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Industrial

9 Jobs Listed

Machine Maintenance A

Date Posted: October 18, 2018

Deadline: Friday, November 30, 2018

Organization: Sterilite Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $27.60 - $31.60/hr.

Requirements:

Perform troubleshooting, maintenance and repairs of injection molding machines and related equipment in accordance with blueprints, schematic drawings, operation manuals and manufacturer specifications.  

May set-up and operate metalworking machinery and tools to make and repair parts. 

This position also will include high-level work on PLC’s, electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.  

 Must be able to work 12-hour shifts in alternate 3 and 4-day work cycles.

 3-5 years minimum related experience and/or education.

 The employee is required to have leather steel-toed safety boots.  Long pants are required (no shorts). 

New hires or placements into the position are required to pass a drug test prior to being awarded the position.

Position Description:

Troubleshoot injection-molding machines for PLC, electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and other failures.

Read and interpret complex hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical schematic drawings and use them in troubleshooting problems.

Troubleshoot machine and mold operations and perform repairs.

Perform preventative maintenance activities including examination and inspection of parts.

Records repairs and maintenance performed.

Set molds and prepare machines for production. 

Welds to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, and assemble new equipment.

Assist Supervisor in organizing parts and supplies.

Assist Supervisor in the training of level B and C Machine Maintenance Mechanics

Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, benefits, uses, repair and maintenance.

Must possess good communication, organization, and scheduling skills.

Ability to quickly adjust actions in relation to other actions.  Ability to tell when something is wrong or likely to go wrong. 

Ability to meet strict timing deadlines.

Schedule: Rotating 12 hour shift (36/48 hrs.)

Contact Name: Susan Ayres

Contact Phone Number: 864-938-1600 Ext. 77110

Contact Email: sayres@sterilite.com

Program(s): Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: To apply log into www.sterilite.com and find job under careers. Click on job then click on "apply now". You will be required to set up an account to apply.

Highway Maintenance Worker II (82336)

Date Posted: October 3, 2018

Deadline: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 Annually

Requirements:

A 10th grade education; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.
A valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License. (NOTE): This position requires a valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License within six (6) months of placement in the position. However, applicants without a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License will be considered if no qualified applicants with a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License are available.

Position Description:

Performs manual labor in building catch basins, pouring concrete for curbs and raised median, laying pipes in driveways and other drainage structures, repairing shoulders, clearing right-of-way and repairing bridges. Trains in the operation of tandem ten-wheel dump truck, 5 yard standard dump truck, and operates a flatbed truck for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Trains to operate heavier equipment such as combination front end loader, backhoe, asphalt distributors, and tractor trailer. Trains to operate standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and sand spreader to remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Performs other related job duties as requested or assigned by supervisor.

Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)

Contact Name: Wanda Day

Contact Phone Number: 864-227-6971

Referral Information: Apply Online

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Highway Maintenance Worker II (82331)

Date Posted: October 3, 2018

Deadline: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 Annually

Requirements:

A 10th grade education; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.
A valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License. (NOTE): This position requires a valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License within six (6) months of placement in the position. However, applicants without a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License will be considered if no qualified applicants with a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License are available.

Position Description:

Performs manual labor in asphalt related duties such as patching potholes, paving driveways, and repairing low shoulders. Trains in the operation of the AMZ patching machine used for patching potholes, base and surface repairs, and asphalt related repairs to driveways, roads, and bridge approaches. Trains to operate standard dump truck in hauling asphalt and other materials. Trains to operate standard dump truck with plow and spreader attachment during winter weather operations. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, equipment, and the general public. Performs other related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)

Contact Name: Wanda Day

Contact Phone Number: 864-227-6971

Referral Information: Apply Online

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Highway Maintenance Worker II (82329)

Date Posted: October 3, 2018

Deadline: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 Annually

Requirements:

A 10th grade education; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.
A valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License. (NOTE): This position requires a valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License within six (6) months of placement in the position. However, applicants without a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License will be considered if no qualified applicants with a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License are available.

Position Description:

Trains in the operation of combination tractor mowers (sickle/rotary) in cutting right-of-way and shoulders. Trains in the operation of boom mowers and other specialized mowing equipment. Trains in the operation of 5 yard standard dump truck, and flatbed tractor for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Trains in the operation of heavier equipment such as tandem dump trucks, front-end loaders, selfpropelled belt loaders, steel wheel and pneumatic rollers, motor graders specialized mowers and backhoes. Trains in the operation of standard dump truck with snow plow and sand spreader to remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Performs other related job duties as requested or assigned by supervisor.

Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)

Contact Name: Wanda Day

Contact Phone Number: 864-227-6971

Referral Information: Apply Online

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Highway Maintenance Worker II (82323)

Date Posted: October 3, 2018

Deadline: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 Annually

Requirements:

A 10th grade education; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.
A valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License. (NOTE): This position requires a valid Class "B" Commercial Driver's License within six (6) months of placement in the position. However, applicants without a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License will be considered if no qualified applicants with a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License are available. 

