Maintenance Mechanic

About the role

Location: USA - Other location

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent


In this role the Maintenance Mechanic will be responsible for:

  • Perform electrical maintenance and repairs on all plant electrical systems, 480 V and 277 V three phase systems, 240 V and 208 V single and three phase system, 120 volt single phase systems as well as 24 and 12 volt systems.
  • Perform electrical installations, including running conduit, pulling wire, mounting and wiring of electrical components and switches.
  • Perform maintenance from work orders, preventative work orders (PM’s) as well as from written and verbal instructions.
  • Perform other duties as required Utilize basic mechanical knowledge to repair other mechanical and hydraulic equipment as well as electrical equipment
  • Maintain and troubleshoot various sized hoist and crane
  • Operate Forklifts & Aerial lifts and proficient use of PPE (fall protection)


We provide solutions for a better tomorrow.


About you

  • Have excellent computer skills and a high level of proficiency in software to design ladder logic and machine controls. May also possess advanced programming skills in data base development and machine control.
  • Able to utilize software to troubleshoot PLC’s HMI’s and AC Drives.
  • High School and Vocational Technical School with 5+ years of experience as a controls technician and experience with PLC’s
  • Must have good hearing, correctable to accepted standards.
  • Must have good manual dexterity, as well as excellent hand/eye coordination.
  • Must be able to sit, stand, bend, stoop and walk for extended periods of time.
  • Must be sufficiently mobile to maneuver between/around equipment in the manufacturing areas.
  • Must be able to climb/descend a flight of stairs.
  • Must be able to climb a ladder.
  • Must be able to lift up to fifty pounds (50).
  • Must be able to wear PPE as required in manufacturing areas.
  • Must demonstrate the safe and proper installation techniques for power systems wiring. Must demonstrate full working knowledge of the NEC and power distribution systems.
  • An operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes; motors,  pumps, drives, relays, 3 phase power, communication devices, industrial / electronic controls, and power transmission systems.
  • Able to install and setup both A/C drives
  • Basic welding skills preferred but not required
  • Familiar with pumps, cooling towers and closed loop cooling and heating systems.
  • Work with production and maintenance team to achieve quality products and maintain production on all equipment.
  • Must be motivated, hardworking, team player, and possess a positive attitude
  • Demonstrate flexibility by being on-call and working overtime as needed.
  • Experience with extrusion processes preferred but not required.
  • Success will require a high level of skill/expertise in the areas of inspection, troubleshooting, calibration, repair, testing, adjustment, installation, and removal of all electronic and electrical plant equipment and systems. 
  • Disassembling, cleaning, and reassembling production equipment.
  • Cross-training in mechanical systems and other maintenance disciplines; continuously learning and developing maintenance skills.

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Marc Kochan, ( Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


Borealis offers an extensive and competitive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

· Paid vacation, plus paid sick and personal time

· 12 paid holidays

· 4O1K match of 6%

· Incentive plan and profit sharing plan

· Employee Assistance Programs

· Tuition reimbursement



We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.

Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In re-inventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint. | |


We go beyond boundaries. Together.


Borealis only accepts candidate resumes from recruiters or recruiting agencies if they have been explicitly commissioned by Borealis for a specific recruitment and if the data is provided to us in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. Borealis will not accept or pay fees for candidate resumes of any form or kind that were sent unsolicited to either HR or directly to our hiring managers.

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