Job Description

Carpenter Co. has an immediate opening for a Maintenance, Mechanic/Electrician on 1st shift at our Taylorsville, NC location.  This position is responsible for plant and production equipment install, troubleshoot, and preventive maintenance.

Carpenter Co. employees are committed to working hard to ensure production goals are met while maintaining best in class quality standards.  The successful candidate will be expected to communicate with the department Lead Person, Maintenance Manager, Production Managers and all the other employees in the department to make sure that all scheduled and unscheduled repairs are repaired in a timely manner.

Additional responsibilities of the Maintenance, Mechanic/Electrician:

  • Knowledge of conveyor systems and components, belts, bearing, sprockets, gear reducers
  • Hand tool knowledge, welding, cutting, minor fabrication
  • Timely communication of problems and issues affecting plant performance to management
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform work independently (work alone)
  • Communicate with and maintain a team-based attitude with fellow co-workers and managers
  • This position requires occasional overtime, trouble call-ins and some scheduled weekend work
  • Opening available on 1st shift (Mon - Fri, 5:00am - 2:30pm, with overtime as needed).  Schedule may vary.

Pay: $22.74 to $23.93/hr

Skills / Requirements

2+ years Industrial maintenance is highly preferred with some electrical background.

High School Diploma or GED


Important Notes

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.

Carpenter Co. conducts pre-employment drug testing on all applicants that receive and accept a written offer of employment.

Carpenter Co. offers a comprehensive benefits package including excellent health insurance, generous profit-sharing plan, and much more. We offer long-term career opportunities for our employees in a stable industry and clean working environment. We also offer tuition reimbursement to our employees after 1 year of service. To learn more, check us out at