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At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.



Position Title:  Maintenance Mechanic



Position Reports to:  Maintenance Manager



Position Objective: Provide mechanical support for all production equipment.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: 

  • Proficiency in equipment maintenance and troubleshooting equipment failures.
  • The ability to diagnose and prioritize repairs.
  • The ability to minimize machine downtime.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task effectively.
  • Must possess the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Strong communications skills.


Job Functions:

  • Responsible for troubleshooting repairs and addressing issues.
  • Provide hands-on maintenance support
  • Minimize machine downtime by being proactive to repairs not reactive.
  • Prioritize the maintenance and repairs.
  • Performs routine preventative and corrective maintenance and testing on equipment


  • Constantly communicate with management on repairs needed.
  • Follow safety policies and procedures.
  • Strong work habits.



Education/Experience: High school diploma; Mechanical experience.



Physical, Mental and Visual Requirements:  Must possess mechanical ability.  Lifting, standing, bending, reaching and climbing of stairs are required.  Will work under the stress of deadlines. 

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

Novolex does not publicly post salary information on job boards.

Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact human.resources@novolex.com.


City:  Meriden
State:  CT

Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford

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