Maintenance Mechanic

Operations Minneapolis, Minnesota


Mativ is a global leader in specialty materials headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia. The company offers a wide range of critical components and engineered solutions to solve our customers' most complex challenges. With over 7,500 employees worldwide, we manufacture on four continents and generate sales in more than 100 countries. We offer a wide range of premium applications across diversified and growing end markets, from filtration to healthcare to sustainable packaging. Our broad portfolio of technologies combines polymers, fibers, and resins to optimize the performance of our customers' products across multiple stages of the value chain. Our leading positions are a testament to our best-in-class global manufacturing, supply chain, and materials science capabilities. We drive innovation and enhance performance, finding potential in the impossible.   

We currently have exciting career opportunities available for Maintenance Mechanics at our high profile Minneapolis, MN union plant location.     

The work schedule is Monday-Friday (7:00am-3:00pm). Required to be on-call a minimum of one weekend per month.   

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Follow all company established methods, policies, rules, practices, and procedures to ensure employee safety, product quality and efficient operations.
  • Observes mechanical devices in operation, listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble and start devices to test their performance.
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts and lubricates and cleans parts.
  • Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
  • Initiates purchase orders for parts and machines.
  • Repairs electrical equipment.


Associates Degree from a college, university, or technical school; 3years related experience and/or training; recent technical school graduates with required certifications are encouraged to apply

Certifications Preferred:

-Sheet Metal/Fabrication                                                                                                                          -Machining (drill press, saws)                                                                                                                 
-Welding                                                                                                                                                  -Blue Print Reading                                                                                                                                  -Rigging Procedures                                                                                                                                -Vacuum Systems
-Hydraulics                                                                                                                                              --Pneumatic Components
-Machining (Plasma CNC, Milling, Lathing)
-Servo Repair

Required Skills:

-3+ years industrial maintenance experience                                                                                          -Outstanding attention to detail and problem solving skills                                                                      -Computer & math skills
-Ability to interpret a variety of technical instructions
-Ability to work independently and manage workload 
-Strong communication skills                                                                                                                    -Consistent, reliable attendance   

Benefits and Perks:   

  • Competitive starting compensation with annual pay increases
  • $1,500.00 sign-on bonus after 90 days
  • Outstanding Health, Dental & Vision Insurance Benefits effective your first day of employment
  • 401K Retirement Plan, immediate 6% company match and vested
  • 100% Company paid life insurance, short-term disability and long term disability 
  • Wellness incentive program
  • Competitive Vacation & Sick and Safe Time Plans

 Note:  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of this position.   

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or other protected status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Mativ is committed to help individuals with disabilities participate in the workforce, and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Mativ, please email our Talent Acquisition Team at [email protected].