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Maintenance Tech

Date: Jul 5, 2021

Location: Jackson, MI, US, 49201

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


At Worthington Industries our focus is on making better solutions for our customers, better lives for our employees, and better returns for our shareholders.   All while following a Philosophy that puts people first.  


We are seeking a Maintenance Technician with an ability to troubleshoot mechanical and electrical problems in an efficient and safe manner throughout the facility. This position is responsible for preventative and mechanical maintenance and must possess knowledge of machine repair. A successful candidate is a self-motivated problem-solver that utilizes a strong work ethic to ensure all quality levels are met.  This is a 12-hour shift, rotating monthly.  Scheduled 7 days in a 14-day period with every other weekend being a 3-day weekend.


Worthington Offers:

  • $1,500 sign-on bonus
  • Generous benefit package starting on Day 1 including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, holiday pay & access to a gym.  
  • 401k retirement plan with company contribution and employee match
  • Quarterly Profit Sharing incentive
  • Education assistance
  • Employee development and training
  • Overtime is paid at time and a half and Doubletime starts after 48 hours


  • Complete mechanical repairs and makes adjustments as needed.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all machinery as assigned.
  • Successfully troubleshoot mechanical, electrical & PLC problems.
  • Complete welding and fabrication tasks with little direction.
  • Accountable for entering data into maintenance system timely and accurately.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Desired Experience

  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics and plumbing
  • Mechanical, welding and cutting skills
  • PLC troubleshooting & basic program knowledge
  • Capable of reading mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic prints
  • Good problem solving skills, safety practices and attention to quality
  • Have basic workbench and computer skills
  • Meter usage and ability to complete measurements
  • Basic math skills
  • 2 years of manufacturing experience
  • May require CPR and first aid training
  • Lockout/tagout, fall protection, PPE, confined spaced training
  • Experience with Allen Bradley and Allen Bradley PLC


High School Diploma or equivalent


Company Information

We are dedicated to the belief that people are our most important asset. In filling job openings every effort is expended to find candidates within Worthington, its divisions or subsidiaries. Employee development, opportunity to grow and continuing to evolve both as an employee and as a company are instrumental to our success. We encourage employees to inquire about open positions and apply to those that help further their career goals.  


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: Jackson Michigan
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor

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