Maintenance Technician

Date: Jul 22, 2022

Location: Columbus, NC, United States, 28722

Company: TimkenSteel

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TimkenSteel manufactures some of the cleanest alloy steels in the world to advance critical products in the world’s most demanding applications and supply chains. At our Tryon Peak plant in Columbus, NC, we use our technical knowledge, application expertise, and production and engineering capabilities to consistently deliver high-performance products and services.


This position will install, maintain, and repair machinery, equipment, physical structures, piping and electrical systems for the Tryon Peak plant in Columbus, NC. 




This position is responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Identifies the root cause of machine breakdowns.
  • Dismantles defective machine(s) and equipment and installs new or repaired parts.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance, major and minor repairs, and troubleshooting and resolution of breakdown or out of control situations.
  • Installs and repairs electrical equipment, such as transformers and wiring and electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
  • Assembles, installs and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
  • Repairs and maintains physical structure of plant.
  • Sets up and operates machine tools (lathes, grinders, mills, drill presses, etc.) to repair and/or fabricate parts, jigs, fixtures and tools.
  • Operates powered industrial equipment.
  • When properly trained, will occasionally run production equipment to support production.


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma with 5 years' experience in electrical, technical, mechanical maintenance.


Preferred Requirements:

  • Associate Degree with 2 to 4 years' experience in electrical, technical, mechanical maintenance.


Physical Requirements:

  • Activities such as walking, stooping, climbing, kneeling, bending.
  • Significant time on production floor and significant time on feet and walking.
  • Significant uses of hands; sometimes in confined spaces.
  • Occasional lifting; typically, less than 50 lbs.
  • Hearing of conversational level.
  • Must be able to be qualified to operate powered industrial equipment.
  • Color vision.



Relocation is not offered for this position.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.  #CB