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1 Job Listed


Date Posted: December 14, 2017

Deadline: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Organization: Georgia-Pacific Lumber

Location: McCormick

City: McCormick

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:


•Four (4) years of millwright experience in an industrial or production setting

•Experience in arc welding and oxygen/acetylene cutting

•Experience troubleshooting and installing bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, and conveyors

•Experience installing and aligning machines to improve reliability and uptime

•Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions

•Willing and able to work in high and/or confined spaces

•Experience in mechanical fabrication and repair

•Experience troubleshooting conveyors, hydraulics, pneumatics and pumps

•Experience working on ladders, scaffolds and man lifts

•Willing and able to work a ten (10) to twelve (12) hour shift

•Willing and able to work days, nights, holidays and weekends

•Willing and able to provide your own personal hand tools i.e.: combination wrench set, socket set, punch set, chisel set, Allen wrench set, screwdriver set, pry bar set, shop and ball peen hammer, miscellaneous pliers, and a tape measure




What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:


•Completion of an approved apprenticeship program, Associate’s degree or trade school certificate in the mechanical field

•Experience with precision alignment of motors, couplings, bearings and pumps, and lubrication

•Experience using a manual lathe and milling machine

•Welding certification 

Position Description:

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

•Troubleshooting, installing, aligning, dismantling, repairing and maintaining industrial machinery and mechanical equipment for improved reliability and uptime

•Maintaining accurate records to include labor hours and important preventative maintenance findings on work orders in our CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System)

•Performing periodic maintenance routines to identify and correct mechanical defects

•Working with operations associates to identify and prioritize maintenance needs

•Helping meet or exceed production, waste, and quality goals by successfully maintenance production equipment

•Working as a team to accomplish goals and prioritize work efforts

•Establishing an open working relationship with the production staff and communicating their equipment needs

•Performing general housekeeping duties

Program(s): Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: How to Apply: How to apply: Go to and search Operations/Manufacturing or Skilled Jobs. If you are already a current user, sign in with your username and password; if you are a new user click “New User” and create a username and password. Once you are logged in, under Job Search type in the Job Number (openings listed above), or under Location select USA-South Carolina-McCormick, SC for all openings at the McCormick location. When you see the job you want to apply for click the Apply link or click on the job title to further review the job description. Once you apply to a specific role you will be asked to complete a few qualifying questions as part of the application process. Enter Job Code for Millwright: 050230

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Engineering, Industrial

2 Jobs Listed

Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Date Posted: December 7, 2017

Deadline: Friday, January 26, 2018

Organization: Colombo Energy

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Dependent upon skills and experience.



  • High school diploma or the equivalent
  • Two-year technical degree in mechanical technology or related discipline


  • Five to seven years of industrial maintenance experience

  • Knowledge of preventive and predictive maintenance programs

  • Experience with SAP Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
  • Experience with basic function and operation of gear boxes, ball and roller bearings, mechanical seals, mechanical pumps, mechanical couplings, drive shafts, and various types of drive belts.
  • Experience with drilling and tapping various metals. 


  • Self-motivated and capable of working with little or no supervision
  • Ability to be part of a multifunctional/multi-skilled maintenance team with a willingness to work as required by production priorities

Position Description:

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining all of the mechanical equipment used in the pellet manufacturing process  --  from the wood yard to the rail yard.   

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair potential or existing problems with mechanical equipment.  Types of equipment include:  a variety of conveyors, debarker, chipper, stacker reclaimer, dryer, furnace, hammer mills, pellet mills, fire equipment, and compressors. 
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance (PM) tasks on all mechanical equipment.
  • Utilize SAP to address work orders, perform required work, confirm labor hours, and enter equipment and parts usage history. 
  • Assist in other equipment repairs and installations as needed.  Troubleshoot mechanical failures and correct those failures

Schedule: Colombo Energy is a 24/7/365 wood pellet manufacturer. Employees must be able to work various shifts and overtime, including holidays and weekends, in support of production demands.

