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Maintenance Technician

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Chilton, WI, US, 53014

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


Worthington Industries is looking for 2nd and 3rd shift Maintenance Techs to work in conjunction with other members of the maintenance department to ensure production schedules and quality standards are met with little downtime through preventative and multi-craft maintenance. This position requires strong electrical and mechanical knowledge. A detailed orientated, self-motivated, problem solver that utilizes a strong work ethic for a 300+ union facility in Chilton, WI is required. This position is eligible for an $3,600.00 sign on bonus. Apply to learn more! 

  • Perform all duties in a safe manner
  • Ability to work in a team environment focusing on meeting Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost standards
  • Capable of working any shift with possibility of rotating
  • Trouble shoot mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment
  • Must be able to work independently; will be responsible for specific or cross-functional tasks, based on equipment
  • Inspects finished product for completeness and conformance to all quality assurance procedures
  • Sets up, troubleshoots and makes advanced adjustments welding machines as needed to maintain good production and quality
  • Participates in improvement planning – modification of weld procedures to increase safety, efficiency, and quality
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects throughout the facility including various automation projects
  • Ensure company policies and procedures are followed
  • Assist others as needed
  • Maintain a clean work area 
  • Complete paperwork as required
  • Other duties as assigned by manager 
  • Perform all duties in the spirit of Our Philosophy and in accordance to legal, ethical and contractual practices


Critical Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
  • Capability to read and interpret blueprints, work order instructions; weld symbols, and operate required tools involved in position
  • Knowledge of AC/DC motor drives, PLC controllers, and motor control circuits
  • Knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and plumbing code books
  • Basic knowledge of machine repair
  • Capable of reading and writing mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic prints
  • Possess good problem solving skills, and safety practices
  • Experience with Servo Motors and Allen Bradley PLC
  • Must have a firm understanding of volts and amps and be able to adjust accordingly
  • Ability to measure, read, write and document work
  • Ability to sustain a steady work pace over an entire work day
  • Strong basic math skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to establish working relationships quickly
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to drive resolution
  • Comfortable performing a wide range of responsibilities, from thinking broadly to executing detailed tasks
  • Proven ability to effectively work in a detailed, fact based environment
  • Knowledge of safety protocol such a lock out tag out, confined space and haz-com
  • Commitment to personal integrity and integrity of the product(s) and processes
  • Customer focused with the ability to function with a high sense of urgency
  • Confidence to make decisions and a strong commitment to team success
  • Ability to effectively communicate in a professional manner via formal written and oral means to all levels of the organization
  • Strong computer skills

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.


Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh

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