Maintenance Mechanic Job


Wauwatosa, WI, United States

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Maintenance
Posting Date:  Sep 13, 2023

Come join a team that provides a great work environment, opportunities to learn new skills, and stability!


Our Wauwatosa facility is now hiring for Maintenance Mechanic ! If you have a strong work ethic, a positive safety record, and a commitment to quality...then we want to hear from you!


Under the direct supervision of the Maintenance Manager / Plant Manager, this position exists to repair, install, and enhance equipment in the facility to operate in a safe and efficient manner.


Job dimensions

  • Repairs manufacturing, packaging, material handling, and process equipment with minimal supervision.
  • Uses EAM System to maintain maintenance records, parts inventory, and other pertinent information.
  • Performs various plant maintenance functions to maintain the general operation of the facility.



  • Follows all plant policies and practices to ensure safety, quality, service, and cost objectives are met. Practice continuous quality improvement in all processes. Fully supports Bostik's goal of zero workplace safety incidents and supports and participates in Bostik's EHS Programs.
  • Practice safe work habits in accordance with OSHA and EPA guidelines.
  • Repair and maintain equipment and assets in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Work with production/operations and have knowledge of Bostik products and equipment. Understanding maintenance processes, applications, and terminology related to manufacturing. Daily use of hand and power tools. Must safely repair electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, plumbing, mechanical, and carpentry systems. Basic welding, millwrighting, and blueprint and schematic reading.
  • Work cooperatively with all employees, vendors, and contractors.
  • Assists in maintaining an acceptable level of housekeeping.
  • Completes all required paperwork accurately.
  • Performs various troubleshooting and preventative maintenance duties to equipment as needed.
  • Work in other areas as needed.


Context and environment

  • Work in a fast paced production environment where safety, accuracy and speed are essential. Simultaneous competing priorities require effective and efficient multi-tasking to succeed.
  • Work with minimal supervision.
  • Use of hand and power tools as well as forklifts, scissor lifts, and slings / lifting equipment.
  • Use of computer for data management and training.



  • Maintain equipment and report issues to management as needed.
  • Troubleshoot breakdowns efficiently to maximize uptime
  • Completion of assigned tasks.
  • Understanding of production and process equipment.
  • Adherence to Bostik, OSHA, and local regulations / policies.


Qualifications / experience required

  • High school diploma with continuing education/related certifications; degree in industrial maintenance a plus.
  • 3 - 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Demonstrated computer skills (Microsoft Applications, Lotus Notes).
  • PLC knowledge/experience a plus (Allen Bradley).
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems.
  • Willing to work an off shift and overtime as necessary.

A career with Bostik offers a collaborative work environment and supportive development to reach your career goals, with benefits starting day one as part of our competitive total rewards strategy.  Bostik, an Arkema company, is a leading global adhesive specialist in construction, consumer and industrial markets. For more than a century, it has been developing innovative adhesive solutions that are smarter and more adaptive to the forces that shape daily lives. From cradle to grave, from home to office, Bostik’s smart adhesives can be found everywhere. With annual sales of €2 billion, the company employees 6,000 people and has a presence in more than 50 countries. diversity of our employees is an asset we value and commit to from recruitment through career management.  Bostik is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.  The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications

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