • Will be required to wear all necessary PPE
  • Will require basic computer skills necessary to access/write emails, basic word documents, complete work requests

Education/Experience Requirements

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Two years experience in industrial maintenance and repairs preferred


  • While performing the duties of this job; the employee is regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, dusty conditions, high noise, outside weather in all conditions and materials used in the process.
  • Frequent walking, standing, and sitting with exposure to all seasonal climatic conditions.
  • Occasionally lifting, carrying, and/or pulling objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Approximately 100% plant environment.

Position Type

Full time



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IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.

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