Facilities Maintenance Assistant

Job ID: 1865353

Fort Worth (USA)

As an international brand company with German roots, we at RECARO pursue the vision of improving the performance of people in motion like no other. In keeping with our tradition, Safety, Quality, and Ingenious Design are at the core of all that we do. This allows us to exceed the expectations of our customers every day and make performance something you can feel: Feel Performance.

In addition to RECARO Holding and RECARO Child Safety, our corporate group also includes RECARO Aircraft Seating headquartered in Schwäbisch Hall. We develop, produce, and market innovative seats for economy and business class, which meet the highest standards when it comes to comfort, lightweight construction, and design. As an internationally renowned brand, we are one of the world’s three largest suppliers of aircraft seats with our premium products. To enhance our team, we are looking to fill the following position at our site in Fort Worth at the earliest possible date:

Facilities Maintenance Assistant


Position Summary:

Perform housekeeping and maintenance functions to maintain the facility.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, other duties may be assigned:

  • Light plumbing, fabricating, painting, housekeeping, grounds keeping, facilities inspection, overhead doors repairs, events setup and teardown, inclement weather preparations, assisting other tradesman and emergency repairs
  • Perform PM’s, troubleshooting, repairs, adjustments, and installations to equipment including commercial plumbing, mechanical systems, HVAC filters, lighting, access controls, cameras, and other equipment. This will require weekly and monthly inspections of equipment and good record keeping ability
  • Participate in arial work, overhead lifting activities, loading and unloading of equipment, and other setup and relocation.
  • Setup, Teardown, make ready Conference Rooms.
  • Ability to use ALL shop equipment and possess small hand tools.
  • Promote working in a safe manner by establishing designated work zones with posted signage, communicating hazards adequately to nearby employees, utilizing proper PPE, initiating stop-work practices in unsafe situations, reporting incidents and injuries promptly, and confronting unsafe acts and situations related to contractor work
  • Adhere to the RECARO Lock out/Tag out program and other OSHA requirements and standards
  • Coordinate with external vendors when assigned.
  • Operate forklift, scissor/boom man lifts, company vehicles and other necessary equipment to perform job duties.
  • Able to work periodic weekends and evenings to accomplish certain tasks in non-production hours to minimize the impact to production.
  • Motivated self-starter who can manage tasks and projects and make decisions, and is also willing to be a part of a high performing team


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 the essential functions.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least 1 year experience in some type of maintenance support at manufacturing environment
  • Ability to remain flexible in a dynamic business environment
  • Ability to read/comprehend schematics and technical information
  • Work effectively as a team member
  • Prioritize and complete multiple tasks and responsibilities

You will be a perfect fit for our team if you are enthusiastic about innovative products, enjoy setting ambitious goals, love taking on responsibility, are motivated by an environment of appreciative, trusting collaboration, and have a strong creative drive. In return, we promise to give you the freedom to develop your potential with individual development opportunities and will provide you with the necessary competencies to increase your personal responsibility so that you can face the future together with RECARO.

Our recruiting team looks forward to receiving your application. Your personal information will be kept confidential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs.

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