Maintenance Mechanic - Greenville

USG Corporation

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Greenville, MS

Job Description

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Job Overview:

USG is an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions. For more than 115 years, Chicago-based USG has developed award-winning wall, ceiling, flooring, sheathing and roofing products that enable customers to build the outstanding spaces where people live, work and play. With almost 7,000 employees across North America and operations around the world, we are steadfastly committed to our core values: safety, innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity and efficiency. 

Our employees are the backbone that supports our organization. That’s why we hire people for careers, not jobs. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees’ futures.  Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate milestone anniversaries with us –  find out how you can join our team and build your career with USG:

Job Description

  1. Know and practice all applicable plant and departmental safety rules, and all specific job safety rules and procedures.
  2. Report any unsafe condition or defective equipment to your supervisor immediately.
  3. Have ability to understand verbal and written instructions from plant supervision and efficiently and effectively perform assigned tasks.
  4. Have ability to effectively communicate with co‐workers and supervisors as related to job performance.
  5. Perform daily routine housekeeping.
  6. Ability to lift items 51 pounds or less and negotiate uneven terrain, ramps, steps and ladders.
  7. Must know general plant layout, equipment and function.
  8. Must have ability to safely operate plant mobile equipment including Fork Trucks, JLG & Scissor Lifts.
  9. Normal working schedule is 6a – 3:30p, Monday thru Friday, but sometimes it is necessary to work OT to meet the needs of the Plant.
  10. Ability to work at various heights which may extend to 180 feet.
  1. Must be able to perform the essential physical requirements necessary for this job area.
  2. Must have a basic understanding of industrial maintenance.
  3. Must have a safe work history.
  4. Must demonstrate dependable attendance.
  5. Qualified candidates must have the ability to work independently without direct supervision as well the ability to effectively relate and interact with all levels of the organization.
  6. Must have the ability to handle multiple work assignments in a timely and accurate manner.
  7. Must successfully pass Maintenance skills test.
  8. Must be able to work on short notice or without notice based on run schedule.


EOE including disability/veteran