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Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’. The Company achieved sales of CHF 5.5 billion in 2018. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 145 locations, the company has almost 13,600 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at

Maintenance Mechanic II

Your future position?

As a Maintenance Mechanic II at our Cincinnati, OH manufacturing facility, you will be fundamental in properly maintaining and repairing production machinery, mechanical equipment and property in a generalist capacity to ensure continuous and effective operation. You will also have the opportunity to utilize skills in the preventative maintenance, welding and fabrication fields in support of the entire site on 1st Shift (6:30 am – 3:00 pm). In this role you will:


  • Assemble: you will ensure operation of machineery and mechanical equipment by completing preventative maintenance requirements on conveyor systems and production machines and troublshoot malfunctions.


  • Repair: you will repair or rebuild equipment such as pumps, reducers, mixers, grinders, valves, actuators, seals, conveyors and blowers.


  • Troubleshoot: you will locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operations, listening for problems and using precision measuring and testing instruments.



Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and learn together with teams who are passionate as you are? Then come join us - and impact your world.


Your professional profile includes:

  • High School diploma or equivalent GED is required (Two-year degree in specialized maintenance trade preferred).
  • Minimum of 3-5 years industrial maintenance work experience is required; Food and/or Chemical industry is preferred.
  • Solid customer service orientation and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge in the maintenance of buildings and mechanical, HVAC, electrical and instrumentation systems.
  • Prioritization of maintenance and project workload.
  • Communication skills with all levels of employees.
  • Responds to maintenance trouble calls in a timely manner and with a sense of urgency then identifies and repairs the issues in a thorough and timely manner.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs is required.
  • No food allergies

At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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