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East Chicago, US

Title:  Maintenance Mechanic



Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world.  We are committed to being our customers' first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency.  We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovaton with a major impact on the future.   If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.


We are now looking for an experienced Maintenance Mechanic for our Industry & Water segment.   This position will repair, maintain, troubleshoot and resolve all equipment issues within the plant, following all established safety rules and regulations.  This position will also perform preventive maintenance activities, sensory inspections of equipment operation, and maintain logs and worksheets of equipment repair and maintenance. 


Kemira's Industry &  Water segment enables our customers to improve their water treatment efficiency by providing value adding support and high performing chemical.  This position will be located at our East Chicago, Indiana, site. 


What we offer:

  • Strong safety focused working environment
  • Collaborative team working environment
  • Competitive wages and comprehensive benefits package, including 401k


What you need:

  • High school education or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years’ combined industrial maintenance or relevant production experience; maintenance certificate/training preferred
  • Knowledge of safety and OSHA rules and regulations
  • Strong mechanical aptitude; strong problem solving skills; and good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience in chemical manufacturing environment, knowledge of electrical, welding, burning, pipe fabrication and confined space entry, and experience with pump maintenance and pneumatic systems preferred.


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

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Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.


Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries. We provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve our customers‘ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2015, Kemira had annual revenue of EUR 2.4 billion and around 4,700 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.




Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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