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Maintenance Mechanic

Company: DuPont de Nemours Inc.
Location: Hopewell
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

DuPont's DTF is currently seeking qualified Maintenance Mechanic to join our team in Hopewell, Virginia! DuPont offers an excellent benefits package that includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more! The Hopewell DTF facility is a multiline polymer and film making operation producing about 90MM pounds of Mylar and Melinex products used in multiple packaging, industrial and specialty applications. The site is located about 30 miles southeast of Richmond, Virginia, employing about 500 employees and contractors. The Maintenance Mechanic Technician will maintain and repair all types of industrial equipment efficiently, professionally and in the safest means possible. The successful candidate will have experience in trades such as rigging, welding, milling machine, lathe, pipe fitting, and maintenance shop equipment operation to successfully complete assigned tasks and troubleshoot equipment issues. The Maintenance Mechanic will perform inspections and overhauls on production and process equipment. This includes gearboxes, pumps, air and hydraulic cylinders, process rolls, utilities equipment such as air compressors, steam boilers, water chillers, convey systems, and packing equipment. This position will be responsible for but not limited to: * Operating shop equipment including a lathe, milling machine, drill press, pipe threader, band saw, sheet metal shear, handbrake and rollers. * Performing basic welding repairs using Tig, stick, MiG (not code). * Operating powered industrial vehicles, i.e. fork trucks, man lifts, scissor lifts, etc. * Installing, replacing, and repairing pipe using screw fittings. * Performing coupling, process roll and machine alignment using dial indicators and laser alignment technology. * Assist with planning and scheduling of work during plant shutdowns. * Repair and polish Chrome process roll surfaces using hand tools and dalic (electric plating) equipment as needed. * Perform preventive maintenance inspections and overhauls on production and process equipment. Please provide a current resume with your application to be in consideration for this position. To be qualified for this role, the following is required: * High School diploma or GED equivalent * Completion of a 4-year Apprenticeship program or similar training program in Industrial mechanic trades such as millwright, pipefitter, welder, boilermaker, machinist * In lieu of a 4-year apprenticeship program, one of the following will be considered: * 2-year degree in a mechanical maintenance program w/5 years hands-on industrial mechanical experience * minimum of 10 years hands-on experience in the industrial maintenance field * minimum of 4 years military experience performing in a multi-craft mechanical maintenance role and 3 years industrial mechanic experience * Experience maintaining and repairing industrial machinery using various hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments * Ability to operate computers daily and learn new computer software systems to input data into the Maintenance Management System * Willing and able to work a rotating shift schedule including overtime, holidays, and weekends * Willing and able to wear required PPE (personal protective equipment) such as steel toes, hardhat, Nomex, protective eyewear, face shields, arc protective clothing, and SCBA (self-contained breathing apparatus) * Willing and able to obtain a powered industrial truck certification, i.e. fork truck and possess a valid and current driver's license * Willing and able to do the following: lift 10 lbs. frequently, 25 lbs. regularly and 55 lbs. occasionally; work outdoors at varying heights, in tight and confining spaces; climb stairs and ladders The following skill sets are preferred by the site: * 10 years of industrial maintenance repair experience * Experience performing a job safety analysis and equipment lockout safety procedures * Journeyman Pipefitter Certification and or Millwright Certification * Experience with SAP or equivalent Manufacturing Operations software * Experienced with operating a fork-lift * Welding Experience A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States; No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position. DuPont is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit our Accessibility Page for Contact Information. For US Applicants: See the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster at: For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here.

Keywords: DuPont de Nemours Inc., Richmond , Maintenance Mechanic, Professions , Hopewell, Virginia

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