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Pine Grove, PA, US

Industrial Maintenance Technician


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


Guilford Performance Textile by Lear Corporation is a supplier of textiles to the global automotive industry as well as to industrial and medical markets in the U.S.  With revenues of approximately $350 million and 1500 employees worldwide, we have two manufacturing facilities in the US and one in the UK.  Guilford is owned by Lear Corporation, a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical power management systems, with over $21 billion in revenue, operations in 35 countries and a culture that is dedicated to operational excellence, superior customer service and continuous improvement.


This position is located in our Pine Grove, Pennsylvania facility, which is approximately 30 minutes northeast of Harrisburg, the state capitol of Pennsylvania. Pine Grove also has easy access to both Baltimore and Philadelphia, both of which are about two and one-half hours from the facility. Our Pine Grove facility develops and manufactures a wide array of products for the Company’s Specialty Products Group.



Job Title: Industrial Maintenance Technician

The successful candidate will provide primary electrical support with multi craft abilities that includes installs, maintains and repairs mechanical, electrical, and electronic components on plant machinery, utilities, power circuits and control systems. 

The position will work closely with the operational leadership, and will interact with related departments for experimental investigation, testing, and analyzing current operational processes and assist in overall improvements that relates to the maintenance needs. 



  • Minimum of 3 years electrical OR Mechanical experience in a manufacturing setting (5+ years Master Tech III)
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to multi-task and quickly adapt to a changing environment
  • Candidate should be self-motivated, detail oriented, and team player


Additional Job Details:

  • Performs all technical tasks typically associated with being an industrial electrician and mechanic
  • Works toward the successful completion of the requirements to attain the next level of Maintenance Technician performance and job classification
  • Executes work orders and completes documentation as required
  • Uses tools of the mechanical and electrical craft with skill; accomplishes each assignment with quality workmanship, conforming to Guilford and other standards
  • Performs predictive/preventive maintenance as directed
  • Locates source of trouble with electrical and/or mechanical equipment or apparatus by tracing and testing circuits and inspecting for mechanical failures
  • Install and repair all types of electrical and electronic equipment such as wiring devices, motors, transformers, starters, circuit breakers, relays, circuit boards, motor drives, PLC modules, etc.
  • Is very familiar with computers, and knows/can learn how to use software to find information and perform tasks
  • Possesses basic machine shop skills (use of micrometers, indicators, setting up work/tooling, running machine tools, etc.)
  • Possesses basic metal fabrication and building skills (layout, cutting, welding, finishing, etc.)
  • Understands and follows all safety procedures (lockout, fall protection, hot work, etc.)
  • Maintains good housekeeping in the work area and performs other tasks as directed
  • Demonstrates limited leadership and project management skills/abilities, and exercises good discretionary judgement in the execution of problem identification and resolution
  • Operates mobile equipment (fork trucks, personnel lifts, etc.)




Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.
Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Allentown