Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician

Relocation Available
Position Type
Full Time

Overview / Job Summary

Aleris is a global leader in the manufacture and sale of aluminum rolled products, with approximately 14 facilities in three geographically aligned business units in North America, Europe and China. We serve a variety of end-use industries, including aerospace, automotive, defense, building and construction, transportation, packaging, and consumer goods.


Our Rolled Products North America (RPNA) division is seeking to add a talented Maintenance Mechanic to its team at our Richmond, VA facility. The purpose of this role is to construct, install, repair, and maintain plant equipment.

Responsibilities Include

  • Construct, install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain all types of mechanical, production and service equipment; inspect, test, adjust, balance, set and align equipment; replace bearings, couplings and shafts to close tolerance and precision fit; layout, fabricate and fit parts and assemblies using hand and power tools; work from blue prints, diagrams, sketches and handbooks.
  • Braze, weld, cut, solder and metalize as required to effect repairs; disassemble, repair, assemble and adjust hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance as required, fill out log book and other related reports.
  • Make up slings and splices; perform heavy rigging; use crane, trucks and materials handling equipment in conjunction with assigned work.
  • Notify appropriate personnel of irregularities in equipment or materials; maintain clean and orderly conditions in shop and work areas; observe all safety rules.
  • Braze, weld, cut, solder and metalize as required to effect repairs; disassemble, repair, assemble and adjust hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
  • To install, inspect, test, calibrate, repair, maintain electrical equipment such as motors; generators; transformers; rectifiers; switches and circuit breakers; relay and control equipment; combustion controls; communication equipment; electronic and fluid controls; electronic testing and measuring devices; precision measuring instruments; gauges; all electronic, electrical, power generation, transmission and distribution systems; instruments; panel boards; wire, cable, conduit, fittings and fasteners; insulating materials; solder; solvents and cleaning materials; paint; parts and supplies associated with the electrical craft, etc.

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D required
  • Minimum of (3) years maintenance experience in a heavy industrial environment is required.
  • Must be able available to work rotating shifts, night shifts, weekends, and overtime as required by operational needs
  • Must obtain minimum score of at least 4 (Silver) on the Applied Technology section of the WorkKeys Test


Aleris is an equal opportunity employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Our HR teams will reach out to the applicants who met the qualifications and most closely aligned with requirements of the positions.


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