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Date:  May 3, 2024
Location:  Chino
Company:  Wacker Chemical Corporation
Do you want to take responsibility and make a difference with your work? With your expertise, we can achieve great goals together. We are WACKER - Reliable. Determined. Ambitious. As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we've been making countless products that are an integral part of your everyday life possible for over 100 years. From vegan food to resource-efficient buildings to solar cells, we develop sustainable solutions that change the future.
To strengthen our team in Chino,
we are looking for you as a(n) Maintenance Mechanic/Planner.


Job Responsibility

  • Repair and maintenance of industrial equipment, including conveying systems, pumps, mixers, kneaders, extruders, piping, electrical distribution and controls and other general site equipment.
  • Utilize SAP to document work completed or in-process. Maintain PM schedule and plan for maintenance work shutdown as necessary with production. Maintain stock for critical spare parts and order parts as necessary. Interface with outside agency and vendors for some site inspection and certification. Provide support for various audits.
  • Troubleshooting and repair of malfunctioning equipment, with a focus on electrical work.
  • Work with procurement for new vendor setup as necessary.
  • Participation in training, both as a trainer and a trainee, in techniques, equipment and safety. Participate in other activities as required such as facility repairs, construction, and shop clean-up.

Job Requirements

  • Journeyman certification as electrician, Preferred 
  • Bilingual Spanish/English speaker, preferred 
  •  Must be a self-starter, be able to multi-task, and prioritize to meet operations needs. 
  • Will accept completion of an approved apprentice program or minimum 4 years industrial mechanical and/or electrical maintenance experience.
  • Ability to read, understand and correctly interpret technical specification and design documents and drawings. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment with all other mechanics acting as both a leader and a follower, as needed. 
  • Sound written and verbal skills to share and receive information with a variety of team members and external agents. 
  • Ability to work with power and hand tools, drive a fork truck or other industrial vehicle.
  • Must be able to push, pull and lift at least 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in elevated areas and in confined spaces.
  • Applicants must possess unrestricted US work authorization
  • Required 4 years of experience
  • Required High School Diploma or equivalent, Skilled trades certification
What do we offer?
WACKER is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability. We are innovators, researchers, and pioneers and we believe that our individual differences are our collective strength. We foster an inclusive environment that promotes individuality, celebrates diversity, and builds cohesive teams. Together, we create exceptional value for our employees, our customers, and our communities by creating a culture of inclusion and equity that enables, empowers, and values our diverse contributions. 
WACKER strives to reward its employees in a fair and equitable manner. Our Total Rewards Package considers employee wellbeing and is comprised of compensation, benefits, work-life balance, performance & recognition, and career development.
  • Compensation and Incentive plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance effective day 1
  • Paid Time Off in addition to personal days and holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Wellbeing fund
  • Flexible hybrid work arrangements
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Support for Community Involvement
We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 26489 
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.

Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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