Maintenance Technician (3rd shift)
Posted on: September 19, 2023
Tenneco is one of the world's leading designer, manufacturers
and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and
aftermarket customers, with approximately 78.000 team members
working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Through our four business
groups, Motorparts, Ride Performance, Clean Air and Powertrain,
Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering
technology solutions for diversified global markets, including
light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial,
motorsport and the aftermarket.
Purpose/Function: Performs a variety of activities, such as
installation, rearrangement, reconditioning and simple repair of
plant facilities and equipment. Also includes simple part building
i.e. modify tooling, slots & chase threads.
Principle Duties: Facilities maintenance requires the performance
of tasks incidental to preserving or improving the physical
- Activities are but not limited to, moving air lines, machines,
lubing machines, preventive maintenance, assist higher level
maintenance, plant inspections, grind clamps/collars, change belts,
welding, brazing, cutting, pipefitting, safety training and other
miscellaneous duties. The above tasks may initially require
guidance and training to accomplish from supervisor or higher-level
- Simple part building, tooling modification, cutting slots,
chasing threads, pipe fitting, basic lathe, mill and drill press
work, troubleshooting ( must be verified with higher level mechanic
prior to repair) must be completed to acceptable quality and
productivity levels, this may include working from simple prints,
drawings, sketches and/or instructions.
- Knowledge to use common equipment and precision measuring devices
- Basic electrical knowledge is recommended to assist in removing
and replacing items, such as but not limited to, fuses, light bulbs
The above description covers the most significant duties performed
but does not exclude other occasional work assignments not
mentioned, the inclusion of which would be in conformity with the
skills and knowledge required for the job.
Machines & Equipment: Lathes, hand grinders, drill presses, mills,
welders, saws, hoists, Powered Industrial Trucks (lifts, fork
trucks, etc.), small tools (both power and hand), inspection tools
and devices, etc.
Tools: Provide own hand tools and measuring devices common to these
- Requires knowledge gained from related training and practical
experience in a maintenance/ mechanical field.
- Must be able to perform assigned work to acceptable quality and
- Ability to use shop math, basic precision measuring devices,
knowledge of the trade, ability to read and interpret basic prints
- Option 1: Journeyman Mechanic Certification or similar degree-
Successful completion of Industrial Maintenance Program &
Maintenance Technician Program.
- Option 2: Three years' experience in General Maintenance,
maintenance/mechanical field and/or partial schooling credits or
successful completion of Industrial Maintenance Program &
Maintenance Technician Program.
- Option 3: Post high school classes relative to the following:
Basic lathe & mill, pneumatic hydraulic, welding, cutting, brazing,
blueprint reading, basic electrical. *Note: Courses pertaining to
maintenance/mechanical engineering or design field will be
- Eligibility based on Maintenance Competency Test scores.
- Heavy Work: Lifting 75 pounds maximum with frequent lifting
and/or lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 40
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of disability.
Keywords: Tenneco, West Allis , Maintenance Technician (3rd shift), Engineering , Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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