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Industrial Maintenance Technician-Entry Level

Worthen Industries
Richmond, VA
  • Expired: February 21, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

Fulfilling. Innovative. Collaborative.

These are some of the words employees used to describe their careers at Worthen. Worthen Industries is a true family owned and operated solutions focused manufacturer. Our people share the passion to solve problems and work as a team.

We believe that collaboration is the way to accomplish goals. Are you ready to be part of the US Manufacturing industry and to learn and make a difference? We are looking for a Maintenance Technician to undertake the responsibility to preserve the safe conditions and functionality of the premises.You will be responsible for performing work involving diversified duties. Including things such as repairing mechanical equipment, troubleshooting, processing Work Orders on the MicroMain database, etc. The ideal candidate is proactive in looking for preventative repairs, an excellent problem solver, and is detail-oriented.

This is a temp to perm position. Requirements Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on production machines to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the facility. Diagnose mechanical problems and trouble shoot malfunctions to determine how to correct them by following diagrams, operations manuals, manufacturer’s instructions, repair manuals and engineering specifications. Locates sources of problems by observing production machines in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments. Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools and determines changes in requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments. Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance. Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment. Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt. Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks. Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating to the Department Supervisor improper operations, faulty equipment, defective materials, irregularities, and continuing needs. Maintains a safe clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Preferred Qualifications Computer literate and open to a digital work order management system. Have knowledge and awareness of OSHA and state safety regulations and policies. Ability to properly handle solvents and chemicals following SDS/MSDS sheets. Knowledge of lockout tag out procedures for all types of equipment. Adjust functional parts, control instruments, using hand tools, levels, or straightedges. Welding and fabricating experience or certifications. Pipe fitting experience. Benefits We believe that employees are supporting us, should be supported with their goals.

We are the best in what we do; because we believe in our people, and value their families. With bonus based health insurance plan, a wellness coach on staff, and a focus on personal growth and personal lifestyle, we truly support you as an employee. Our benefits package include a health insurance, 401k, profit sharing and other voluntary benefits. Are you ready to experience what it means to work for a global family owned and operated manufacturing organization?

Then apply today!

Worthen Industries


Richmond, VA