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Maintenance Mechanic

Iowa City, IA

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Maintenance Mechanic

Loparex LLC is the World's largest manufacturer of extrusion base and silicone coated release liners for the converting industry. We have manufacturing operations throughout the U.S., Europe, China, Thailand and India. The Iowa City facility has been in operation since 1970 and annually supplies three billion square feet of release liner worldwide. We are currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Mechanic to work in the Iowa City facility.

The successful candidate will maintain and repair all of the machinery and equipment used in the facility. They must be able to identify mechanical problems and determine the appropriate repair procedures, perform preventive maintenance, assist the machine operators with setting up machines and performs special projects as needed. The candidate should possess knowledge of methods and techniques used in mechanical maintenance, the ability to use a variety of hand and machine tools, the ability to read and interpret drawings, blue prints, and technical manuals. This position reports to the Maintenance Supervisor.

Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma or GED, solid computer skills, ability to communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing and have the ability to troubleshoot issues. The qualified applicant must be able to stand and walk for long periods and have the ability to lift 50 pounds. The candidate must also have a minimum of two to four years previous experience as a mechanic in an industrial environment.

Loparex offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including, health, dental and vision insurance (starts on first day of employment), short term and long term disability, basic and supplemental life insurance, matching 401(k) and retirement enhancement plan, uniform allowance, attendance bonus, paid holidays and vacation.

For prompt and confidential consideration, please apply at:

Resumes will be accepted through February 1, 2017

Post offer drug screening, lifting evaluation, and background checks are required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted 01/03/17

Job ID: 20932256
Mactive ID: 45543