Maintenance Mechanic – DeLand,FL

Location: Deland, FL
Job Hours:      7am-3:30pm

Thatcher Chemical of Florida, Inc. (DeLand, FL) is seeking an experienced maintenance mechanic to work in the DeLand, FL facility.


SHIFT:  THIS POSITION WILL BE FOR DAY SHIFT.  MONDAY – FRIDAY 7:00AM – 3:30PM. MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL FLEXIBILITY DEPENDING UPON PLANT NEEDS.  PERIODIC TRAVEL TO PALMETTO, FL TO WORK AT SECOND FACILITY.


Desired Qualifications



  • High level of competency in maintenance skills and experience (7+ years)

  • Supervise daily plaint maintenance activities.

  • Focus on mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, chemical processes in regard to preventive maintenance and new construction.

  • Experience in plumbing and pipe fitting desired.

  • Ability to work safely with strict adherence to established standard operating procedures, safety protocols, OSHA requirements and industry safety practices.

  • Ability to work in a variety of physical environmental conditions (hot, cold, wet, dry, etc.)

  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. on a relatively regular basis and meet all other physical requirements of the position.

  • Demonstrated ability to follow detailed instructions (verbal and written).

  • History of demonstrated skills and abilities in the utilization of handtools and equipment (JLG, forklifts, etc.) and systems related to industrial plant maintenance.

  • Ability to understand, interpret and follow technical construction and mechanical drawings and plans.

  • Read, write, and understand the English language.

  • Prior experience in a chemical or petro-chemical manufacturing environment preferred.

  • Successful history of working in a team environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to own work processes and meet deadlines.

  • Knowledge of and demonstrated application of general maintenance skills


Major Accountabilities



  • Complete projects as assigned by the plant manager. Schedule all daily maintenance activities

  • Work with other team members to comprehensively complete maintenance projects.

  • Successfully maintain plant assets and mechanical systems minimizing down-time and maximizing equipment utilization and equipment life.


What’s In It for You?



  • Competitive wage (DOE and Skill Level)

  • Benefit package including health, accident, life, and dental insurance plans.

  • Significant profit sharing/retirement plan which is 100% employer paid.


Contact Information:  Send resume to hr@tchem.com  (LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY PLEASE)


Thatcher Chemical of Florida, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)