United States, Bowling Green, KY, Laundry & Home Care

Lead Mechanic (Night Shift)


At Henkel, you can make a difference. In response to the COVID-19 crisis, we are looking for individuals to join our team to assist with the production and distribution of products which are vital to communities’ health and well-being. These products are used daily in homes, businesses, and throughout the medical system to help people stay clean and healthy. As a Lead Mechanic at our Bowling Green facility, you will a play a critical role in manufacturing the products our communities urgently need.

As a part of the Henkel Team, you will receive excellent perks, including BENEFITS ON DAY ONE, paid vacation and holidays, a climate controlled environment and an onsite healthcare center! 


As a Lead Mechanic, you will:

  • Prepare shift for daily needs.
  • Distinguish difference in equipment failure that needs to be addressed by operators to those that are addressed by mechanics and communicate the information to the appropriate personnel.
  • Know and perform production-recording procedures.
  • Troubleshoot and maintain various types of production operation equipment including but not limited to: motors, conveyors, electrical systems, CNC machinery, pneumatic tools and hydraulic equipment.
  • Provide ongoing partnering and coaching to the team members and line owner on how to effectively implement and utilize autonomous maintenance activities, preventative maintenance planning and execution and operational effectiveness improvements.
  • Maintain electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics and mechanical knowledge via on-going training, industry workshops and technical reading.


  • Minimum of 3 years industrial maintenance or equivalent education.
  • Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Advanced technical or college training preferred.
  • Successful completion of Level 2 Mtc Assessment.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics. 

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies.  Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral.  At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions.  In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.                                                                                                                 

JOB ID: 190008AO
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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