Career with KMI

Internal Training

Over many years we have built outstanding technological knowledge.

Since qualified personnel are needed to assure long term quality to our customers, we at KMI believe in continuous professional training sessions to be able to assure highest innovative products to all our customers.


Working at KMI

Kings Mountain Intl. is a manufacturing company and unique to the industry of metal processing of steel and various metals for the Laminating and Aero-space industries. As our business is growing, we are seeking to hire additional employees, who have a stable work history with a record of good attendance!

To complete our application process, all applicants must submit a completed application and all federally required self-ID forms. Please complete and submit the Job Application below or visit our plant Monday -Friday 8am to 4pm. Kings Mountain International offers competitive pay and benefits.

Current Opening Positions

Maintenance Mechanic Lead

Kings Mountain International, a leader in the processing and finishing of architectural press plates and specialty grinding of various metals, has an outstanding opportunity for a working, hands-on Lead Maintenance Mechanic. We are seeking to hire an experienced Maintenance Mechanic who can coordinate various maintenance needs, delegate them, and work alongside team members to get the job done!  We are seeking someone with the ability to install, build, repair, and troubleshoot industrial equipment mechanically and electrically. The ideal candidate will be a good communicator and leader, with a vast knowledge of maintenance in a manufacturing environment. This position has growth opportunity with the Company!


  • Lays out projects, request and develops estimates, requisitions materials, assigns and assists to completion as required.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair mechanical and electrical issues with equipment.
  • Coordinates and performs all maintenance on equipment and facility.
  • Purchasing responsibilities using internet, and various software as needed.
  • Fabrication of simple parts, brackets, etc., cutting serrations in contact rolls, welding, etc. as needed.


  • Must be able to work 1st shift (6am to 2pm) with some overtime required to include Saturday/Sunday and must be able to report to work earlier than 6am if required,
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Prefer two to three-year Technical training.
  • Minimum of five years’ work experience in electro-mechanical maintenance, manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Must be able to lift, move, push and/or pull 50 lbs. to 100 lbs.
  • Must have own tools.
  • Must have a stable work history, and
  • Pass a Drug Test.

If interested in this great opportunity, you need to complete our application process.  All applicants are required to submit a completed application, and all federally required self-ID forms.   You will find these forms our website under the “Career” tab then “Opportunities”.  Please follow the instructions to complete the Application forms at the bottom of the page.  Or visit our plant Tuesday – Friday, 7am to 1pm, or call 704-739-4227 and ask for Lea.   Kings Mountain International offers competitive pay and benefits.


Kings Mountain International is an Equal Opportunity

and an Affirmative Action Employer

Drug Free Workplace

Follow instruction below to apply.

  1. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader DC already installed, click here to Download it.  The forms must be opened and submitted within the Adobe Reader program and not in a web browser. If the form is opened in a web browser, save it to the desktop first.
  2. Once it is installed, locate the saved form to open in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC and fill it out.
  3. When all forms are completed, click the SUBMIT form button at the bottom of the form. This will open up a dialougue box that allows you to choose to send it through Outlook or through a web email such as Gmail.
  4. Once you have selected how you are sending the documents, you will see the Application & Self ID forms attached to the email in your chosen email program.
  5. Then click SEND.
  6. We will get back to you once we receive it to let you know it has been received.

Please email your resume indicating the position for which you are applying to Thank You!

Kings Mountain International is an Equal Opportunity, Drug Free Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer.

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Competitive benefits to include health, vision, dental, short term disability, and 401-K, etc.

Application process includes completing a KMI Employment Application and three required Self-ID forms (you may indicate on the forms that you decline to answer).

Disability Statement

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our website at as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 1-704-739-4227 ext. 146 or ext. 130. Thanks for your interest in Kings Mountain International.