Maintenance Technician

Date Posted: May 25, 2022
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


$500 Signing Bonus

About the Company:


CORMETECH, Inc. was founded in 1989, and provides environmental engineering solutions and services to the North American and world’s power, marine, industrial-process, refinery, and petrochemical markets. It is servicing the growth needs of the U.S. power generating fleet to comply with increasingly stringent environmental regulations in a cost-effective way.

CORMETECH has fully dedicated, state-of-the art manufacturing facilities, research and development centers and testing laboratories in Charlotte (NC), Cleveland (TN), Durham (NC), and Kings Mountain (NC).

All full-time employees are eligible for benefits on day one of employment!


The maintenance technician position is responsible for performing plant equipment maintenance, troubleshooting equipment, repairs including preventive maintenance and emergency calls, modification and upgrades to existing plant equipment. Maintenance is performed according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems, and processes to support the achievement of the site’s business goals and objectives.

Essential Duties:

  • This position requires one to perform general and preventive maintenance for pumps, valves, PLC Controls, automation components, while following plant rules and sound safety practices.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs to production equipment during regular work schedule and be available during afterhours and or weekends to make recommendations/repairs.
  • Diagnose problems, replace and or repair equipment as required to maintain production.

Additional Duties:

  • Assist engineering staff with install, startup, and implementation of new equipment and equipment upgrades
  • 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.

EEO Statement

Cormetech, Inc. is 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.