Position Description:

Performs duties using manual labor, in such maintenance task as clearing of right-of-ways, cleaning drainage ditches, repairing shoulders, patching potholes, making base repairs, repairing bridges, paving driveways, and laying sideline/cross line pipe. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Trains in the operations of standard dump truck, and flatbed for auling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Trains in the operation of heavier equipment such as tandem dump trucks, front-end loaders, self-propelled belt loaders, steel wheel and pneumatic rollers, motor graders, specialized mowers and backhoes. Trains to operate standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and sand spreader to remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Performs other related job duties as requested or assigned by supervisor.

Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)

Contact Name: Wanda Day

Contact Phone Number: 864-227-6971

Referral Information: Apply Online

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Welder

Date Posted: September 14, 2018

Deadline: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Organization: OpSource Staffing

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $15/hr-$16/hr depending on shift.

Requirements:

  • Must have experience MIG welding steel. There will be a welding test conducted at the client site.
  • Must have own welding hood.
  • Must have steel toed boots. 

Position Description:

MIG welders will weld steel racks for use in automotive facilities. Welders receive blueprints specifying what welds are needed and how the racks should be put together. Racks are assembled, welded, and painted. Must be comfortable with a slight paint smell in the facility. Facility is not climate controlled.

Schedule: 1st Shift: 6 a.m.--2:30 p.m. 2nd Shift: 6 p.m.--4:30 a.m.

Contact Name: Jaylinn Fenderson

Contact Phone Number: 864-990-5391

Contact Email: Jaylinn.Fenderson@opsourcestaffing.com

Program(s): Welding

Referral Information: Apply online

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Technical Machining

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $ depends on experience. No experience starts @ $9.00 per hour, but will increase quickly as the job is learned.

Requirements:

Hand eye coordination and ability to run machines that cut belts, prep special chain orders, run manual lathe, shafting, motors and gear boxes.  This job trains!  Salary will increase with skill level and job knowledge.  Apply at:

American Metric Corporation   52 Metric Rd.  Laurens, SC 29360

Position Description:

Mechanical Special Order Preparation.  We are manufacturers of Sprockets, pulleys, gears, belting, shafting etc.  Power transmission components are our industry.

Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00PM

Contact Name: Audrey

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 2011 ext 1

Contact Email: audreyb@ametric.com

Program(s): Machine Tool Technology

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Warehouse

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $9.00/hour starting wage.

Requirements:

We are offering full or part time employment opportunities at American Metric.  Employees must be able to work in warehouse setting.  Good attendance is a must.  If a candidate has good mechanical skills, this is a plus.

Position Description:

We are offering full or part time employment opportunities at American Metric.  Warehouse positions would include technical training for industrial machine operating, pulling, packing, receiving and inventory.  Apply in person: 

American Metric Corporation  52 Metric Rd   Laurens, SC 29360

Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Contact Name: Pamela

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 9214

Contact Email: accounting@ametric.com

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Flat Bed Installer/Fabricator

Date Posted: November 14, 2017

Deadline: Monday, December 31, 2018

Organization: Cooper Motor Company

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: DOE

Requirements:

Welding skills/Experience

Basic understanding of vehicle mechanics and electrical systems

Computer skills

Computer/internet access at home to further training

Lift 200lbs

Valid Drivers License

Position Description:

Looking for a good-quality, dedicated, driven person to grow with the Cooper Motor Company family.  Flat Bed Installer/Fabricator. Position includes welding and installing flat beds in addition to basic mechanic technician duties.  Must value production, be able to work hard and be a self motivator.  Must be able to use a computer to access info and schematics.  If you are motivated by your own ability to control your income, please apply today.  Serious go-getters needed!

Drug Free Environment

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8AM-6PM. Saturdays on rotation 8AM-2PM with week day off.

Contact Name: Bert Fields

Contact Phone Number: 864.833.0840

Contact Email: bert@coopertrades.com

Program(s): Automotive Technology Welding

Referral Information: Please contact Ramon Lopez 864-884-2484 or Bert Fields 803-318-2730 to schedule an interview. Please mention you saw the ad on Piedmont Tech Jobs at a Glance web page.

Engineering, Industrial

1 Job Listed

Maintenance Electrician

Date Posted: October 10, 2018

Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Organization: AstenJohnson, Inc.

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Very competitive

Requirements:

Associate degree in Electronic Engineering, Mechatronics or comparable with demonstrated skills.

Position Description:

Read and Generate Electrical Schematics

Install/Improve electrical systems

Use Electrical Test Equipment

Troubleshoot General Relay Logic Circuits

Troubleshoot PLC program

Troubleshoot DC, AC and Servo Drives

PC Knowledge

Capable Of Developing/Install Conduit & Wiring Plans

Solid experience in troubleshooting electrical problems

 

Schedule: Third shift Monday through Friday - 12 midnight until 8 am

Contact Name: Ann Blanton

Contact Phone Number: (864) 938-2251

Contact Email: ann.blanton@astenjohnson.com

Program(s): Electronic Engineering Technology Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Resume and references should be submitted to ann.blanton@astenjohnson.com

Other

1 Job Listed

Office Housekeeping

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $9.00 starting wage!

