Maintenance Engineer

Published: Nov 17, 2023

Location: Fountain Inn, US, 29644

Company: MAPAL Group


MAPAL Inc. is the US subsidiary of the MAPAL Group. It employs more than 175 team members at two locations in the United States to ensure superior customer satisfaction. The site in Fountain Inn, South Carolina, is the US Centre of Competence for solid carbide tools. A special focus lies on the US aerospace industry which is closely supported with an Aerospace Test Centre on site.


The MAPAL Group is an international supplier of precision tools for the machining of almost all materials. The family business has 5,000 employees worldwide and sees itself as a technology partner to its customers.
Interesting and challenging tasks, good opportunities for development and the attractive working conditions of a modern company are the basis for long-term working  relationships.



  • Operation of machinery or equipment required to perform the specified maintenance or repair in a safe and effective manner: Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing troubleshooting and preventive maintenance
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts
  • Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance
  • Implement and inspect equipment maintenance according to maintenance schedule; conducts machine set up, troubleshooting, repairs and preventative maintenance service. 
  • Expert performance of tasks involved in the upkeep of the building and grounds, installation, maintenance, maintaining and repairing of hydraulic. pneumatic, electronic, mechanical and electrical systems on all production machines, equipment and building
  • Ensure work area and equipment are maintained, organized and clean to MAPAL standards
  • Exceed and exhibit all MAPAL Inc. behaviors as defined by policy, procedure and standards
  • Ensure written flow charts, work instructions and/or standards for each position responsibility is consistent and accurate. Update, refine and adjust as needed or required
  • Actively participates in all cross-functional team projects and assignments as directed by Production Manager
  • Tasks as assigned to qualification standard



  • Experienced Maintenance Technician with focus specific to, electrical, instrumentation, PLC with demonstrated experience with hydraulic and pneumatic. A self-starter with a specific skill set in a hands-on work environment of installation and maintenance of equipment and machinery
  • Demonstrated ability to read electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic schematics and perform required work; to use all equipment needed to trouble shoot problems with machines dis-assemble and assemble machines correctly and accurately according to manufacturer guidelines; to understand and effectively execute information, verbal instructions, and written procedures
  • Detail oriented and skilled in understanding troubleshooting, process workflow
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Positive, ‘Can do’ attitude and approach


We look forward to receiving your online application in our Career Portal.
Telephone: (864) 881-7911 | E-Mail:    MAPAL Inc. | Fountain Inn, SC


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Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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