Maintenance Industrial Utilities Technician

Date Posted: November 1, 2020
Nippon Electric Glass
Shelby, NC
Category: Maintenance
Job Type: Full-Time

Nippon Electric Glass

Company Description

Nippon Electric Glass (NEG) is a worldwide leader in specialty glass products with manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and the U.S. The company began in 1949 producing vacuum glass tubing for radios, and has now expanded to include glass products for the automotive and transportation, information technology and semi-conductors, medical care, lighting, displays, energy, social infrastructure and home appliances. The Shelby NC, Lexington NC and Chester SC facilities, which make-up Electric Glass Fibers America, a subsidiary of NEG, manufacture glass fiber products for a variety of applications employing over 900 people in the U.S.

Job Description

NEG-Shelby is currently interviewing for a Maintenance Industrial Utilities Technician to work in its manufacturing facility in Shelby, NC. This facility manufactures fiber glass products for various applications including wind energy, construction materials, & automotive applications.  This is a high paced production environment which incorporates a continuous flow process (glass).  

Job Requirements:

2 yr. Associates Degree in Industrial HVAC / Refrigeration or equivalent certification training.
2 years Min. Industrial / Manufacturing experience preferred.

Industrial Mechanical experience preferred

Basic knowledge of AC/DC motor controls preferred.


Responsible for troubleshooting and diagnosing malfunctions in all Industrial utility components and equipment and repairing or replacing defective parts; installs equipment requiring highly technical skills

Job Duties:

  • Responds to work orders related to Utilities malfunctions/breakdowns/troubleshooting.
  • Performs equipment installation and preventive maintenance on complex equipment.
  • Performs diagnostic troubleshooting using wiring diagrams and schematic drawings.
  • Replaces or repairs worn or defective parts.
  • Troubleshoot / Service using working knowledge of the following:
    • Industrial Chillers
    • Commercial Industrial HVAC / Refrigeration / Air Wash systems
    • Boilers / Steam systems
    • Industrial Compressed air systems
    • Fire Protection system
    • Natural Gas systems
  • Assists technicians in other crafts in troubleshooting and problem solving.
  • Directs the work of craft trainees.
  • Always Follows job safety analysis.
  • Reports any unsafe conditions to supervision.
  • Performs each job duty correctly every time.
  • Performs other duties as directed by supervision.

How to Apply

Submit resume to [email protected]