Thompson First Group is currently seeking a qualified Maintenance Mechanic for a local client in Wadesboro, NC. Candidates who have a background working as a Maintenance Mechanic in an industrial setting are encouraged to apply.
Maintain all plant equipment to ensure safe, continual and efficient operation.
Ensures that periodic and preventive maintenance are accomplished according to the Maintenance Supervisor/Manager’s direction.
Comply with all safety and good Manufacturing practices.
Repairs or replaces defective parts.
Expected to perform other duties as assigned.
Two-year college program, degree in relevant engineering discipline (mechanical, electrical, chemical or food processing), Industrial Management or other technical certification preferred, or 2+ years experience working in a mechanical role in a manufacturing environment focused on process improvement.
Welding experience necessary; certification preferred.
Analytical thinking skills, problem solving ability required.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Good computer application skills in a network environment.
Able to read blueprints.
Experience in screw conveyor operation and repair, gear box and motor operation and repair, and general industrial troubleshooting.
Strong mechanical and electrical skills
Thompson First Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.