Maintenance Mechanic

Category:  Maintenance/Building Services
LOCATION: 

Stuarts Draft, VA, US, 24477

NIBCO is a recognized leader in the flow control industry.  Headquartered in Northern Indiana, with a manufacturing history that spans over a century, NIBCO operates manufacturing facilities across the United States, as well as Mexico and Poland.  NIBCO is known by our customers for exceptional quality, commitment to on-time delivery, and outstanding product innovation.  Setting us apart from our competitors is our people.

If you're looking for a place where your hard work and great ideas make a difference--NIBCO is the place for you.

 

 

 

POSITION INFO:

This position requires knowledge in all aspects of maintenance for the facility.  Good communication with the department manager of the area, as well as the maintenance manager and plant services manager is required in order to keep production running smoothly.  A high degree of skill and design are needed while working closely as a team with the maintenance manager, engineering, production and maintenance personnel within the department.  This position also requires working with outside vendors in order to determine the proper components needed. The Master Mechanic will be an extension of the service department management and will help to plan and support all department activities in a manner which best represents the department.
 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform activities in a leadership role, supporting upper management and ensure all work in the department is completed in a safe and acceptable manner.
Maintain good housekeeping and support all safety initiatives
Maintain systems and address breakdowns
Assist in directing maintenance associates in order to focus on key machines.
Work with vendors and contractors.
Must also be available if called in on emergencies, or be willing to stay late if an issue arises that needs to be addressed immediately.
Assist in other areas of the plant as needed. 

EDUCATION:

A high school diploma or GED is required.  A certificate of completion for vocational training in necessary fields must be obtained.
 

EXPERIENCE:

A minimum of 10 years of experience in maintenance preferred

TRAINING AND SKILLS:

Basic knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Experience with cylinders, valves, bearings, Kingsbury heads, indexers, gearboxes, OBI presses, etc.
Ability to read blueprints
Mathematical comprehension
Strong mechanical aptitude
Verbal and written communication skills
Analytical skills
Customer focus
Time management
Commitment to company values

PHYSICAL DEMANDS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS:

NIBCO is committed to equal opportunity employment.  It is the policy of NIBCO to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons 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.

Quality Products Since 1904

A recognized brand leader bringing flow control products and technologies to market, NIBCO has a history of success and innovation in the plumbing industry.

Headquartered in Elkhart, Indiana, we operate multiple manufacturing plants and distribution centers strategically located throughout the United States and globally, and offer more than 36,000 SKUs, including our NIBCO® family brands, Webstone®, Chemtrol® and Sure Seal®. 

Today, NIBCO is a fifth-generation, family- and associate-owned business. Since 1904, we’ve pioneered many quality products and processes.


Nearest Major Market: Charlottesville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia