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Open Position: Maintenance Technician

Apr 26, 2018


Advanced Technical Ceramics Company specializes in strong, durable, and precise ceramics for challenging environments and is AS9100D certified. AdTech is currently accepting resumes from qualified candidates to fill the position of Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician. This position is responsible for safe, accurate repairs and preventative maintenance of all equipment and facilities at the Chattanooga, TN location. This position performs the following duties:


Responsible for plant maintenance and the safe and efficient repair of electronic equipment in accordance with all existing codes and regulations.

Responsible for the maintenance and repair of systems controls, both electrical and electronic, and for any necessary building modifications.

Provides multi-dimensional expertise in the maintenance, trouble shooting, calibration, adjustment and repair of a wide variety of complex, interrelated process machinery and equipment.

Responsible for HVAC work and related preventative maintenance of calibrations, pumps, motors and controls.

Responsible for preparing requisitions for needed parts for supervisor’s approval.

Responsible for contacting equipment manufacturer regarding parts needed to properly repair equipment.

Responsible for scheduling maintenance repairs, preventative maintenance, and other repair work to the facility or equipment as necessary.

Assists engineering department with trouble shooting and testing of all appropriate equipment and controls to verify that operation is within manufacturer’s specifications.


High school diploma or GED, plus a two-year degree in electronics or a related technical field.

Possess a 2 year work history in a minimum of two of the following crafts: 1) electrical, 2) welding, 3) machining, 4) mechanics 5) air conditioning & refrigeration, and 6) general building maintenance (sheet metal, plumbing, carpentry).

Must be able to pass an in-house written assessment of starting skills.

Ability to read and interpret schematics, blue prints and pneumatic drawings.

Vision corrected to 20/20 (contacts not allowed in plant).

Prefer a Journeyman Electrician’s Card.

Possess a valid Driver’s License.

Possess ability and willingness to acquire Fork Lift certification.

Possess ability and willingness to acquire Universal Refrigerant Certification Card.

Demonstrate a desire and capability to acquire added skills in multiple crafts such as mechanics, AC and refrigerants, electrical, welding, machining and general building maintenance.

Possess broad working knowledge of machinery/special tools to perform job functions with strong mechanical aptitude.

Possess a positive attitude and good interpersonal communication skills.

Capable of working unsupervised and being a self-starter.

Ability and willingness to train and work around hazardous materials and environments.

Ability and willingness to train others as required.

Computer literate with good data entry skills.


Moderate to heavy lifting (occasionally)

Sitting (10%)

Standing/walking (90% of the time)

Bending/stooping (occasionally)

Reaching above the shoulders (occasionally)

Pushing/pulling (frequently)

Squatting/crouching (frequently)

Kneeling (occasionally)

Climbing (occasionally)

Crawling (occasionally)

Repetitive hand motion (constant)

Fine finger manipulation

Foot-operated controls


Works around machinery with moving parts

Exposure to chemicals

Exposure to extreme heat and cold

Exposure to noise

Exposure to heights

Works in small congested areas

AdTech offers an excellent benefit package and competitive salary. Benefits offered include: paid vacation, personal paid time off, paid holidays, medical, dental, life, vision, Cancer Care, LTD, STD, Accident Insurance, and Critical Illness plans.

Please send resume and salary history with cover letter through Indeed or apply in person at Human Resources, 511 Manufacturers Road, Chattanooga, TN 37405.

Chosen candidates will be required to complete Multi-skill tests (Mechanical, Electrical, and General Facilities). Offer of employment and Pay scale are based on those scores.

Due to the nature of our customer base, employees must be a US citizen. AdTech is a Certified Drug-Free Workplace in the State of Tennessee. If offered the position, employees must submit to a drug screen, background check and DMV check.