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Date: Sep 21, 2021

Location: GA, US

Company: Milliken and Company

Headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Milliken & Company is a global, innovative, industrial diversified manufacturing company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemical, floor covering, and performance materials, the company works around the world every day to add true value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and help make our world more sustainable. Milliken has long led the way for "knowledge-based" investment, employing over 100 PhDs, and has accumulated over 2,200 U.S. patents – and more than 5,000 patents worldwide. Milliken is widely acknowledged as an international leader in research technology, innovation, and customer service. With over 35 manufacturing facilities located in the U.S., U.K., Belgium, France, China, India, Mexico, and Australia, and other sales and service operations throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, Milliken's more than 7,000 associates work to deliver innovations that do good for the world, create new experiences, and build for the future.




Equipment Technician – PM Technician

Job Description

The Mechanical Technician will report to the Engineering Services Supervisor and is required to perform mechanical repairs and maintenance as part of the scheduled preventive maintenance (PM) process as well as assisting in repairing unscheduled mechanical breakdowns during normal production. The Mechanical Technician shall be self-motivated, demonstrate strong communication skills, and must be able to work with others in a team environment.


  1. Should possess excellent analytical skills and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve opportunities.
  2. Associate must have minimum 2 years industrial mechanical experience. 2 year electrical, electronics, or electro-mechanical degree from an accredited school is preferred, but not required.
  3. Associate must have working knowledge of the tools and materials common to the mechanical trade.
  4. Read and comprehend mechanical drawings and schematics.
  5. Associate must have working knowledge to properly install piping systems, both screwed welded.
  6. Associate must have basic mechanical knowledge that includes; drive systems, piping systems, pneumatics and hydraulics.
  7. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and be capable of using motorized equipment (i.e. fork lifts, tuggers, jig lift, etc.).

Job Requirements

  1. Actively participate in the Live Oak Complex safety process. This includes complying with all safety rules and procedures and participating on a plant safety team.
  2. Work the posted PM schedule. This is typically Monday thru Friday, but there are occasions when PM is scheduled on the weekends.
  3. Be available for after hour support or on weekends as required.
  4. Able to interact effectively with management, staff, vendors, customers, and work independently, and/or as part of a team.
  5. Complete work orders and projects assigned.
  6. Satisfactorily complete Continuous Skills Development (CSD) training requirements.

Milliken & Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.