Requirements:

Vacuuming, Dusting, Bathrooms, Paper collection and shredding.  General Front Office cleaning!  Non-talkative person please.  Full or Part time available.

Position Description:

General Front Office Cleaning, Vacuuming and Dusting etc.

Part time or Full time accepted. 

Schedule: Monday thru Friday First Shift!

Contact Name: Pamela

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 9214

Contact Email: accounting@ametric.com

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Business

3 Jobs Listed

Office Assistant

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $9.00 starting wage. This will increase with knowledge of the job.

Requirements:

We offer full and part time opportunities in the Accounting and Purchasing Departments.  We will Train on the Job. 

Computer skills required.  Excel and Microsoft Office is a plus.  Detail is more important than speed.  Just being comfortable on a computer with data is important.

First shift Monday thru Friday.  8 AM - 5 PM!  This work is in the Front Office Area.

Position Description:

Working in the Accounting and Purchasing Department in the Front Office Area.  Working in a Quiet area with other Office Personnel.

Apply in person at:

American Metric Corporation   52 Metric Rd.  Laurens,  SC 29360

Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8 AM - 5 PM (Part time opportunities also exist)

Contact Name: Pamela

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 9214

Contact Email: accounting@ametric.com

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Customer Service

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $9.00 starting wage. Pay increases quickly with knowledge of the job.

Requirements:

We offer full time in this area.  Good phone voice, good people skills, good typing skills, patience and good attendance.  Good listening skills are a plus.  You will be working on a computer to enter orders for part of the day.  The other part of the day you will be taking calls from customers.  This position requires some training.  We provide it. 

Position Description:

We offer full time opportunities in this front office position.  We will train on the job.  Apply in person:

American Metric Corporation

52 Metric Rd.   Laurens, SC 29360

Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8AM - 5PM

Contact Name: Pamela

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 9214

Contact Email: accounting@ametric.com

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Office Assistant

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $9.00 starting wage. Salary increases as you learn the job.

Requirements:

We are offering full and part time positions to assist in the Accounting and Purchasing Dept.  

Microsoft Office, Excel, and General Computer knowledge and Typing Skills are a plus.  Accuracy is a Must!  Good attendance is required.  We train on the job.

Apply in person.

Position Description:

Working in our front office area in the Accounting and Purchasing Departments.  This is a growth position.  First shift Monday thru Friday 8:AM - 5PM for full time.  Part time opportunities also exist in these areas.

Apply in person:

American Metric Corporation   52 Metric Rd.  Laurens, SC 29360

Schedule: Monday thru Friday First Shift

Contact Name: Pamela

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 9214

Contact Email: accounting@ametric.com

Program(s): Administrative Office Technology

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Agriculture

1 Job Listed

Yard Care

Date Posted: August 28, 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 28, 2020

Organization: American Metric Corporation

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $9.00 per hour to start!

Requirements:

Part time or Full time.  Riding a mower and trimming edges of front green area of our company!  Corporate Yard Area Maintenance.  Spraying to kill weeds in parking area.  Just general land maintenance.  It is a beautiful field.

Position Description:

Part time or Full time.  Riding a mower and trimming edges of front green area of our company!  Corporate Yard Area Maintenance.  Spraying to kill weeds in parking area.  Just general land maintenance.  It is a beautiful field.

Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8:30 - 5PM (or else part time also accepted)

Contact Name: Pamela

Contact Phone Number: 864 876 9214

Contact Email: accounting@ametric.com

Referral Information: Apply in person. American Metric Corporation 52 Metric Rd. Laurens, SC 29360

Industrial, Internship-Apprenticeship

1 Job Listed

Auto Technician Apprentice

Date Posted: November 14, 2017

Deadline: Monday, December 31, 2018

Organization: Cooper Motor Company

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: DOE/knowledge

Requirements:

  • Be willing and able to follow directions/learn from lead technician.
  • Be able to lift heavy parts/machinery.
  • Be computer/internet savvy.
  • Have access to computer/internet to further training.
  • Valid Driver’s License.

 

Position Description:

Looking for a good-quality, dedicated, driven person to grow with the Cooper Motor Company family as an Auto Technician/Apprentice. This job will fulfill your hands on shop requirements for your school program.  If you are motivated by your own ability to work hard and control your own income upon graduation, please apply today.  Serious go-getters needed!

Drug Free Environment

Schedule: Mon-Thurs afternoons to fulfill school shop requirements. Friday 8AM-6PM and/or Saturday 8AM-2PM

Contact Name: Bert Fields

Contact Phone Number: 864.833.0840

Contact Email: bert@coopertrades.com

Program(s): Automotive Technology

Referral Information: Please contact Ramon Lopez 864-884-2484 or Bert Fields 803-318-2730 to schedule an interview. Please mention you saw the ad on Piedmont Tech Jobs at a Glance webpage.