Jarden Corporation Millwright / Mechanical Technician 2nd Shift - Yankee Candle in Whately, Massachusetts

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Millwright / Mechanical Technician 2nd Shift:

Hours: 1:30pm - 10:00pm, Monday - Friday

Job Summary :

The mechanical technician position performs a variety of mechanical duties to adjust, trouble shoot, repair, maintain, install and rebuild customized industrial machinery to support operational business goals. The mechanical technician will work from mechanical drawings and schematics in accordance with standard practices; will read and interpret hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical schematics and drawings. Analyze and trouble shoot programmable logic controllers, input, and output devices using ladder logic interpretation. In addition, the mechanical technician will work with our team of engineers to determine root cause and corrective actions.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3 years previous work experience performing industrial mechanical work on various systems, including pneumatic, hydraulic, electronic, electrical control systems.

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot, repair, rebuild and install mechanical components, or closely related experience, is required.

  • Must be service-orientated including strong skills in communication, cooperation and diplomacy.

  • Ability to work independently in the successful performance of assigned projects.

  • Ability to exert physical effort to lift weights up to 60lbs on a frequent basis.

  • Ability to read and write in the English language required in order to interpret blueprints & schematics, as well as to complete work-order requests and record work performed.

  • Basic computer skills including e-mail usage and PLC control experience preferred.

  • Electrical knowledge and ability to operate fork trucks and man lifts a plus.

Flexibility in work schedule is also required for possible overtime, work on holidays, weekends and extended hours with minimal notice and as required by operational need.

We are an e-Verify employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

About Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 46-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its Internet website (www.yankeecandle.com). Outside of North America, Yankee Candle sells its products primarily through an international wholesale customer network of over 6,000 store locations and distributors covering over 50 countries on a combined basis.

Yankee Candle is subsidiary of Newell Brands

Yankee Candle is part of Newell Brands, a global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. Driven by a sharp focus on the consumer, leading investment in innovation and brands, and a performance-driven culture, Newell Brands helps consumers achieve more where they live, learn, work and play.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc

Requisition Id: 110925

Location: MA - Whately