Industrial Mechanic

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Libbey Glass, a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is currently recruiting for its Shreveport, Louisiana location.  Known for its “Shreveport Spirit”, the Louisiana based Libbey team has shown remarkable adaptability to changing markets, for championing Lean, and leading Libbey in state of the art training programs.  For more information on Libbey, visit

Libbey offers an environment that promotes development and rewards individuals in a culture that focuses on results. 

We are currently accepting resumes for skilled tradesmen positions in our facility for individuals with strong mechanical, troubleshooting, and problem solving ability along with a desire to support Continual Improvement.

Primary Function:

Candidate will perform a variety of duties on Libbey machines and equipment which include: setup, troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, rebuild and repair work.

Key Job Elements:

  • Perform a variety of skilled tasks on all manner of machines, equipment and facilities safely wearing the proper PPE
  • Must be able to perform a variety of skilled trades tasks such as rebuild work, fabrication, welding, pipefitting, minor machining and general maintenance
  • Analyzes mechanical problems on production equipment and takes necessary actions to repair
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects repeatedly performing setup and maintenance duties  
  • Display behaviors, sound judgment, and professionalism consistent with Libbey’s Values

Specific Skills / Experience:

  • Mechanical and Welding assessment is required for this position
  • Satisfactorily complete job specific physical for position
  • HS Diploma or GED and vocational training
  • Work in all areas of facility safely with associated personal protection equipment (PPE)
  • Perform tradesman work by reasoning through problems involving job setup & planning
  • Must be proficient in reading blueprints, measurement, mechanical maintenance welding, pipefitting, and in the basic operation of machine tools
  • Demonstrate project participation working with a team and good communication skills
  • Able to work any shift dictated by activity at facility & SDC
  • Heavy lifting; work in / around extreme heat & conditions
  • Have a minimum of (3) year’s work experience as an Industrial Mechanic in an industrial environment; proof required


  • Other certifications applicable to position


Libbey Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Shreveport

Job Segment: Pipefitter, Industrial, Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Manufacturing, Operations

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