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Date: Oct 12, 2018

Location: Philadelphia, PA, US

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide, ranking No. 87 in the 2017 Fortune 500 listings. Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as and in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria, the Netherlands and Australia and in the U.K., as well as HomeSense in the U.K. and Ireland. At the end of 2016, TJX had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates. As a retail organization committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!


The Skilled Tech Mechanic will have the ability to develop a plan of action to accomplish departmental and distribution goals, have the ability to interact with outside contractors when needed, be on call for emergencies while working, ability to handle multiple projects and daily activities, and meet time lines as designated.



1. Must be able to operate cutting torches and various types of welding equipment

2. Possess and can demonstrate carpentry skills

3. Demonstrate and ability to fabricate projects from either wood or metal.

4. Recommends and implements improvements to equipment, operations and procedures and safety as appropriate.

5. Supports maintenance manager, supervisor, and clerk to spec out and orders parts, and help maintain inventory of spares.

6. Work directly with vendors and or contractors to ensure systems operate at desired performance when needed.

7. Keeps all building and material handling systems operating



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and /or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

1. 3+ years of experience working in an industrial or similar maintenance position.

2. Experience in industrial maintenance field with demonstrated preventative maintenance experience in material handling

3. Proven proficiency in three or more of the following areas; electrical/electronics, welding/fabrication, plumbing, electro hydraulics, mechanical and electrical drive systems, PLC controlled systems

4. Familiarity with OSHA/NFPA/NEC standards

5. Understand and knowledgeable of MSDS sheets

6. Ability to understand and read English

7. Ability to grasp, bend, and lift or otherwise move items weighing up to 75 pounds

8. Good communications and writing skills

9. Math skills to include but not limited to general math.

10. Capable of completing all company forms and paperwork

11. Ability to work at heights or unusual work positions.

12. Must be able to read and understand drawings, i.e., architect, mechanical, electrical, plumbing etc.

13. Must be able to operate all shop equipment and hand tools.

14. Must maintain housekeeping standards

15. Must maintain safe work practices.

16. Grasp, bend, and lift or otherwise move items weighing up to 75 lbs.


Work Environment:

Frequent exposure to lubricants, chemical vapors, aerosols, and other physical demands requiring certain levels of tolerance for working in adverse conditions i.e., noise, dust, heat, weather, conditions is necessary.


Schedule Details:

  • Friday, Saturday, Sunday 6:30AM to 7:00PM
  • 36 Hours scheduled, compensated for 40 Hours, Full Time

At the TJX Companies, Inc., you'll not only enjoy working with a stable and profitable organization, but you'll also enjoy the benefits that go along with it, such as: Medical/Dental/Life insurance, and Associate Discounts. TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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