ClarkDietrich Maintenance Technician in McDonough, Georgia

Do you have a strong work ethic and the desire to join an organization that invests in its people through cross-training and development? ClarkDietrich fosters a work-life balance and offers competitive compensation and benefits. Join the ClarkDietrich team by applying to the 2nd Shift Maintenance Technician position at our McDonough, GA location.


The overall role of a Technician is to maintain the entire plants electrical systems and install new electrical systems without supervision in order to improve the safety, productivity, and quality of the facility.


  • Has a solid understanding of all the Mechanical, Pneumatic, and Hydraulic Systems of the equipment that comprises its operation.
  • Reads, edits, and creates PLC Ladder Logic as it relates to the operation & modification of our production equipment.
  • Follows all the safety procedures per the Company Regulations and also the State and Federal Regulations (NFPA70E, OSHA, etc.).
  • Maintains the entire plants electrical systems and installs new electrical systems without supervision.
  • Implements, Upgrades, Troubleshoots, Repairs, Maintains, and Installs the control systems to help improve the safety, productivity, and
  • Performs quality checks, to include: of the facility.
  • Performs preventative maintenance and routine inspections of all control systems.
  • Responsible for maintaining the backup documentation for the settings on all pieces of equipment within the facility.
  • Participates in the creation and implementation of training programs for other maintenance employees or operators when changes or new control systems are implemented.
  • Works with vendors and consultants to troubleshoot and repair electrical and control related issues.
  • Assists in keeping inventory levels stable.
  • Gathers information for new and/or existing equipment.
  • Communicates with operators to assist with solutions or repair of electrical problems.


  • Problem solver and Team oriented.
  • Able to work with people, strong work ethic, must be capable of multi-tasking in a fast paced environment, strong communication skills, must be able to read and write and be able to stay focused.


  • At least 5 years of experience in an environment with high tech machines.
  • Prior manufacturing, maintenance, electrical and mechanical experience preferred.
  • High school/GED or Trade school in machines


  • Lifting-Up to 50 pounds
  • Standing-8 or more hours per day
  • Walking-Off and on, 4-6 hours per day
  • Body Positions-Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Grasping-Both hands, up to 8 hours per day
  • Sitting-None
  • Pushing Effort-Occasionally
  • Pulling-Occasionally
  • Climbing-Occasionally
  • Climb up and down stairs-Occasionally
  • Kneeling- Occasionally
  • Stooping- Occasionally
  • Bending-Occasionally
  • Bending-Occasionally


  • Basic mathematical skills, addition, subtraction, multiplication and converting fractions into decimals. Must be able to use and read a tape measure, caliper, and micrometer, dial bore gauge, and various other precision measurement equipment.


  • Manufacturing facility - exposed to heat and cold
  • Personal Protective Equipment required at all times
  • Controlled Noise exposure
  • Activity level is high - continuous movement


  • Tiered wage system, where promotions are based on ability
  • Full benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts and Life Insurance)
  • Monthly Bonus
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Vacation
  • Perfect Attendance Award
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Certification Reimbursement Program
  • Community Service Day

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