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Maintenance Mechanic - Janesville, WI

Date: Oct 9, 2021

Location: Janesville, WI, US

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Maintenance Mechanic - Janesville, WI

The term of employment is limited to months.


Location: United States : Janesville, WI

Function: Engineering

Career Level: Experienced professionals (2-5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation

Business Line: Care Solutions


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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What will I do? 

This position is responsible for the safe and efficient maintenance and repair of plant and process equipment, preventive and predictive maintenance duties, knowing and understanding established procedures and practices at the facility and improving the equipment uptime and reliability.

When will I work? 

Monday-Friday: 7am-3pm with Paid Lunch. Rotating On-Call starts Friday 3pm until 7am Monday. 
Must be in Saturday-Sunday for PMs

What am I paid?

Starting hourly rate is $26.55/hour.



•    65% - Troubleshoot calibrate and repair plant instrumentation. Perform PM 
inspections and record results in SAP. Assembled automation components such as valves and actuators 
•    25% - Troubleshoot DCS problems and either resolve or collaborate with those assigned to correcting the deficiencies. 
•    5% - Research and Evaluate options for process control devices. This will 
include internet research, meetings with vendors and meetings with internal customers. 
•    5% - Prepare material and cost estimates for requested work, both projects and plant maintenance. 


High school degree or equivalent required.

Valid driver’s license required.

Related Experience: Maintenance experience in an industrial environment of 1-3 years or either a 2-year technical diploma in Industrial Maintenance or the equivalent vocational training of a 2-year technical diploma in Industrial Maintenance required. Basic understanding of process equipment and electricity. 

Special Training/Competence: Satisfactory completion of the site maintenance training program. 

Equipment/Software Skills: Ability to operate a personal computer and associated software systems is a plus


Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

Please direct your application to Kristin Turner, stating your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact our Recruiting Center Team at  0800 2386645 (Germany only) or +49 201 177 4200.


Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

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