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Maintenance Technician

Company: Tenneco Automotive
Location: Sevierville
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Tracking Code: 185510 Job Location: Sevierville, TN Country: United States

Job Description

Tenneco is one of the world's largest pure-play powertrain companies serving OE markets worldwide with engineered solutions addressing fuel economy, power output, and criteria pollution requirements for gasoline, diesel and electrified powertrains.

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician. This position is responsible for support activities for manufacturing teams and facilities, including electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, etc. Repairs machinery and equipment within the plant, diagnosis source of problem, etc.


  • Trouble shoot and resolve manufacturing equipment issues. Predominately centerless grinders, forging presses, and material handling.
  • Trouble shoot and correct equipment control wiring, sensors, relays, PLC's, drives and other similar electronic devices.
  • Trouble shoot and replace drive motors, servo motors, encoders, cylinders, valves, drive belts, chains, bearings, etc.
  • Some fabrication required cutting, bending, and welding machine guards.
  • Monitor / repair safety devices, such as guards, door interlocks, and system monitoring devices.
  • Some trouble shooting and repair of pneumatic and hydraulic devices such as cylinders, solenoids, control blocks etc.

Required Experience


  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required OR
  • Mechanical and/or electronics training OR
  • Technical/trade school
  • 1-2 years of manufacturing experience preferred


  • The authority is granted to the Maintenance Technician to complete the duties listed in the responsibilities section listed above.

Note: This position description describes only the general nature and level of work encompassed by this job. This description is not a comprehensive listing of all responsibilities, duties, and skills of associates at this level. The company may, at Management discretion, alter the minimum job requirements listed here based on the candidate's qualifications and/or modification to job responsibilities.

Affirmative Action Statement:

This statement affirms the continuing Policy on non-discrimination in employment and treatment during employment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, marital status, parental status, veteran's status, or any other non-job related characteristic or criteria protected by law.

Keywords: Tenneco Automotive, Knoxville , Maintenance Technician, Other , Sevierville, Tennessee

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