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Facilities Maintenance Technician


POSITION:  Facilities Maintenance Technician – 3rd Shift           

LABOR GRADE:  Facilities Maintenance                            

DEPARTMENT: Facilities Maintenance                                       POSTING #:  EXT TRADES 18-01

POSTING START DATE:  02/14/2018                                        POSTING END DATE:  04/14/2018

JOB PURPOSE:  Responsible for performing general maintenance duties throughout the production facility.  Performs routine preventive maintenance and ensures that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.


Performs PM maintenance and repair activities on facility related equipment including, but not limited to:

  • Building structure
  • Electrical & Plumbing systems
  • Air compressors & support equipment
  • HVAC systems
  • Fire & Security systems
  • Dock systems
  • Waste handling & Housekeeping equipment
  • Company vehicles, Man lifts & Maintenance equipment
  • Performs electrical & plumbing utility installations for both facility and production related equipment
  • Performs carpentry, masonry and drywall repairs & installations.
  • Works with IT Dept. installing cabling for telephone and computer networking systems
  • Operates forklifts, man lifts and various power & hand tools related to the job function. Ability to work at heights above 30ft
  • Works in both indoor and outdoor environments with exposure to all weather conditions
  • Follows IATF and ISO 14000 policies and procedures.
  • In the event of a fire or other emergency, serves as designated person to respond to the situation.
  • Performs special projects as assigned by the Facilities Maintenance Leader.
  • Serves on facility hazmat team and must be able to safely don a respirator and protective suit.
  • Other job duties as may be assigned.


Knowledge – Requires good written and verbal communication. Must have a working knowledge of three-phase electrical, electronic & mechanical systems. Able to design & layout utility installations for practical application. Requires a high school diploma or G.E.D. with 3 to 5 years minimum in industrial maintenance and infrastructure equipment maintenance.  Must have basic computer literacy skills.  Any field concentration certifications such as welding, electrical & plumbing are considered a plus.  Must be certified to drive a man lift & forklift. 

Mental – Requires a relatively high degree of concentration and attention to detail to inspect maintenance tasks and repair them properly.  Requires ability to read schematic diagrams and blueprints while troubleshooting maintenance tasks. 

Physical – Requires walking and standing a majority of the time, lifting weights up to 50 lbs. frequently, stooping and bending. 

Environmental – Requires capability of performing essential job functions in both indoor and outdoor environments with exposure to all weather conditions.  Requires working at heights above 30 ft. and the handling of hazardous materials, wearing required personal safety equipment. 

Manual Dexterity – Requires using hands, arms and/or feet for operating forklift, power tools, hand tools and office equipment. 

Audio/Visual – Requires the ability to verbally communicate with all departments to identify and correct maintenance requests.  Requires the ability to read written instructions, diagrams and other documentation and operate office equipment such as computers and facsimile machines.  Requires the ability to differentiate color-coded wires and paint colors. 


Akebono Brake – Clarksville Plant is a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace. The use, possession, purchase, sale or manufacture of alcohol, illegal drugs, or non-prescribed drugs or being under the influence of alcohol, illegal drugs, or non-prescribed drugs while on Company property, while operating Company vehicles, or while engaging in Company business is strictly prohibited. All Associates of Akebono Brake – Clarksville Plant will be subject to testing (Post Offer/ Pre-Employment; Post-incident; Reasonable Suspicion; Random)

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