Maintenance Mechanic/Technician

ResourceTek provides technical personnel services to industial and government clients in all areas of Engineering, Information Technology, and a broad range of other Technical disciplines.  As a leader in technical support services, ResourceTek is currently seeking Maintenance Mechanic/Technicians with chemical/process manufacturing experience. Selected candidate will join our client's team on a contract-to-hire basis at their production plants located in Dalton, GA. Selected candidates will be responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting a wide range of chemical processinf equipment in the client's production facilities.

Maintenance Mechanic Technician Job Duties Include:

Ensure Safety, Environmental and Quality requirements are followed and a priority

Ensure good housekeeping practices are carried out in job areas and grounds

Inspect and examine chemical production equipment to detect and find irregularities and malfunctions

Troubleshoot, perform preventative maintenance, and repair complex mechanical equipment

Install and/or modify mechanical equipment following proper codes, manuals, schematic diagrams, and other specifications

Assist operational personnel as needed for operational tasks that are needed to successfully support production

Ensure proficiency by using precision measuring devices ( gages, dial indicators, calipers, torque wrenches…)

Work collectively with the production teams and other contractors

Assist maintenance teams in need, in other departments across all production plants when circumstances arise

Work directly with all electrical and operations personnel in a fast paced environment to help develop a safety focused and productive team

Support maintenance teammates to help maintain a positive and efficient work environment focused on safety and reliability

Required Education and Experience:

Ability to use mechanical ingenuity and make decisions in a fast paced production environment in a safe and efficient manner

Adaptability to accept changes in job duties and eagerness to learn and apply new knowledge

Reliable team player with good communication skills

Highly motivated, self-directed, and willing to put in extra hours when needed

Demonstrated proficiency using precision measuring instruments

Working knowledge of industrial hydraulics, pumps, gages, valves and how to rebuild/replace equipment

Experience in reading mechanical blueprints, as well as hydraulic and pneumatic schematics

Ability to weld (stick, mig and tig -preferred) is a plus

Knowledgeable and efficient in the use of the proper rigging equipment, includes critical lifts.

Basic computer skills required; use of Microsoft Office is a plus

Efficient in the Metric Measuring System is a plus

Minimum 2 years of work experience as an industrial mechanic

Shift and Work Environment:

Typical work hours are four 12 hour shifts, the plants operate 24/5 which results in working some weekends/holidays on an on-call basis

Environment is typical for a chemica production plant with extreme temperatures, high noise levels, and dusty/greasy areas. Physically demanding work will be required in the production environment.

ResourceTek offers industry leading compensation and benefits.


ResourceTek - An Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace.