Maintenance Mechanic - 3rd Shift

Maintenance Mechanic needed for 3rd shift for a growing food and beverages manufacturing company!

  • New Hope, MN +3
  • $29 - $29.75
  • Hourly
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Blair Richie
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A bit about us:

We are a growing organization made up of businesses that produce and sell quality products including pasta, peanut butter, granola, and fruit and nut trail mixes to retail, food service and ingredient customers.

Why join us?

We are passionate about the products we make and take pride in what we do! We believe it’s on the inside that counts. Whether it’s inside our packaging or inside our facilities, you’ll find carefully chosen ingredients and people working together to make the best products possible.

Job Details

First 90 days of employment, you will be scheduled 1st shift hours to get accumulated, which will be 7:00 - 3:30 Monday - Friday.
Normal Hours: Sunday – Thursday, 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM. This is a Union position.

Our Mechanic is a valuable part of our team. Our Mechanics perform troubleshooting and preventative maintenance work throughout the facility during their shift. The priorities for this role include: preventative maintenance, mechanical troubleshooting, repair of mechanical systems equipment and components, and rebuilding of mechanical systems equipment and components.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform daily maintenance tasks and troubleshooting of packaging and production equipment and systems, including: Extruder, Dryers, Dry bulk storage & conveying, Dilute phase pneumatic conveying, High speed packaging including cartoners, baggers, case-packers, palletizers, low pressure boilers, thermal fluid process heaters, material handling systems, water chillers, compressed air systems, and HVAC systems
  • Partner with operations and maintenance teams to solve repetitive problems, complete preventative maintenance and predictive maintenance programs and work
  • Partner with operations to learn operating systems, while providing training on mechanical components

Education and Experience Required:
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays, and overtime
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent from and accredited institution and one of the following:
  • Two-year associate degree or higher in technical field (mechanical, electrical, mechatronics, electro-mechanical, controls and automation, etc.)
  • Completed apprenticeship in mechanic, mechanical maintenance, or electro-mechanical, electrical, or related field
  • Military training and experience in a relevant Military Occupational Specialty (MOS)
  • 2+ years hands-on experience in a mechanic, maintenance, electrical, electro-mechanical, controls and automation, or related role

Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills:
  • Previous maintenance experience in a food manufacturing facility
  • Previous experience reading blueprints and schematics
  • Previous experience with MIG, TIG, and stick welding
  • Previous experience with power transmission components; belt drives, chain drives, bearings, motors & gears
  • Previous experience with drill presses, lathes, Bridgeport-type mills
  • Experience with operation and maintenance of forklifts, scissor lifts, and articulated lifts
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Job Type
$29 - $29.75