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Plant and Facility Maintenance Mechanic Job


Wauwatosa, WI, United States

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Maintenance
Posting Date:  Apr 25, 2022

                                                              Job Description

Division : Bostik, Inc.

Region:  Americas

Job title:

Plant and Facility Maintenance Mechanic

Situation in organisation (enclose a copy of your organisation chart)

Member of Maintenance Team. Reports to Wauwatosa Maintenance Manager.


Job dimensions
  • Trouble shoot, repair, and maintain facility and equipment.
  • Provide necessary services to maintain the general operation of the facility.
  • Create accurate and complete maintenance and facility records to document work.
  • 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.
  • Assists in maintaining an acceptable level of housekeeping.
  • Work cooperatively with all employees, vendors, and contractors.
  • Completes all required paperwork accurately.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain equipment and assets in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Complete preventative maintenance work and perform inspections on time.
  • Perform general work assignments.
  • 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. 
  • Safe contractor management.
  • Must be available to work overtime and provide rotating on-call coverage
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.
  • Must prioritize and manage competing priorities effectively.
  • Communicate effectively with personnel at all organizations levels.
  • Motivation and accountability required in an environment with minimal supervision.


  • Maintain equipment and report issues to management as needed.
  • 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 maintenance a plus.
  • 3 - 5 years experience in a maintenance 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.
  • Current valid driver license with forklift and scissor lifts operational experience.
  • Boiler Operator license preferred

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. www.bostik.comThe 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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