Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Date: Jul 18, 2024

Location: CARTERSVILLE, Georgia, US, 30121

Company: Gerdau

Earning potential of $95000 - $120000 / year depending on trade experience. This includes hourly pay, weekly production bonus, shift premiums, and scheduled annual overtime of 312 hours. Benefits start on your first day!


We Have: 

  • A strong global presence with steel mills that transform millions of tons of raw material to produce steel beams, rebar, flats, and merchant bars, used by the auto industry, appliance, construction, machinery, and equipment industries.    
  • A culture that welcomes diversity, encourages innovation, and creates products that serve humanity.  
  • An environment that values safety, teamwork, and sustainability. 
  • A commitment to continuous improvement and the belief that we can create a better future for our employees and our global community by investing in people, processes, and technology. 


We Offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision Plans – Eligible upon 1st day of hire 
  • Health & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account) 
  • 100% Matching 401K up to 6% 
  • Life/Accidental Life Insurance 
  • Weekly Bonuses 
  • Parental Leave
  • Health Advocate Services 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program 
  • Career Path System and Professional Training 
  • An empowering and open culture with the opportunity to grow and create.


Your Qualifications:

  • HS diploma or GED preferred
  • Strong mechanical, and welding skills with 5+ years of hands-on maintenance experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Strong understanding of hydraulics, pneumatics, blue-print reading
  • Strong welding experience
  • Ability to work in heights and variable weather
  • Ability to work a 12 hr rotating shift, days, nights, and two weekends a month (Dupont Schedule)
  • Ability to read drawings, charts, tables, and experience with using various precision measuring instruments and hand tools
  • Ability to read, write, and subtract and use shop mathematics 


Your Work:

As a Maintenance Mechanic, you will perform maintenance and repair operations necessary to keep plant, equipment, machinery, and tools in good operating condition; working in the many and diversified capacities required in maintenance. Work involves a wide range and variety of complex work and duties requiring considerable care to effectively dismantle, repair, lubricate, reassemble, or otherwise work on general maintenance in varied capacities of such areas as electrician, machine repairman, millwright, and manufacturing mechanic.


Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. 


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Nearest Major Market: Atlanta