Maintenance Technician

Date Posted: October 16, 2023
Kings Mountain, NC
Category: Maintenance
Job Type: Full-Time


Company Description

CORMETECH, Inc. is a world leader in manufacturing of high-quality environmental catalysts, providing catalyst regeneration and engineering services for the power, marine, industrial-process, refinery, and petrochemical markets. The company has leveraged more than 30 years of field experience and ceramic extrusion technology to create innovative catalyst products and services that meet our customer's needs in the United States and abroad.

Job Description

Maintenance Technician
Kings Mountain, NC

We are currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Technician to join our dynamic Maintenance Team. At CORMETECH our Maintenance Technicians are passionate about maintaining our production and processing equipment to minimize equipment downtime so that we can meet our business and client’s needs in a timely manner. Your primary role will be to perform highly diversified duties including but not limited to installing, troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive maintenance systems and processes.

Who We Are:
At the heart of clean air, Cormetech is the global leader in the design, manufacture, and full lifecycle management of technologies that clean the air pollutants and carbon dioxide linked to climate change.

The company’s reputation is built on three decades of developing and delivering market-leading selective catalytic reduction (SCR) catalysts and CO2 adsorbers, the building blocks of emissions control and CO2 capture systems.

If you are looking to make a difference in the world you have found the right place. Join us as we continue to fight climate change.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Perform general preventative maintenance procedures for the plant operation while following plant rules and sound safety practices.
  • Perform daily maintenance activities such as painting, repairing, industrial cleaning and operating driver sweeper machines.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment.
  • Diagnose problems, replace, or repair parts, test and adjust.
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair .
  • Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
  • Using a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties.


What You Will Bring: 

  • Ability to perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines and plant facilities.
  • Familiar with centrifugal pumps, air diaphragm pumps, and automated valves.
  • Must be able to read and understand P&ID diagrams, machine drawings, and electrical diagrams as needed in addition to interpreting equipment manuals.
  • Forklift experience and training.
  • Analyze, diagnose, and troubleshoot PLC issues.
  • Experience with overhead cranes, air compressor, boilers, and their operation is a plus.
  • Welding experience helpful
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Independent judgement and analytical skills
  • Dependable/Timely with reliable transportation and driver’s license
  • Two-year technical degree or accredited apprenticeship program or the equivalent in a technical field. High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • 3-5 years’ experience – in an industrial plant setting.

The Working Conditions:

  • This job operates in a plant environment of four facilities.
  • Temperature can be hot in the summer and cold in the winter.
  • The noise level is high and requires attentiveness.
  • Dusty environment though routinely air checked.

The Physical Requirements:

  • This position is very active and requires standing, walking bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, and possibly climbing.
  • The employee must be able to lift 40 pounds.

Work Schedule:

C Shift Monday – Thursday (6:00 p.m. – 4:30 a.m.)

As a team member at CORMETECH you’ll enjoy:

Benefits are provided on the first day of hire. These benefits include medical, dental, and vision. CORMETECH also provides several company paid benefits, such as basic life insurance, short-term disability, and long-term disability.

We offer a generous PTO package, a company match on our 401(k), and a quarterly bonus plan.


Cormetech is located in Charlotte, North Carolina, Durham North Carolina, Kings Mountain North Carolina, and Cleveland Tennessee. This position will be based out of our Kings Mountain, North Carolina location.  This position will be in-person.

Equal Opportunity:

Cormetech, an Equal Opportunity Employer. The success of Cormetech depends upon attracting, retaining, developing, and promoting the most qualified people regardless of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran’s status.

The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.


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