A leading manufacturer and distributor of premium quality packaged food products, serving over 75,000 retail, commercial and industrial customer locations. The company operates 36 production and 50 distribution facilities and employs more than 1,100.
Responsible for performing regular and scheduled preventive maintenance on all equipment used in the plant to ensure the successful execution of production activities.
Equipment include accumulators, conveyors, augers, volumetric fillers, baggers, palletizers, compressors.
Machine brands include Vogt, Turbo Rake, Hamer, JMC, Verbruggen, Frik, Atlas.
Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand, power tools and welding equipment. Inspect for irregularities and malfunctions. Repair or replace defective parts.
Optimize equipment for continuous improvement projects.
Assist in employee training for proper handling of equipment.
HS Diploma or GED.
Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment with mechanical equipment experience.
Strong mechanical skills, troubleshooting and repair of mechanical and some electrical, production machines.
Read blueprints, machine drawings and electrical diagrams.
Some overtime and weekends during peak season required.
$25.00-$30.00 / hour, Health, Dental, 401(K) 4% match, Paid Time Off, Sick Time, AD&D and Life Insurance.