Maintenance Mechanic at Guardian Glass

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Geneva, New York

Job Description:



Guardian is a leading worldwide manufacturer of float glass and fabricated glass products for the commercial and residential construction industries. The company is also one of the top 100 global automotive suppliers. The company and its subsidiaries operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

Guardian is a progressive company that encourages independent thought and creativity. We encourage our people to use their ambition and creativity to drive our organization, while advancing their careers. We are currently looking for a Maintenance Mechanic to join our team at our Geneva, NY facility.

The selected individual will partner with the Maintenance team to provide preventative and corrective maintenance on all plant equipment. This individual must be able to communicate and function with a strong team environment. The hours for this position will be a 12-hour rotating shift with potential for required overtime. We are seeking a Safety-First mentality, and an individual who will advance our company culture of Market Based Management. An individual who is professional and demonstrates the ability and desire to teach and help others, will be successful in this role.


·Cleaning, inspecting, setting up, diagnosing, replacing, testing, and performing continuous improvements on equipment

·Assisting in the diagnoses of electrical and mechanical malfunctions in machinery and equipment by inspecting visually and listening to machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunction

·Identifying and reporting the need for repairs to Maintenance Management

·Conducting crossover with previous shifts' maintenance and production employees to review the schedule and current runs

·Identifying what needs repair and plan product changeovers

·Professionally communicating with other departments to share updates on equipment and repair status

·Working with the maintenance team to accurately communicate/document events so that others have the most effective information to solve problems


·Experience prioritizing down-time severity

·Experience using a computer

·Experience troubleshooting root causes and applying long-term solutions

·Minimum of 6 months of experience maintaining industrial machinery and equipment

·Experience reading and interpreting machine electrical and mechanical drawings

·Willing and able to meet the safety requirements of the job to include wearing arc flash or hot suits for electrical or mechanical work respectively and respirators as needed


·A degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial maintenance

·Minimum of 3 years of industrial manufacturing experience

  • Experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical and industrial electrical skills

  • Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.Equal Opportunity Employer.Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional