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Multi Craft Mechanic/Electrical Specialist

Date: May 3, 2021

Location: Rome, US

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.



Bekaert – Rome GA, is a Safety First culture with immediate openings for Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician.  We are currently seeking 5 (5) safety, and continuous improvement minded individuals to join our Maintenance team. Interested candidates must thrive in a fast-paced work environment, possess a strong, can-do attitude and enjoy working in teams where employees are challenged to solve problems in a continuously improving manufacturing environment.


Competitive pay and benefits along with shift schedules that offer a greater work/life balance, comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, life, disability, vacation, holiday pay, 401(k) w/ match based on a vesting schedule and other perks are just a few of our attractive strengths.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Work in safe manner and proactively addresses safety issues

Repairs, modifications, installations, testing, and calibration of assemblies and PLS systems on the Manufacturing floor.

Installs, inspects, troubleshooting and improving the efficiency of production machines

Discuss malfunction and machine operation variations with operators, supervisors and/or other maintenance team members to diagnose problem and repair machine.

Participates in electrical, electronic and instrumentation trouble-shooting

Dismantle defective machines and equipment, examine defective parts to detect imperfections, and install new or repaired parts.

Trouble shoot and repair bearings/seals, hydraulics, pneumatics, and clutches

Performs preventative maintenance and calibration using applicable SOP and work instructions


Education And Experience Requirements
Education and experience requirements are as follows:  High School diploma, or GED.  Preferred, Associates degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school. Must have at least 2 years of mechanical/electrical experience and demonstrated experience in the following areas:

Understanding of electrical schematics, print symbols, structure, and flow of print.

Electrical system troubleshooting and maintenance

Experience with drives. (install, setups, and troubleshooting)

Read and understand mechanical drawings and diagrams

Troubleshooting to identify problems with gearboxes, axle drives, bearings, hydraulics, pneumatics, and a variety of pumps.

Must have good problem solving capability

Must have a high frustration tolerance and be able to sustain a positive attitude

Must be able to multi-task and be situationally aware in a fast-paced, frequently changing work environment

Must be able to work alone and in teams



We will not accept agency referrals for these openings

All applicants must provide a resume to be considered



You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.

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