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3 Jobs Listed

ZF Line Machine Operator

Date Posted: January 16, 2019

Deadline: Saturday, February 16, 2019

Organization: Alupress

Location: Laurens

City: Laurens

Job Type: Full Time


• High School/GED
• Knowledge in the fields of CNC machining of aluminum components is preferred
• Experience in the use of measurement systems, e.g. calipers, thread gages, plug gages and micrometers
• Automotive industry experience preferred
• Ability to read and understand verbal and written instructions, including some technical information and all safety information.
• Metric drawing reading skills required
• Must have good mechanical aptitude, mathematical skills, and willingness to learn
• Must have good eyesight and attention to detail
• Must be motivated and self-directed
• Good attendance and punctuality required; previous steady work history a must
• Must be able to work with a minimum of supervision and follow up
• Must be able to lift more than five pounds

12hr Shifts with rotating days

Position Description:

Set up and control the operation of single or multiple ZF machining centers and secondary production equipment for the manufacturing of products. Loads, operates, and unloads CNC lathes and mills using existing CNC programs to machine close tolerance parts. Checks quality of produced parts by means of special gages and fixtures. Quality and efficiency are established by knowledge and ability to read and understand specifications.  

Schedule: 12Hr shift w/rotating days 7a-7p & 7p-7a

Contact Name: Kristy Neely

Contact Phone Number: 864-715-3478

Contact Email:

Program(s): Machine Tool Technology Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Call or email if interested.

Maintenance Mechanic/3rd shift

Date Posted: January 8, 2019

Deadline: Sunday, June 30, 2019

Organization: AstenJohnson, Inc. (Clinton site)

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: AstenJohnson salary is highly competitive and dependent on education and experience.



  • A minimum of 50 college credit hours in a related field and preferably with maintenance experience
  • or 2 years of high school vocational training in a related field and 2 years of maintenance experience
  • or a minimum of 5-year experience in equipment troubleshooting and repairs plus successfully passing the AJ Mechanic Test


Mechanical Systems (Bearings, Sprockets, Chains, Belts, etc.)

Mechanical power transmission including alignments, gearboxes, etc.

Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems

Operation of Lathe, Milling Machine, etc.

Tig, Mig, & Stick Welding, Oxygen & Acetylene Units


Preventive Maintenance


Compressed Air Systems & Supporting Equipment

HVAC Systems (Chillers, Air Washers, Package Units, etc.)

Hot Oil / Steam Boilers & Systems

Pipe Fitting

Equipment installation/assembly

Vibration analysis

Understanding basic Electrical system

PC Knowledge (Excel, Word, etc.)

Ability to lift 50 lbs / 22kg

Must provide necessary tools to perform the job.

Position Description:

POSITION/DEPARTMENT:          Mechanic/Maintenance Department                                       3rd Shift

Responsible for overseeing mechanical needs of plant for third shift.


Direct Reporting To Maintenance Team Leader

When Maintenance Team Leader is not present, report to Shift Leader/Production Facilitator


AstenJohnson does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or ancestry, or on the basis of disability not limiting the applicants’ ability to perform the essential functions of the job.

Schedule: Third shift hours are Monday through Friday, midnight until 8:00 am.

Contact Name: Ann Blanton

Contact Phone Number: (864) 938-2251

Contact Email:

Program(s): Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Please submit resume to


Date Posted: November 19, 2018

Deadline: Monday, April 15, 2019

Organization: Carolina Pride Foods

Location: Greenwood


Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: 16.00 to 18.00 starting rate for students


2nd year semester mechatronics major (or) 1st year with recommendation of professor preferred

Position Description:

Will start off training as a machine operator. This will allow you to learn how the machine works and how it is expected to run. Then you will get into trouble shooting- learning how to fix the machine, repairs, etc.

Schedule: 1st shift 6-6:30 to 4:00 PM or 2nd shift 3:30 - 4:00 to 12:30 AM (or sooner depending on production)

Contact Name: Misty Kimbrell

Contact Phone Number: 864-229-5611 Ext 169

Contact Email:

Program(s): Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Call or email if interested.

Engineering, Industrial, Internship-Apprenticeship

1 Job Listed

Biomedical Technician Apprentice

Date Posted: January 8, 2019

Deadline: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Organization: GE

Location: Other

City: Spartanburg, Greenville & Columbia

Website: View Website


• Recent graduate or current student of no more than 6 months from an A.S., B.S. or M.S. Electronics, Biomedical Engineering, Medical Imaging Technology or Mechanical Principles degree program or equivalent DOD military education.

• Must maintain a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher based on a 4.0 scale

• Previous exposure to troubleshooting equipment and planned maintenance on basic biomedical or electronic equipment following current standards, code and
procedures to ensure safe and effective operation of those devices.
• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including verification of past employment, criminal history and education.
• Willing to take a drug test.
• Authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
• Must comply with vendor credentialing requirements

• Previous experience interpreting schematic diagrams and perform effective repair and planned maintenance on basic biomedical or electronic equipment.
• Ability to develop and maintain good customer relations.
• Analytical and communication skills with the ability to communicate technical issues to the customer in an easy to understand manner.
• Experience interfacing with both internal team members and external customers as part of a solution based service process.

Position Description:

• Under supervision, evaluate basic customer biomedical equipment issues, implement appropriate repairs; as assigned, perform planned maintenance (PM), safety, environmental inspections and maintain effective customer relations. Follow appropriate GE policies, procedures, hospital protocol and complete necessary documentation, as guided.
• Maintain daily communications with customers as directed, to ensure resolution and proper follow-up, leading to customer satisfaction. As instructed, implement GE/customer facility contract, supporting business goals and objectives.
• May assist more experienced technicians on progressive repairs and resolution. Work as a member of local team
to provide efficient service delivery to all accounts within assigned area.
• Document all repair actions and submit reports/summaries according to schedule. Maintain approved parts inventory. Manage vendor's service delivery processes in compliance with GE policies, as instructed.
• Ensure proper care of spares, tools and test equipment and ensure calibration. Enhance and maintain technical knowledge of current standards, codes and procedures regarding safe and effective use of medical equipment formal instruction.
• Meet Health and Human Services, as well as Environment Health and Safety requirements

Schedule: Depends on candidate's availability and local needs

Contact Name: Tabitha Wright

Contact Phone Number: (414-514-2633

Contact Email:

Program(s): Electronic Engineering Technology Engineering Bachelor's Degree Options Mechanical Engineering Technology Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Send resume via email