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GAF Maintenance Technician in Statesboro, Georgia

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Job Description:

GAF, America’s largest roofing manufacturer, has an opening for an experienced Maintenance Technician at our Statesboro ISO Plant. The Maintenance Technician provides general maintenance support and performs PM’s of equipment on the Production Line.

This includes troubleshooting, working from blueprints and schematics as related to machine drives and conveying systems in a high production line environment. Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts, nights, weekends and a rotating schedule.

Required Skills:

  • The candidate must have a high school diploma or GED.

  • A minimum of 3 years industrial or manufacturing maintenance experience required.

  • The candidate must be able to read instructions, blue prints and manuals, and use any meters, hand tools and shop equipment to perform the required job tasks.

  • Perform millwright work such as aligning a pump and motor, install sheaves, belts, align equipment, check for proper alignment and belt tension.

  • Troubleshoot, repair/replace power transmission, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.

  • Perform all phases of welding including MIG, and Rod. Work on pipe systems, which would involve repairing, modifying, and installing systems.

  • Familiar with PLC systems including ability to troubleshoot process control ladder logic.

  • Familiar with trouble shooting variable frequency drives (VFDs). Perform preventive and predictive maintenance assignments.

  • Work with other member of the maintenance department on mechanical and electrical projects, work orders and line calls.

  • Must have a good safety and attendance record, and be willing to work overtime and weekends when necessary.

Preferred Skills:

  • In addition to the required skills above, the successful candidate will likely have 5 years of industrial maintenance experience in troubleshooting and repair of mechanical power trains, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, welding and assembly of parts and materials.

  • The successful candidate should have a working knowledge of 480v systems and their respective controls, ability to use and read multimeter.

  • Experience with Allen Bradley ControlLogix Controllers / RSLogix 5000 Software a definite plus.

  • He or she should have the ability to operate a manual mill and lathe.

We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).

With 130+ years in the industry, GAF is the leading roofing manufacturer in North America. As a member of the Standard Industries family of companies, we are also part of the largest roofing and waterproofing business in the world.

Our communities help give our work meaning and the products we manufacture help protect what matters most. The shingles help to shelter the families living in the homes in our towns. The TPO helps protect what is under that hospital’s roof. In addition to quality products, we make sure they are installed by quality craftsmen and women. The full GAF portfolio of solutions is supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors.

GAF continues to be the leader in quality and offers comprehensive warranty protection on its products and systems. Our success is driven by a commitment to empowering our people to deliver advanced quality and purposeful innovation and the desire to protect what matters most. ​