Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Kimberly-Clark Corporation Ogden , UT 84201

Posted 4 weeks ago

Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Summary of Position:

The Maintenance Department is responsible for maintaining equipment associated with the production, packaging and distribution of Kimberly Clark Products through preventative, predictive and corrective maintenance work.

  • Work safely and protect the safety of others

  • Basic machine shop, welding and fabricating skills

  • Actively participate in a High Performance Work Team environment, sharing knowledge and skills with all other team members.

  • Supports the planning and execution of daily/weekly shutdown activities

  • Actively participates in failure analysis and equipment/ systems troubleshooting

  • Provide routine maintenance training to team members

  • Participates in cost effective decision making for example, labor, part, and materials.

  • Actively participates in the design, implementation and upgrade of all reliability programs

  • Identify and maintain critical spare inventory levels, working with stores.

  • Set up and operator all types of mechanical tools which could include general machinist tools, alignment devices

  • Read blue prints and related technical literature as required. Fabricate jobs form blue prints and sketches

  • Learn window-based computer systems and Kimberly Clark specific systems such as SAP, TALCM and DTR

  • Be willing and have the mechanical aptitude to lead and execute repairs on high speed rotating equipment

  • To work with and lead others (operators, crafts, contractors, suppliers)

  • To be proficient in the assembly, disassembly and installation of mechanical systems and components commonly found on high speed rotating equipment.

  • To be proficient in the safe execution of rigging and large equipment transportation.

Key Customers:

Team leader, maintenance planners, operating crews, machine leaders, and project leaders

Customer Expectations:

Ensure that maintenance activities are accomplished within mill area teams in a manner that supports mill and department objectives. Drive continuous improvement in safety, quality, and productivity. Own and drive machine uptime. Visible leader of Lead principles (I.e. engagement, leader standard work, zone control, problem solving). Ensure corrective and preventative action for all machine non-conformances and support operating crews when needed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Must be able to work overtime including nights holidays weekends and/or 12 hour rotating shifts

  • Read and write basic English

  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft office)

  • Candidate must be able to work on elevated work platforms, catwalks, scaffolding, and enter confined work spaces

  • Candidate must follow all site and asset safety practice and procedures and value working safely

  • Good problem solving and decision making skills

  • Ability to work safely in a multi functional team environment

  • Able to handle multiple priorities

  • Motivated self-starter

  • Must understand predictive, preventative maintenance concepts and demonstrate willingness to learn and continue education


  • Minimum 5 years trade/work experience in a related manufacturing field or equivalent including but not limited to the following:

  • Related two year technical degree

  • Completed Apprenticeship

  • Equivalent military MOS

  • Experience with high speed manufacturing and converting equipment preferred

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With more than 140 years of history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and empowering them do their best work. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

K-C requires that an employee have authorization to work in the country in which the role is based. In the event an applicant does not have current work authorization, K-C will determine, in its sole discretion, whether to sponsor an individual for work authorization. However, based on immigration requirements, not all roles are suitable for sponsorship.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.

This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing.

Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:

This role is available for local candidates already authorized to work in the role's country only. K-C will not provide relocation support for this role.

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