Maintenance Technician

Website JOST International

Maintenance Technician Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Technician
Type Full Time (2nd shift)
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Grand Haven, TN, United States
Company JOST International

Company Profile

JOST International designs and manufactures fifth wheels, landing gear, kingpins, turntables, hydraulic cylinders, and aerodynamic devices for the road transportation market.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Maintenance Technician who will perform detailed phases of tool room/machinist/maintenance work.

Performs duties associated with all areas of production due to maintenance issues.

This position reports to the Maintenance Manager.

Education Level

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience


  • Any additional duties that have not been specifically stated, but which may be assigned and those that are logically and properly inherent to this position.
  • Building prototype products and test units.
  • Daily and monthly maintenance, which includes monthly fire extinguisher checks, monthly housekeeping audits, maintenance records, and internal audits.
  • Manage the preventative maintenance program to include; performing the PM schedule as assigned on the maintenance calendar, completing all documentation, and placing all documents in their proper locations in the maintenance folders.
  • Operation of all tool room machinery.
  • Repair and maintain weld fixtures.
  • Welding (MIG) due to maintenance issues.


  • Ability to gain knowledge and perform in all areas of production.
  • Ability to gain knowledge of company products.
  • Comply with quality, environmental, and safety policies and procedures.
  • Ability to obtain JOST International Fork Truck Certification.
  • Knowledge of basic tool room skills preferred.
  • Must be able to work a flexible work schedule.

Physical Requirements

  • Work is generally performed in a production plant 100% of the time
  • Regularly stand, walk, reach, bend, twist, and occasionally will be required to stoop, kneel, lift, pull, or move objects of 50 pounds or less with or without assistance.


  • 401k plus up to 4% company match
  • 9 paid holidays
  • Company-provided and voluntary term life
  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Paid vacation days (PTO)
  • Short-Term and Long-Term disability

Employer’s Statement

JOST International is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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