Maintenance Mechanic

Requisition id: 19228 

Additional Location(s): Simpsonville


Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.5 billion in sales in 2017 and has approximately 15,000 employees who serve customers in 122 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

Job DescriptionI.  Basic Function: 


The mechanic will ensure reliable operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive and corrective repairs by following the defined best practices.  Support as flexible labor in support of the site in areas out side of the specific role assignment.



II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  1. Repair and installation of mechanical systems which include hydraulic, pneumatic and hydronic systems.
  2. Lubrication of industrial equipment.
  3. Repair and installation of mechanical power transmission systems such as gearboxes, belt driven systems, clutches, chain driven systems, bearings, air bearings, and similar.
  4. Fabricate and repair parts using basic understanding of machining processes.
  5. Rigging work in the line of repairs and maintenance, install and removal of equipment.
  6. Operating mobile equipment such as forklifts, personnel lifts, bicycles and golf carts.
  7. Rebuild mechanical systems such as pumps, valves, cylinders, gearboxes, linkages, and similar devices.
  8. Perform general cleaning and 5S activities in area of role assignment and on special projects out side of area of role assignment such as cleaning, pressure washing etc…
  9. Use basic hand tools and power tools.
  10. Provide flexible labor in support of the site in areas out side this job description and outside of the assigned role where skills are applicable.
  11. Provide support working with contract labor force and in communication of and champion for site conditions to ensure non-craft contractors perform work to site requirements for safety and non-interference with production and operations.
  12. Working shutdowns such as Christmas on equipment maintenance, projects or roles like fire watch.
  13. Support all requirements of SAP PM for work order maintenance (creation of notifications, confirmation, and closure) and labor tracking to enable gathering and evaluation of data by RCFA continuous improvement teams.
  14. Understand and support MRO parts sourcing program as needed by providing needs to expediters .
  15. Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops.
  16. Develop basic knowledge of equipment operation in the area of role assignment.
  17. Flexible work hours in support of available for calls, on call process or projects within established guidelines.
  18. Use pre-job safety work analysis.
  19. Follow all safety rules and programs in areas and for work assigned.
  20. Work and interact with contractors, vendors, other departmental personnel, as required in performance of maintenance.
  21. Able to follow instructions and make decisions based on data obtained.
  22. Able to work without close supervision
  23. Essential Duties and Responsibilities may be added or deleted over time.



Job Description Cont.

  1. Tool, Equipment and Material Requirements:


  1. Responsible for equipment necessary to perform assigned tasks which includes basic hand/power tools.


  1. Safety Requirements:


  1. Prepare and assist in administering task lists of safety and housekeeping assignments to employees in support of the Simpsonville Safety and PFS Programs.
  2. Wears all required PPE: as per JHAs, pre-job safety analysis, written safety programs, or general safety rules.
  3. Perform all duties using safe work methods and required safety inspections.
  4. Complies with all established safety rules, written safety programs, guidelines and policies. 
  5. Immediately report unsafe conditions, all accidents and near misses before the end of the shift to Supervisor or Manager.


  1. Qualifications:


  1. 5 Yrs industrial maintenance experience OR
  2. 2 Yr Technical degree (ex. Mechatronics, Industrial Maintenance, etc.) OR
  3. Military Equivalent

Requisition id: 19228 

Additional Location(s): Simpsonville


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).


Sealed Air Corporation
Full time
Simpsonville, South Carolina 29681, US