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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 Summary:

Our plant is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic with an interest in a fast-paced manufacturing environment within our stable and reliable Novolex family. This position will provide the successful candidate an opportunity to apply their skills & abilities while continuing to develop their knowledge within a clean and safe environment.


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform various duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Conducts machine setup, troubleshooting, repairs and preventive maintenance service.
  • Provides emergency and unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Prepares and sets up machinery for scheduled production runs.
  • Performs mechanic skills including but not limited to, mechanical, and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines.
  • Performs electrical troubleshooting and repair on various equipment and building maintenance.
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Will use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Safely operate and repair forklift.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in a maintenance mechanic/technician role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Electrical training/experience with 480 3 phases/machine controls.
  • Experience with VFD Drives and PLCs preferred.
  • Background with manufacturing methods, process improvement programs and procedures required.
  • Experience operating forklift equipment.
  • Ability to successfully multi task in a fast pace environment
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen.
  • Ability perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation.

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:  Monroe
State:  GA

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Maintenance Mechanic, Mechanic, Maintenance, Warehouse, Machinist, Manufacturing