Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift (L)
Industrial Operations
Full Time
Anderson, Sc

For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By being sustainable and open to new ideas we can push the boundaries of cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.  

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will be responsible for maintaining and/or repairing company production and support equipment. This includes repairing and maintaining all plant production machinery in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, manufacturer's specifications, and blueprints. The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will also perform tasks related to preventative maintenance, mechanical machine repairs, inspection, and the testing of equipment and specific projects. This person should perform all jobs safely, efficiently, and accurately to maintain and improve the performance of the entire plant in the areas of Safety, Quality, and Reliability.


  • Install, maintain, and repair machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in the facility.
  • Reports any unsafe condition or act immediately to supervision or EHS team member.
  • Responsible for housekeeping and 5S in his or her respective area of work or areas as directed by the departmental supervisor.
  • Completes preventative maintenance sheets issued by scheduler/planner, maintenance lead mechanic, supervisor, or maintenance manager.
  • Inspects plant equipment for proper working condition and safe operation.
  • Uses CMMS Maintenance System to document work orders.
  • Create, revise, and improve parts kits working with salary planner/scheduler to build part kits into CMMS.
  • Records all parts needed and used for repairs to be performed.
  • Reduce unplanned stoppages through effective Root Cause Analysis.
  • Keeps accurate record of downtime of plant equipment and issues work requests for issues needing attention when equipment is down.
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals blueprints and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Must be able to read blueprints and use measuring instruments.
  • Complies with all OSHA safety and health regulations.


  • You can balance commercial considerations without compromising on quality, evaluating the data to inform decision-making and continuous improvement.
  • You build networks and trust, good working relationships and apply your influence to shaping change.
  • You want to know everything about everything.
  • You love to explore new ideas and drive continuous improvement, not only to do your best work but to develop your capabilities and acquire new skills.
  • You see challenge as opportunity.
  • Maximizing efficiencies and hitting KPIs are just the beginning: your real passion is delivering products that change and enhance lives. The rest is a bonus.

We employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and to learn more.

Minimum Qualification


  • 5 plus years’ experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanics, and basic electrical repair.
  • Associate degree in maintenance technology and/ or technical trade certificate a plus.
  • May be required to work weekends/shutdowns based on set up needs on these machines.
  • Must be able to operate a computer and a tablet (iOS and android).
  • Experience in Microsoft Office is a plus.
  • Certified Maintenance & Reliability Technician (CMRT) certification (preferred).
  • Ability to read and interpret documents & drawings and write detailed repair reports.
  • Experience training others in predictive maintenance equipment (preferred).


  • The physical demands described here are representative, but not limited to, of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to hear (Evidence of corrected hearing meeting a standard pure tone audiometry with results of an average of 25 dBHL or lower between frequencies of 20 Hz to 4 Hz).
  • This position is very active and requires frequent (4 to 12 hours) standing, walking (on concrete surfaces), bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, squatting, crawling, twisting, climbing, performing repetitive movements, and performing work from ground level to overhead, (Or otherwise awkward positions necessary to fix equipment).
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move items over 50 pounds for extended periods of time.
  • Lifting shoulder high up to 35 lbs. repetitively.
  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders, bend to 90 degrees repeatedly.
  • Ability to work in unusual or extreme elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.
  • Ability to work safely from a ladder.
  • Ability to operate a scissor lift, boom, and bucket lift and work at heights of up to 30 feet.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Work will require very fine dexterity, tactile sensitivity, and extreme muscular control of the hands.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'