Maintenance Mechanic (Glass Manufacturer)
Guardian Global - Kingsburg, CA
Job Description:
Maintenance Mechanic
Guardian is a diversified global manufacturing company
headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading
positions in float glass, fabricated glass products,
fiberglass insulation and other building materials for
commercial, residential and automotive markets. Through
its Science & Technology Center, Guardian is at the
forefront of innovation, including development of
high-performance glass coatings and other advanced
products. Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates
employ 19,000 people and operate facilities throughout
North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and
the Middle East. Visit
Guardian offers an entrepreneurial environment for
risk-takers and results-oriented individuals and a
unique culture that focuses on results, playing to win
and rewarding employees for their commitment to
excellence. We are presently recruiting for Maintenance
Mechanic who will thrive in this culture. This position
will be located at our Kingsburg, CA Float Glass

The qualified candidate should posses:
  • Experience in pneumatics, hydraulics, precision
coupling, drive belt alignment techniques and
knowledge of various types of bearings, oils,
lubrications, gearboxes etc.
  • Experience in chemical water treatment systems, air
conditioning systems, air compressors etc.,
  • Experience in bending and installing conduit and
performing Lap, Butt, Edge, Butt, Pipe schedule 40,
MIG Welding, Gas Cutting, Plasma Cutting and
fabrication of parts using tools.
  • Experience in material handling equipment such as
belt conveyors, bucket elevators etc.
  • Experience in operating powered industrial vehicles
such as forklifts, genie booms, pay loaders, etc.
  • Ability to work from drawings and blueprints and
document records regarding material, equipment and
  • Ability to carry out routine preventative
maintenance on Mechanical and Electrical equipment.
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical equipment using
test equipment, circuit diagrams and basic knowledge
of motors, starters, electrical switchgears,
variable frequency drives, AC drives, PLC’s
The background and experience requirements for this

position are as follows:
  • High School diploma or G.E.D Post high school
education or training a plus.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years working in a fast pace,
high-pressure, manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to work effectively and communicate across
multiple levels.
  • Ability to coordinate with other departments and
managers and work as a team.
As part of our total compensation philosophy, Guardian
offers a competitive base salary, bonuses and a wide
variety of benefits including health/dental/life
insurance, prescription coverage, STD & optional LTD,
paid vacation and holidays, 401(k) with a $1 for $1
match up to 7% and future opportunities for advancement.
For more information about Guardian, visit us at
Guardian is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Division/Department : Guardian Float Glass
Skills : Engineering - > Controls, Fixed Equipment,
Maintenance, Mechanical Integrity, Process/Process
Shift/Hours : Rotating

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