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Maintenance Mechanic- (1st, 2nd, & 3rd Shift Available)

FMI Allentown, PA

  • Expired: August 06, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

FMI is a rapidly growing manufacturer of OTC, personal care, home care, and fragrance products located adjacent to the LVI airport. Our growth has been unprecedented, and we have an immediate need to find true people and process leaders.

FMI's purpose is to "Inspire Full Potential." Ingrained in our DNA are strong Core Values which define who we are as a company and what we are unwaveringly looking for in employees.

  • We are the customer's eyes.
  • We are respectful, encouraging, and helpful.
  • We are relentless and thoughtful to find the solution.
  • We always do right- even when it's hard.
  • We own it!
  • We are "ALL IN".
As a reflection of our current growth, we have several openings on our team for experienced maintenance mechanics across 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts.

Candidates should have at least 3 years of Industrial Maintenance experience with specific responsibilities for maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing, and optimizing production and packaging equipment. Familiarity and/or experience with the following equipment is preferred:

  • Overflow, positive displacement, and piston fillers;
  • Automatic and semi-automatic bottle fillers;
  • Automatic tube fillers;
  • Automatic capping and torquing machines;
  • Steam-jacketed mixing kettles;
  • Hitachi inkjet printers;
  • Cylindrical wrap and two-side bottle labelers;
  • Keyence vision systems;
  • Cartoners; and other specialized equipment
  • PLC experience
  • Some experience with electrical, pneumatics, plumbing, pipefitting, compressors, steam, and chillers.

Mechanics report to Operations or Maintenance Manager and work with their teams to ensure optimal line productivity, understand Process Capability of lines and equipment; be part of Focused Improvement Team efforts as part of FMI Continuous Improvement Culture.

Some weekend and overtime work will be required. Mechanics will drive preventative and predictive maintenance; troubleshooting and resolving equipment problems; assist in the control of downtime by informing production personnel of maintenance; fabricate repair parts; maintain equipment, parts, and supplies, placing and expediting orders and verifying receipt; provide mechanical maintenance information by effectively collecting, analyzing, summarizing information, and answering questions and requests; and maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with all procedures, rules, and PPE

Core Competencies
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Organized and detail oriented.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
  • Sense of ownership and urgency.
  • Adaptive and flexible with changing priorities.
  • Able to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Work well individually and collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Positive, "Can Do" attitude.
  • High initiative and desire to succeed.
  • Thoughtful and respectful communication skills.
  • Strong, active-listening skills.
  • PLC knowledge is a plus.
Work environment/Physical demands
This is a service and support role, and critical to FMI daily and long-term operations. It will sometimes require weekend support, frequent climbing of stairs and platforms, and physical demands of repairing and rebuilding equipment.

Work authorization/security clearance requirements
H1-B sponsorship is not available for this position.

Affirmative Action/EEO statement FMI is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. You may view our Equal Employment Opportunity notice upon request. FMI is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at



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