Maintenance Technician
Job Details
First Mate - GARDNER, MA
Full Time
High School
Up to 25%
Installation - Maint - Repair

Role & Responsibilities

A Seaman Paper Corporate Field Service / Controls Technician provides support to our Converting facilities, through their respective Site Managers, in cooperation with site Maintenance personnel to maintain and/or recover safe and efficient operations. The role requires the ability to troubleshoot, identify and correct any number of possible process and equipment issues that face our manufacturing organization.


The Field Service / Controls Technicians work will be compliant with applicable safety standards and regulatory codes.


· Maintain existing equipment and process control systems

· Support implementation of new machinery

· Ability to troubleshoot control circuits and their associated field devices on various types of Machinery, identify faults and restore operations

· Contribute to interdisciplinary teams on design and implementation of new processes/equipment

· Monitor existing process reliability and capabilities on new and legacy processes

· Work with site maintenance personnel to specify and ensure proper spare parts are maintained at the respective plant level.




· Proven expertise as a Field Service / Controls Technician including use of diagnostic meters/ various types of PLC, Drives, Servos, and HMI software.

· Ability to read and understand electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic schematics and mechanical prints for all types of machinery.

· Proficiency in problem-solving

· Strong verbal and written communication skills

· Organized with attention to detail

· Ability to respond, as needed, in support of operational needs

· Maintain a professional demeanor, as a representative of Seaman Paper, at all times


· 2-year Electrical Technician Certification or equivalent field experience

· Minimum of 5-years experience in Industrial Settings as a Controls Technician

· OSHA 10-hour General Industry Training

· Ability to demonstrate typical LOTO procedures.