Newell Brands Skilled Trades Technician lll in Reedsburg, Wisconsin

Position Title : Skilled Trades Maintenance Journeyman Technician III

Location: Reedsburg, WI

Reports to: Production Supervisor

Shift: 2nd

Provides advanced maintenance support for equipment and the facility.


  • Able to complete all expected duties within the Skilled Trades Tech II position.

  • Equipment installation, equipment troubleshooting, equipment repair, parts checkout, parts ordering, and use of manufacturing tech support.

  • Maintenance activities including but not limited to:

  • Electrical & plumbing installation and repair

  • Hydraulic system troubleshooting

  • PLC troubleshooting

  • Welding & cutting

  • Basic building repair and construction

  • Communication cable installation

  • Bloodborne pathogen cleanup

  • All other duties as assigned.

  • All job functions to be completed in compliance with federal, state, local regulations, company guidelines and policies.

Key Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Journeyman license, work experience or equivalent technical training in a related field.

  • Minimum of four years continuous maintenance experience preferred.

  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with diverse groups across multiple levels in the organization

  • Advanced mechanical ability

  • Advanced ability in all aspects of facility and equipment maintenance.

  • Hydraulic troubleshooting

  • Repair of electrical and plumbing systems.

  • PLC operations & programming preferred

  • Electrical & hydraulic schematics

  • Ability to work at heights.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a powered industrial vehicle license.

  • Ability to periodically work outside under all weather conditions

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a 1 st aid and CPR certification.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS : Frequent to constant standing, walking and stepping up and down, frequent lifting and carrying up to 25lbs, occasionally lifting up to 75lbs, frequently squat, bend, twist, reach and kneel, frequent or repetitive hand functions, frequently climbing of stairs and ladders, and able to work in awkward or tight spaces occasionally.

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.