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Maintenance Technician

Date: Nov 17, 2021

Location: Fairhaven, MA, US

Company: FUCHS Group

Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
Maintenance Technician Next possible start date | Fairhaven

Hiring Bonus up to $2,000! (if hired between June 28th and August 31st)


Your responsibilities:

As a Maintenance Technician, you are responsible for maintaining the equipment in the facility in the production floor, warehouse and the office area. You will also be responsible for cleaning and providing minor repairs on warehouse machinery. Work includes the maintenance of the buildings and grounds.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Troubleshooting equipment
  • Routine lubrication of equipment
  • Ordering maintenance supplies/ parts
  • Following preventative maintenance program for equipment & facility
  • Assisting with equipment installations
  • Maintaining a clean, organized, and safety of maintenance shop and facility
  • Operation of forklift (experience and/ or forklift operator certificate required)
  • Assuring safety and all regulatory requirements are met with regards to equipment and building maintenance.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe environment
  • Communicate with team members and work order requestors to keep personnel informed of progress
  • Document current status in work order system
  • Follow Best Practices developed by the maintenance team and evolve Best Practices
  • Responsible for responding to assigned corrective actions per the CAR system
  • Complete Safety Skills Training as assigned and on time.  Attend all company training sessions/classes.
  • Assist subcontractors when needed.


Qualifications we are looking for:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.Trade school or some college is a plus..
  • Mechanical maintenance experience is necessary
  • Electrical maintenance experience is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with using lathes, Bridgeports, and mechanical saws
  • Use of hand tools and measurement devices
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Forklift experience/ operator certificate desired
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Basic computer skills required with the ability to enter data onto a tablet.



These are your benefits:

Fuchs offers a challenging and rewarding working environment where employees are encouraged to develop and grow as professionals.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on projects that will expand your experience and challenge your abilities in the global marketplace.  The position also offers an excellent compensation package and a comprehensive suite of benefits. 


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v).

Nye Lubricants is a subsidiary of the FUCHS Group. Nye services a broad range of industries, with a concentration in the automotive, in-vacuum manufacturing, computer printer, disc drive, appliance, aerospace, defense, medical device, and photonics markets. Nye products are carefully engineered materials, formulated for specific applications and developed in close consultation with customers.

Excel beyond your limitations and contribute your ideas in the flat hierarchies of a family-run company listed on the MDAX. Please apply online by clicking the "Apply now" button.

Explore your specialties. Expand your possibilities.

Nearest Major Market: New Bedford