Provide maintenance service for all plant production and processing equipment to meet established production requirements. Responsible for maintenance of seasonal equipment.
Responsible for maintenance of production and processing equipment, refrigeration, boiler room, waste plant, building maintenance, and seasonal preparation. Ensures high quality and safety standards are met.
Demonstrates expertise with the maintenance requirement of plant processing, production and seasonal operations through a thorough and continuing evaluation of production, processing and seasonal requirements, techniques, procedures, facilities and equipment.
Maintains constant contact with production and processing operators and supervision to obtain maximum machine uptime.
Train other mechanics in the proper set-up, adjustment, and maintenance of production, processing and seasonal support equipment and supervise them to accomplish maintenance requirements.
Executes preventive maintenance programs and suggests modifications to the Plant Engineer for approval.
Recommends and initiates changes to improve equipment operating performance and performs job estimates.
Assures that maintenance operations are carried out within established housekeeping and sanitation procedures, and applicable government regulations.
Participates in all regular meetings as scheduled.
Other duties as assigned.
Demonstrated ability to safely work on and around complex, highly automated machinery in a non-temperature regulated environment. Strong troubleshooting, verbal and written communication skills to effectively present to other maintenance supervisors technicians, and operators.
Cross-functional demonstrated skills in Electrical, PLC, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Motors, motion control, and mechanical systems.
Experience in food manufacturing desired. Knowledge of Lean or Six Sigma a plus.
Proactive and able to work independently
Able to work all shifts in a 24x 7 operation
Minimum of (5) five years related, applicable experience with machine maintenance and repair.
Solid record of safety and continuous improvement in an industrial setting.
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