Maintenance Technician (Weekend) 1 1


Williamsport, MD, US, 21795

Xerxes Corporation, a division of Shawcor Ltd., (Shawcor) is looking for a Maintenece Technician. Shawcor is the largest manufacturer of underground fiberglass storage tanks in the world. With nearly 40 years of direct industry expertise, we are recognized as both a leading innovator and a trusted brand. We are always looking to add great people to the Shawcor family, people whose skills and goals match our Mission and Values. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in a dynamic team environment where integrity and passion drives operational excellence, Shawcor is for you!



Reporting to the Production Manager, the Maintenance Technician is accountable for a range of maintenance and repairs on plant equipment and facilities. 




  • Utilize all tools and equipment safely, maintains and repairs equipment used during the production of Underground storage tanks and accessories 

  • Practices preventative maintenance by monitoring all equipment used during production 

  • Performs minor machining and welding as required for maintenance and production 

  • Rebuilds and makes adjustments on controls, portable tools, compressors, heaters, welders, lift trucks, and other equipment and machines as required 

  • Performs routine maintenance on Company vehicles 

  • Maintains, hydraulic, plumbing, water connections and fittings, compressed air systems, and all heating and cooling equipment throughout the plant 

  • Maintains or arranges maintenance of fire sprinkler systems, static electricity arresters, and fire doors 

  • Supports all equipment and building regulations for compliance with Company and state/federal safety standards 




  • Post-secondary training and/or technical coursework in industrial maintenance is preferred 

  • Previous experience in similar role 

  • Valid driver’s license 

  • Mechanical aptitude with ability to promptly diagnose and correct mechanical and equipment problems 

  • Requires skill in operating necessary tools and equipment and an understanding of the conditions that may impact their performance 

  • Competent in performing building and equipment maintenance, including electrical LOTO, mechanical, plumbing, and carpentry work 

  • Skilled in performing repairs on controls, motors, portable tools, electric hoists, hydraulics, diesel engines, tow motors, cranes, air compressors, heaters, welders, lift trucks, bench and floor power tools, chain fans, air conditioners, and motor vehicles 

  • Ability to work from wiring diagrams and equipment manuals for rebuilding equipment and manual repairs 

  • Good problem-solving skills and attention to detail 

  • Good understanding of the English language including verbal, written, and reading skills 

  • Ability to communicate effectively with others and work as part of a team with a positive attitude 

  • Ability to learn new tools and equipment as required for the position 

  • Ability to work at heights and within confined spaces when required 

  • Ability to work variable hours including shift work, and weekends as needed 

  • Ability to meet physical requirements including lifting up to 25 lbs., bending, crouching, kneeling, and standing for extended periods of time 




We are an equal opportunity employer that truly values each employee. In addition to offering a competitive wage based on your skills and qualifications, you will also be supported with the following benefits: 


  • Challenging career with opportunities for advancement 

  • Group benefits package 

  • Incentive compensation program 

  • 401k matching 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All recruiting activities are managed via our applicant tracking system. Please apply online to be considered for this opportunity.


Shawcor is an equal opportunity employer.

Nearest Major Market: Hagerstown