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Maintenance Technician

Midway, TN, US, 37809

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  440540


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior, and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test, and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain walls, storefronts, and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings, and more.


Oldcastle Building Envelope has an exciting opportunity for a Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician to join the team at our Midway facility. We are looking for a motivated, hands-on leader who wants the opportunity to make a positive impact on the operation and improve reliability throughout the plant.


Basic Function:  The Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety and predictive maintenance systems. They will support the achievement of business goals and objectives. They will be responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing PLCs, Drives and Machine Networks. Also, the individual will participate in general maintenance duties of the equipment and facilities as directed by their supervisor.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.


  • Skilled with Allen Bradley PLC and HMI troubleshooting, all platforms are a MUST. Experience with other PLC platforms, SCADA, and HMI applications, as well, is preferred.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must have experience with troubleshooting motion control systems, motion controllers, VFDs, servo drives.
  • Experience with equipment reliability / computerized maintenance management software, to drive world class up-time through preventative maintenance, predictive maintenance, and targeted engineering change.
  • Be an organized, self-starter with the ability to handle numerous projects, prioritize workload and work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and conduct themselves professionally, excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Candidate can think outside the box – innovative in daily responsibilities as well as project work.
  • Can Safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job.
  • Candidate must be located within commuting distance of Midway, TN.
  • Analyze bug reports and highlight problems to help identify fixes for them.
  • Ability to collaborate with other team members to find the best methods for solving problems.
  • Have excellent analytical skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and strong attention to detail.
  • Must have excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills; enjoys working in a team.
  • Experience with Pneumatic, Hydraulic, Mechanical maintenance of Robotic systems, equipment maintenance.
  • Pays Attention to Detail, Flexibility, Supervision, Productivity, Professionalism, Accountability, Eager to develop skills, Personal relationship, Demonstration of strong Safety commitment, Transparency, Customer-focused mindset.




  • Troubleshoot and repair machine Electro-Mechanical malfunctions, utilizing appropriate test equipment to analyze problems and correct deficiencies - Minimum Test equipment:  multimeters, oscilloscopes, Laptop computers.
  • Be able to work effectively with Automation and Instrumentation devices in support of engineering and engineering technicians.
  • Troubleshoot equipment Motor and Drive hardware and control Issues.
  • Follow All proactive safety measures to include but not limited to NEC, NFPA, and other pertinent safety codes. Ensure safety procedures, such as Lock-Out Tag-Out, Arc Flash are always followed
  • Maintain extensive knowledge of production systems.
  • Strong fundamental understanding of 3 phase electrical systems, machine/motion control systems, electro-mechanical systems, VFD and Servo systems
  • Support the Parts department by assisting with identifying and maintaining parts used on the equipment and inventory of repair parts and manufacturing supplies
  • Executing project assignments, in a team-based environment, with minimal supervision.
  • Repair and maintain automated production equipment.
  • Demonstrate sound troubleshooting skills.
  • Maintain PM and records for all plant equipment.
  • Must be able to read electrical drawings and schematics.
  • Start up and debug of new systems.
  • Optimization of processes.
  • Implement preventative maintenance procedures to maximize equipment operations and minimize safety risks.
  • Record when any equipment was serviced, and repairs were made.
  • The Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician is responsible for providing technical support to manufacturing through efficiently responding to and resolving maintenance requests as well as proactively performing routine maintenance to ensure customer commitments can be met by production.
  • This individual is also responsible for maintaining maintenance records in E-Maint/SAP and providing feedback and technical advice to assist Maintenance Planners in scoping, creating, and improving job plans.
  • Execute basic and regular pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical Maintenance of Robotic, Controls and Peripherals, performing independent work.
  • Ensures availability of machinery and equipment by completing reactive, preventive and proactive maintenance requirements following: Standard Maintenance Procedures (SMPs), One Point Lessons (OPLs), machine ledgers, diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and Maintenance Engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing the operation; listening for problems; using measuring and testing instruments.
  • Respond quickly to emergency situations, and, replace, adjust and/or repair parts, dismantling devices, using manual tools, power tools and support equipment.
  • Continuously improve technical knowledge by attending educational opportunities (workshops, training); reviewing technical publications; establishing professional network and participate on skill tests by leadership discretion.
  • Maintain continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating, actions, irregularities, and continuing needs, by escalating and requesting support.
  • Improve and maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations (lockers, tools, equipment, working environment, etc.).


Minimum Requirements:


  • Industrial Maintenance Certificate or 3 years’ experience in an Industrial maintenance setting.

What OBE Offers You
•    Highly competitive base pay
•    Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
•    Group retirement savings program
•    Health and wellness programs
•    A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About OBE
OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of family businesses, regional companies, and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large organization.
If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link.
Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is an E-Verify Employer.

Date Posted:  Aug 5, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville

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