Maintenance Technician


Portland, OR, US, 97230

Function:  Manufacturing
Audience:  Hourly
Work Arrangement:  On Site
Requisition ID:  59007

Are you LME certified? Limited Maintenance Electrical License

Do you enjoy working in dynamic fast paced environments? Do you have your LME and enjoy working in manufacturing and production? Owens Corning may have the job for you. Owens Corning is a global building and industrial materials leader that was founded in 1938. We employ everyday heroes that join our team and have created a successful business in insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composite materials. If you are curious and collaborative, this is a job for you!

What You’ll Get

  • Competitive weekly pay starting at $41/hour with opportunity of scheduled overtime, and a $1.50 night shift differential. Also, opportunities for growth, stability, and career advancements
  • Benefits package that includes 401(k) plan with company matching up to 6% with an additional 2%, Employee stock purchase program, medical coverage plans customized to suit your needs, including an HSA, and commitment to work/life balance through our paid time off (PTO) programs, company paid holidays, and Oregon Sick Leave
  • VIP Bonus program with the potential of a 10% quarterly bonus
  • Corporate Wellness Incentive of up to $700 per year
  • Yearly Plant Wellness Incentive of $300 for employee only and an additional $300 for a spouse or partner
  • On the Job Training and all the resources you will need to be successful
  • Clean work environment, with provided company clothing and laundry service, all PPE provided, and a yearly boot allowance
  • Free fruit and veggies weekly
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What You’ll Do

  • Work Safely
  • Resolve all equipment and electrical issues
  • Complete project work in mechanical, electrical, and programming areas
  • Perform all Planned and Scheduled Maintenance activities
  • Continuous improvement of Preventative and Predictive activities, and all operations equipment and processes
  • Use and interpret schematics and blueprints related to mechanical/electrical equipment.
  • Maintain accurate up-to-date maintenance database records (SAP).
  • Use and promote LTT (Lock, Tag, Try)
  • Ongoing personal development, including staying up to date on current maintenance techniques.
  • Learn general working knowledge of equipment operation

What You’ll Need

  • State of Oregon Limited Maintenance Electrical License-or higher is required
  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting motors and controls, drives, instrumentation, and PLC's is required.
  • Basic Machining Skills - Welding, Drilling, Lathe/Mill operation is preferred
  • 3-5 years of documented experience in industrial equipment maintenance, or vocational training plus 3 years of work experience in a manufacturing plant.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) is required.
  • Comfortable with basic computer skills including email, data entry, etc.

For a full job description and to learn more about Owens Corning, please visit our website at

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $41.00 per hour



  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance




  • 12 hour shift


Work setting:


  • In-person


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Portland, OR 97230: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)




  • High school or equivalent (Required)




  • Oregon PJ (Plant Journeyman) License (Preferred)
  • Oregon LME (Limited Maintenance Electrician) License (Preferred)


Work Location: In person



About Owens Corning  

Owens Corning is a global building and industrial materials leader. The company's three integrated businesses are dedicated to the manufacture and advancement of a broad range of insulation, roofing and fiberglass composite materials. Leveraging the talents of 19,000 employees in 33 countries, Owens Corning provides innovative products, manufacturing technologies, and sustainable solutions that address energy efficiency, product safety, renewable energy, durable infrastructure, and labor productivity. These solutions provide a material difference to the company's customers and make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, the company posted 2019 sales of $7.2 billion. Founded in 1938, it has been a Fortune 500® company for 65 consecutive years. For more information, please visit

Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon