Maintenance Mechanic Job

DATE: May 26, 2024

LOCATION: Marietta, Pennsylvania, United States, 17547

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Maintenance Mechanic

fully qualified candidates from $32.12-$36.82 with opportunity to progress


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. is seeking an experienced Maintenance Mechanic to support manufacturing operations at our plant in Marietta, PA. The plant manufactures mineral fiber ceiling tiles in a 24/7 fast paced environment. This position will be responsible for ensuring that the plant meets its key performance metrics and goals for safety, quality, throughput, delivery and cost.  Must be able to work shifts including nights and weekends.

You will be responsible for the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic processes and systems.  You will work with operators, mechanics, electricians and engineers to solve manufacturing problems.


Specific job duties include:

  • Assemble, install, dismantle, repair, and reassemble mechanical equipment as necessary.
  • Diagnose and correct mechanical malfunctions so as to maintain equipment in a state of operating effectiveness and to meet production requirements
  • Work on mechanical equipment such as powered conveyors, paint booths, gas fired dryers, robotic palletizers, dust collectors, pump systems, etc…
  • You will execute predictive, preventative and corrective maintenance as scheduled.
  • Use a variety of hand and portable power tools, along with shop equipment such as drill press, hack saw, grinder, lathe, etc.
  • Requisition and procure required materials from storeroom.
  • Work from prints, sketches and other written or verbal instructions.
  • Maintain personal work tools
  • Perform other related miscellaneous duties as required

The position is expected to cover for shift work vacancies as necessary which may include nights and weekends.



  • We require at least 3 years relevant mechanical maintenance experience in a manufacturing/plant environment,
  • Ability to operate mobile equipment;
  • Ability to be self-directed and work with limited supervision;
  • Ability to perform precision tasks including alignments using lasers, dial indicators, etc.
  • Ability to be trained on basic maintenance electrical troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the repair / installation of mechanical equipment;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of predictive maintenance practices (vibration, ultrasound, etc.) desired.


Preferred requirements:

  • Journeyman certification as an Industrial Mechanic or Millwright
  • Five plus years of Plant Mechanical Maintenance experience.


We will only consider online submissions of employment interest via your application being submitted on our career website:  No resumes or applications will be accepted at our plant.  To be considered for employment, selected candidates may be asked to complete the ACT "WorkKeys" assessment.

Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets


We offer competitive benefits including options and choices to fit your needs such as medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, long and short term disability coverage, 401k plan, paid time off, and product discount programs.

About the Company:

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions.  With over 3,700 employees and fiscal 2015 revenues from ceiling operations in excess of $1.2 billion, AWI operates from a global manufacturing network of 24 facilities, including 9 plants dedicated to its WAVE joint venture. 


At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.

For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

About the Location:

Located 15 miles from the corporate headquarters in Lancaster, PA, Marietta sits on the northeast bank of the Susquehanna River.  It is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC and New York City. The area offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.

How to Apply:

Armstrong is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets. Apply online at

Job: Production
Primary Location: Marietta, Pennsylvania
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Employment Status: Full-Time

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