GENERAL

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

General Maintenance Technician

2923 Mayer Rd, Browntown, Wisconsin 53522

Job Description

**This is a Monday through Friday position from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. shift. **

 

Position Summary:

Responsible for the repairs and maintenance of all facilities & equipment. Performs a wide

variety of maintenance duties. Assist and support Packaging Machine operator in packaging

high quality products and operating the Packaging Room in a safe, efficient manner.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the repairs of all plant equipment & building facilities.

  • Responsible for the prompt and effective response and resolution to work orders (checklist & reports).

  • Conducts regularly and visual inspection (reports) of facility/plant equipment in order to determine repairs and communicates potential equipment failure and/or issues.

  • Responds to all maintenance related work order.s

  • Maintain sanitation equipment within Plant and support Plant Master Sanitation.

  • When necessary, act as a backup for Packing Machine Operator and perform/assume “packing machine operator” duties and responsibilities.

 

Key Activities:

  • Troubleshoots, diagnoses, and repairs interior/exterior facilities.

  • Tests circuits to locate problems, replacing switches, outlets and light bulbs.

  • Repairs pipe leaks and unplugs drains and fixtures, replaces valves, caulks.

  • Frame walls for drywall, hangs and finishes drywall.

  • Operates snow removal equipment, shovels snow from entrances and sidewalks, and spreads salt and other related grounds tasks.

  • Operate new Form/Seal Packaging Room machine.

  • Complete all required Master Sanitation Schedule activities.

  • Maintain sanitation standards throughout the area.

  • Maintain operation of double chamber and if necessary troubleshoot as required.

  • Reports and recommends facility improvements to Maintenance Supervisor.

  • Performs mechanical repairs as needed.

  • Support all Plant Quality programs.

  • Follow all position related GMP’s, sanitation procedures, and quality procedures as set forth by QA and/or supervisors.

  • Responsible for following Safety (OSHA) regulations and procedures.

  • Responsible for complying to all Safe Quality Food (SQF) polices/procedures and requirements for position.

  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

 

Skills Required:

  • Ability to read charts and machine settings.

  • Ability to troubleshoot, operate and make repairs on plant equipment.

  • Ability to upkeep and operate facility equipment.

  • Good verbal communication skills.

  • Good problem solving and decision making skills.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Safety conscience.

  • Self directed and able to work independently.

Necessary Experience:

 

  • Previous mechanical repair experience.

  • Knowledge of packaging equipment and procedures.

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • 3-5 years of maintenance experience (preferred).

  • Facility Maintenance experience (preferred).

  • Must be familiar with a wide range of skilled crafts including, but not limited to, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry.

  • Knowledgeable and/or experienced with preventative maintenance & safety procedures/programs.

 

Why Should you Apply?

  • Competitive Pay

  • Growth and Advancement Opportunities

  • Sign-on Bonus

  • Hazard Pay

  • Shift Differential Pay

  • Competitive Benefits (Medical/Dental/401K)

  • Paid Time Off