Nexus Circular is the leading advanced recycling company at the center of the circular economy. We accelerate plastic recycling so that people, economies, and the environment can thrive. As the leader in advanced recycling technology, we convert landfill-bound plastics into circular feedstocks to produce sustainable virgin plastics.

Nexus has built an outstanding culture. We are looking for people to contribute to a fast-paced, environmentally committed business that is focused on growth and sustainability. We are collaborative, transparent, data-driven and safety focused. We value diverse perspectives and are looking for constructive initiatives and new ideas to support our strategy Given the growth of Nexus, we are seeking people who are comfortable moving between strategic thinking and execution and helping us build on our reputation as the company that has built technology that outperforms, operations at scale with people that deliver.

Nexus Circular is looking to grow its maintenance team with the addition of a new Maintenance Technician at our Atlanta location. This person will be responsible for helping maximize uptime by performing maintenance work on plant equipment to keep it in good working condition and avoid unscheduled downtime.

Responsibilities

  • Maximize uptime by performing scheduled preventative maintenance tasks as well as reactionary repairs
  • Troubleshoot issues with equipment using available resources and industry generated knowledge
  • Install new equipment as specified by the engineering team
  • Ability to use basic hand and power tools and maintain tools and shop space
  • Abide by all OSHA safety standards, requirements, and regulations
  • Be able to obtain powered industrial truck operating certification across several different pieces of equipment (forklift, scissor lift, and skid steer)
  • Contribute to maintenance records and operate off a digital work order list; develop a knowledge base of equipment and their designations
  • Coordinate with the rest of the maintenance team, engineering team, and operations team

Education

  • High school graduate or equivalent

Experience

  • 1+ years plant technician or equivalent trade OR recent technical college graduate

Preferred Skills

  • Welding and/or Pipefitting
  • Ability to use normal maintenance shop equipment (drill press, saws, drills, tap and die, etc.)
  • General electrical troubleshooting
  • Rotating equipment repair (centrifugal pumps, lobe blowers, etc.)
  • Air operated diaphragm pump repair
  • Various tubing (flexible and rigid) with appropriate connection fabrication
  • Hydraulic units and repair
  • Lubrication selection and rounds

Working Conditions

  • Be able to stand or crouch for prolonged periods of time while performing essential functions or tasks
  • Be able to climb ladders to reach elevated areas
  • Be comfortable working from a scissor lift
  • Be able to lift loads of up to 50 lbs.
  • Be able to work in warm/hot areas wearing full PPE

Schedule

  • Day shift

Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of this position.

Nexus Circular Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Nexus Circular provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant with a disability unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.

Statement to Third-Party Agencies: Nexus Circular only accepts resumes from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward any resumes, as Nexus Circular is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.