North American Maintenance Operator

Prysmian Group

Claremont, NC

Position: Electromechanical Technician – Claremont Fiber Plant

Reports To: Fiber Plant Maintenance Manager

Position Description:

  • Individual will be an employee of the Fiber Plant Maintenance department. The person shall provide support to all areas of the fiber facility
  • Ability to work a 12 hour shift (Night or Day (may or may not train on days but will go to nights eventually)), climb ladders, enter confined spaces, work at heights, lift up to 75 pounds and be on their feet for the entire shift
  • Act as a first responder to maintenance breakdown situations involving electrical, mechanical or PC/PLC malfunctions
  • Complete Preventative and corrective maintenance tasks in a timely manner
  • Complete work orders and issue parts via SAP CMMS system
  • Act as a Medical first responder in the Fiber plant
  • Compliant with all requirements in 40 CFR 261-265 concerning hazardous wastes including but not limited to labeling, storage and transportation of hazardous wastes from production areas to Waste Storage Pad
  • Work with the technical staff to resolve daily production issues
  • Ensure all product meets requirements as defined by the Plant’s Quality Management Systems
  • Comply with all applicable safety procedures and ISO14001 EMS guidelines
  • Maintain exceptional housekeeping in maintenance support areas
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or a member of management



  • Relevant technical degree or equivalent experience


  • Associates Degree in Engineering or technology
  • Licensed Industrial Tradesman
  • NCDOL Journeyman Apprentice – Trade Skills Program



  • Must complete OJT for specific job classification, as required, in a timely manner
  • Ability to read and understand Electrical and Mechanical schematics to aid in equipment troubleshooting
  • Experience in electrical and mechanical troubleshooting


  • Experience in fiber optic manufacturing
  • Experience with Servo control drives and motors
  • Familiar with PLC logic and basic troubleshooting
  • Experience with pump, chiller and cooling tower maintenance


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detail and quality orientated
  • Knowledge of Basic Statistical tools
  • Analytical technical problem solver
  • Motivated team player
  • Ability to work with little supervision

Prysmian, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, aims to attract and recruit individuals with diverse backgrounds, skills, and abilities. We strongly believe that diversity brings significant value at all levels of the organization, increasing the possibility of capturing market opportunities and maximizing value for our customers and stakeholders. With Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) as part of our Social Ambition 2030 and a strategic pillar of our Company culture, Prysmian is committed to the development of an organization that prioritizes talent, where people feel respected, included, and free to fully express their potential just as they are.

All Managers and HRs in Prysmian are responsible for ensuring DE&I policies are respected during the recruiting process, as well as recognizing and mitigating unconscious biases that must not influence our selection processes. All persons will be considered for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, nationality, origin, citizenship status, socio-economic status, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, parental leave, medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation for any disclosed physical or neurological condition or disability of a qualified applicant unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

Visit our DE&I Page to learn more about Prysmian’s commitments.

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