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Maintenance I&E Technician

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Date: Jun 5, 2021

Location: Calvert City, KY, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.


WACKER POLYMERS is the global technology leader in the development and production of redispersible powders, dispersions solid resins, powder binders and surface coating resins. At our Calvert City site, we are currently looking for a  Maintenance I&E Technician to join our growing team.


Job Responsibilities

  • This role is responsible for the maintenance of production equipment to ensure proper function and operation.  
  • Prevent interruption of production processes.
  • Preventative maintenance and breakdown type unscheduled maintenance (e.g., repairing breakers, limit switches, motors). 
  • Typical duties include production electrical equipment disassembly, component repair/replacement, and equipment reassembly involving motors, control valves, conduit, breakers, solenoids, etc.



  • IBEW Certification and a Master Electrician Certification and 5 Years industrial experience in the electrical field OR 5 years industrial electrical or instrumentation experience and 2 year Associate in Electrical Technology.
  • Ability to work midnights 22:30-07:00 Sunday through Thursday.with 30 minutes unpaid lunch.



WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations !


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
Reference Code: 4856 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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