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Mechanic First Class

Company: Owens Corning
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: November 18, 2023

Job Description:

Mechanic First Class


Minneapolis, MN, US, 55430





Work Arrangement:

On Site

Requisition ID:



Owens Corning, global in scope - human in scale. We're an international company, with solid roots in Minneapolis, and we have opportunities for a few dynamic people to join our local team. Our Minneapolis team focuses on shingle roofing.

What we offer:

Competitive compensation, quarterly bonus plan, and a substantial benefits package including insurance (medical/dental/vision/life/disability/supplemental offerings), 401k (company contribution regardless of employee participation - plus match), generous paid time off (vacation and standard holidays), Employee Assistance Services, Stock Purchase Program - and more.

What your 12 hour shift in this role might involve at OC-Minneapolis:

The purpose of the Maintenance Technician I is to make necessary decisions that support the continuous operation of the Minneapolis facility. This position is responsible for carrying out multi-craft industrial maintenance tasks, addressing production line maintenance concerns, and driving success in TPM through active participation in pillar activities.

Here is a brief outline of this role...

  • Performs skilled abilities in examining production machines and equipment to diagnose electrical and mechanical problems to ensure equipment is electrically, mechanically sound and functions to company specifications.

  • Assist in coordination of installation activities of new equipment with Engineering, Production and Maintenance personnel.

  • Maintains, installs, operates, sets up, and tests all types of plant equipment.

  • Perform preventive maintenance inspections, tasks and repairs for production equipment and facility(s) structure(s).

  • Demonstrated quality and craftmanship and holds others accountable to this standard.

  • Uses schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions or defined plans to perform testing and troubleshooting on electronic or mechanical components, equipment or systems.

  • Can and is willing to make decisions

    What makes a successful OC-Minneapolis team member:

    Must haves include...

    • High school diploma or GED and be at least 18 years old

    • Minimum of 3-year experience in a Maintenance team. Preferably as a 1st Class Mechanic or Multi-Trade Technician

    • Demonstrated quality and craftmanship and holds others accountable to this standard

    • Desire to work independently or in a team atmosphere with minimal direct supervision

    • Ability to work designated 12 hour shift on a two week schedule

      Would be terrific if you also had...

      • Experience in manufacturing

      • Demonstrated mechanical, electrical and controls aptitude. Strong troubleshooting skills in all areas

      • Solid foundation in Reliable Work Practices and SAP interface

      • Shift flexibility

        There are some essential physical requirements specific to our work environment, including being able to:

        • Stand for 10 - 12 hours straight

        • Climb and descend stairs/ladder as needed for the role

        • Do repetitive movements (hand, arm, leg; bending and twisting at the waist; bending at the knee; squatting; lift, push and pull 40-pounds)

        • Withstand exposure to temperature extremes; sounds or noise levels that may be uncomfortable

        • Handle, control and feel raw materials and finished goods

        • Able to execute repetitive movements

          Our people and products make the world a better place. Help us accomplish great things in Minneapolis!
          About Owens Corning

          Owens Corning is a global building and construction materials leader committed to building a sustainable future through material innovation. Our three integrated businesses - Composites, Insulation, and Roofing - provide durable, sustainable, energy-efficient solutions that leverage our unique material science, manufacturing, and market knowledge to help our customers win and grow. We are global in scope, human in scale with approximately 19,000 employees in 31 countries dedicated to generating value for our customers and shareholders, and making a difference in the communities where we work and live. Founded in 1938 and based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, Owens Corning posted 2022 sales of $9.8 billion. For more information, visitwww.owenscorning.com.

          Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.

          Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Keywords: Owens Corning, Minneapolis , Mechanic First Class, Engineering , Minneapolis, Minnesota

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