Mechanical Machinery Technician

Brand:  Industrial Automation
Company:  EBF Enterprises
Line of Business:  Engineering

Lincolnton, NC, US, 28092

Req ID:  11625


The Pipe Fitter/Millwright position is responsible for the removal and installation of industrial machinery and equipment.  This is a permanent and full-time position located in Lincolnton, NC.  Candidates can expect to work both out of town and locally (Hickory and the surrounding area). 


EBF Enterprises, Inc. is a part of Matthews International Corporation and located in Lincolnton, NC.  Our company installs and upgrades large machines used in industrial factories such as extruders, presses, and converting equipment. 


  • Removal and installation of industrial machinery and equipment.
  • Utilize hand tools, power tools, and electrical equipment.
  • Care and maintain company tools and equipment. 
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Understand, practice, and enforce safe work practices.


  • Support PLC programmers during commissioning in-house and at customers' sites.
  • Troubleshoot and solve any issues related to the equipment’s electrical systems.
  • May assist with tracking project costs, including time keeping.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Experience in industrial pipe fitting related to production lines for air, natural gas, cooling water, machine assembly, and/or machine installation.
  • Millwright experience preferred. 
  • Rigging experience is preferred (candidates with active rigging certification will be given additional consideration). 
  • Must be knowledgeable with standard industry hand tools, power tools, and equipment. 
  • Must be able to communicate effectively. 
  • Written communication skills.
  • Basic tech skills (Preference for candidates with MS-Apps experience).


  • Active Driver License
  • Background Check Required
  • Drug Test Required
  • Dependable transportation
  • High School Diploma/GED (Preferred)
  • Must be willing to travel


Schedule:  Full-Time 

Monday - Friday (7 am - 5 pm). Some Saturdays may be required. Travel is required (may involve international travel).  This is a local/traveling permanent, full-time position.  Must be willing to commute to the Hickory/Lincolnton/Conover/Charlotte areas on a daily basis.  Must be reliable!

Compensation:  $25 - $35/Hour *Pay depends on skill level.  Daily per diem is paid when traveling. 


· Medical Insurance (including prescription, dental, and vision).

· Health Savings Account

· Earned Time Off (ETO)

· 10 paid holidays

· 401 K and Company Stock Share Plan

· College Savings Programs

· Short Term/Long Term Disability

· Life and AD&D

· Many other benefits are available.


  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk, hear, and see.  
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

The Matthews Industrial Automation division of Matthews International designs, manufactures and distributes a wide range of technologies and solutions for industrial automation applications including marking and coding, and warehouse automation. Our integrated systems identify, track, control, and pick products at the highest levels of accuracy. 

Our focus on innovation is leading to rapid growth in each of the solution areas we provide: product identification, warehouse automation and applied automation technologies.  

At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants. In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord