Maintenance Mechanic

Full-time / Part-time:  FT - Employee
Exempt / Non-Exempt:  Hourly

Smithfield, NC, US, 27577

Shift:  Home Shift 1
Requisition ID:  5678
Division:  Flanders

AAF International offers the most comprehensive clean air solutions available across the globe. Selling under the American Air Filter® and the AAF International® brand names, AAF International has been an industry pioneer since 1921 and has since grown to operations in over 22 countries with over 3000 employees. Our products are the industry benchmarks for quality and performance, and delivers clean air solutions in residential, commercial and industrial air pollution control, gas containment removal, power generation, and other stringent clean room environments.

We are a member of the Daikin Group, the world's largest air conditioning and clean air solutions provider with over $15 Billion in sales and 56,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1924, Daikin has grown into a diversified industrial manufacturing company offering solutions in clean, air, air conditioning, refrigeration, chemicals, oil hydraulics, defense systems and electronics. AAF and Daikin are powered by our investment in people, products, and our processes.

Our culture of continuous improvement, safety, and world class operations is powered by our people centered management philosophy. This philosophy is built around mutual selection: that while AAF seeks top talent people to join and deliver on our team, we also want each team member to receive job satisfaction, growth & development, and continued happiness in being a long term member of the AAF family. This is fueled by our belief in treating our people, our supply partners, our customers and our environment with the trust and respect we each require, and our passion to give back to our community for our success.

Read more about our philosophy at:

AAF International is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran.


Act as part of a team to ensure that the daily operations of the facility are running at optimum efficiency.



  • Maintain and repair all equipment in the facility.
  • Be sure facility is maintained in a safe and clean atmosphere.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management.



  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • Must have 2 years experience in mechanics. 
  • Must have excellent mechanical skills. 
  • Must have basic electrical skills. 
  • Must be able to troubleshoot problems quickly.
  • Background preferred in manufacturing.
  • Must be able to work unexpected hours; on call 24-7.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have own transportation.



  • Must work safely at all times obeying both OSHA and company guidelines.
  • Report any unsafe actions or conditions to management immediately.



  • Must be able to lift up to approximately 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to stand on your feet for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, and squat.
  • Must be able to work in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be able to work around equipment which generates extensive heat.
  • Must be able to work in both hot and cold conditions, both in and out of the facility, depending on weather conditions.
  • Must be able to travel throughout the facility to obtain information needed to perform job functions.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, uniform servicemember status, age, disability or any other legally recognized protected personal characteristics.

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh