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Maintenance Lead-Dryer

Job Req ID:  8796

Roxboro, NC, US, 27574-6774

Date:  May 9, 2023

Job Purpose


To schedule and perform preventative and predictive maintenance. To serve as lead mechanic, assigning daily work to maintenance team.


In this position you will have the opportunity to:


  • Schedule and perform complex preventative and predictive maintenance functions and equipment repairs.
  • Perform general fabrication and machinist work and troubleshoot problems, as necessary.
  • Develop and train area maintenance personnel.   
  • Serve as lead mechanic and assign daily work to maintenance team.
  • Learn, teach, and develop predictive maintenance tools and applications.
  • Assist with development of weekly work plans and oversee execution of weekly work plans including documentation.
  • Development or revision of area PMs and/or predictive maintenance tasks.
  • Proficient in MP2 using the program for recording PM work, predictive and corrective work performed.
  • Record daily through MP2 PM, predictive, and corrective work performed.
  • Identify parts needed to perform tasks and track through MP2.
  • Ensure work areas are properly maintained, clean, and orderly and tools placed in proper storage areas.
  • Perform other duties as necessary and in accordance with safety and environmental rules and regulations.


What do I need to be successful?




Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated leadership/supervisory experience.
  • Expert knowledge of preventative and predictive maintenance functions and maintenance equipment and tools.
  • Strong time management, organization, and prioritizing skills.
  • Strong oral, written communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret safety rules and regulations, schematics, blueprints, and written repair manuals.





  • 2 years of technical training in general maintenance.



  • 5+ years’ general maintenance experience and demonstrated leadership/supervisory experience required.
  • Alternatively, any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.


Essential Functions:

  • Ability to climb, bend, stoop, squat, lift to 50 lbs., work in confined spaces and work at substantial height.
  • Ability to use an assortment of hand tools, pullers, hoist, jacks, drill motors and presses, saws, man lifts, portable crane, cables, winches, forklifts, ladders, welding equipment, acetylene torches, rigging, etc.


  • Ability to work with oils, greases, solvents and cleaning solutions, fire hoses and extinguishers, insulating materials, structural steel and plates, welding gases, etc.

Job Segment: Maintenance, Fabrication, Welding, Manufacturing