Contact Name: Sally Mueller

Contact Phone Number: 864-993-8108

Contact Email:

Program(s): Mechanical Engineering Technology Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Resumes should be sent to: Human Resources Colombo Energy 200 Colombo Drive Greenwood, SC 29646

Field Service Technician

Date Posted: April 14, 2017

Deadline: Monday, December 31, 2018

Organization: Convergint Technologies

City: Greenville and Columbia as well as other locations possible

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Salary varies by location and experience.


What you'll need to succeed: 3-5 years of electro-mechanical experience; Field service experience, banking industry experience a plus; Excellent customer service; Strong verbal and written communication;
Ability to problem-solve; Attention to detail and follow-through; Organizational skills; Clean driving record, background reports and drug screenings required

Position Description:

At Convergint, our greatest strength is our people. Convergint was founded on a set of core values and beliefs that express our responsibility to our customers, our colleagues, and our communities. Our culture promotes fun and laughter on a daily basis, believes in balanced lives: family, business and community and creates a positive work environment.

We seek experienced electro-mechanical field service technicians to troubleshoot, repair, and perform preventive maintenance on banking equipment including ATM's, alarm systems, CCTV's, pneumatic drive-ups, VATS, vaults and deposit boxes.

This post is available in multiple cities and states throughout the south, including Greenville and Columbia.

Responsibilities include: Prioritizing and completing all service calls and preventive maintenance daily; Communicating service schedules and outcomes with customers in a timely manner;
Escalating issues and reassigning service calls as needed; Reporting service resolutions clearly and timely; Organizing and updating technical documentation and best practices regularly;
Maintaining a high-level of industry knowledge through training and certifications.

Who You Are: A True Business Partner- You will serve as the primary customer contact; A Relationship Builder-You will be responsible for building lasting relationships with our customers and vendor partners;
A Leader of Time Management-You will prioritize your service calls daily to ensure a high-level of customer service; A Self-Starter-You take initiative to deliver exceptional service and solutions; A Seller-You sell our company culture and our unique solutions. Why Convergint? Work with purpose-join us in creating a positive work environment, help us promote fun & laughter on a daily basis and maintain a balanced life!
Convergint is "Making a Daily Difference!"- be a part of a culture based on values and beliefs that express our responsibility to our customers, our colleagues and our communities; Health and Wellness: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, FSA, HSA (Employer Contribution) Employee Assistance Program, TeleDoc Services, Wellness Program; Retirement & Financial Programs: 401 (K) (Employer Matching Program), Credit Union Affiliation, Tuition Reimbursement, Colleague Emergency Fun, Company Sponsored Training and Colleague Referral Program; Paid Time Off: Paid Vacation & Holidays Plus a Bonus Day Off for Fun & Laughter Day!
Community Giving Opportunities: Company Paid Annual Social Responsibility Day; Part-time opportunities to support family and parenting needs.

Convergint is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Convergint is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Schedule: Monday through Friday 8-5.

Contact Name: Erika deStefano

Contact Email:

Program(s): Electronic Engineering Technology Mechanical Engineering Technology Mechatronics Technology

Referral Information: Please apply on our company website at:

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1 Job Listed

Panel Shop Technician

Date Posted: October 31, 2017

Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Organization: Equipment & Controls, Inc.

Location: All Counties

City: Lawrence, PA

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $15-18 per hour


The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will have working knowledge of electrical schematics.
  • Will have 3-5 years of experience working in a panel shop.
  • Know how to use basic hand tools (drills, saws, rulers, wire cutters, wire strippers, etc.)
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Will have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be a team player able to work closely with other personnel 

Position Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • The primary responsibilities of an ECI Panel Shop Technician include reading wiring diagrams and assembling custom control panels for our customers.
  • Follow our or customer supplied drawings.
  • Become familiar with equipment and design per different customers.
  • Maintain a safe work environment 

Additional Details:

We provide our team with everything needed for success, including world-class products, industry marketing, as well as thorough initial and ongoing training. We reward hard work and success with a competitive base salary, benefits package, and a retirement savings program, which includes 401(K) with company match and profit sharing. 

Schedule: 8am-5pm

Contact Name: Amanda White

Contact Phone Number: 724-820-2061

Contact Email:

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

Referral Information: Apply online

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