Maintenance Technician, General - Food Industry

Maintenance Technician

City of Industry, CA 91744


Job Summary:?

To assist the Plant Manager and Maintenance Manager in all functional and operations activities in plant maintenance. Monitors the performance and coordinates the key functions in the maintenance department. Provides leadership to achieve superior manufacturing capabilities. Works closely with the Maintenance manager to ensure work is being accomplished in a timely manner. Helps establish plant goals and objectives to align with company business plan. Ensures that manufacturing systems and processes are in place to meet business plan expectations. Leads continuous improvement through principal-based leadership, and roadmap work system processes.

Essential Functions and Duties:

1.???? Reports directly to Plant Manager on any and all maintenance concerns, including repairs, personnel needs, parts and supplies and chemicals

2.???? Confers with operators and observes tests and evaluates operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction

3.???? Disassembles machinery and equipment to remove parts and make repairs

4.???? Examines parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear

5.???? Repairs, replaces, adjusts and aligns components of machinery and equipment

6.???? Cleans and lubricates parts, equipment and machinery

7.???? Test-runs repaired machinery and equipment to verify adequacy of repairs

8.???? Fabricates replacement parts

9.???? Welds to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, and assemble new equipment

10.? Orders or requisitions parts and materials

11.? Repairs and replaces electrical wiring and components of machinery

12.? Enters codes and instructions to program computer- controlled machinery

13.? Records repairs and maintenance performed

14.? Must have operational knowledge of all equipment and machinery, including: pumps, fans, pneumatic controls and all other company machines

15.? Updates or confirms all machinery records are updated and maintained for audits


o?? To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform
each essential duty / responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Minimum Education: Must have a High School Diploma (or
G.E.D.) and/or ideally, a trade school diploma

Minimum Experience: 3 ? 5 years? experience in maintenance

Skills Required: Excellent communication skills,
administrative abilities, problem solving, team player, and good with numbers,
multi-tasked, able to handle pressure, attentive and responsive.

understanding of electricity, heating/cooling systems, ventilation and plumbing
and basic knowledge of safety codes and regulations

a team of Maintenance technicians


Safety and Quality

??????? Comply
with GMP?s, and Quality and Food
Safety programs as noted in IFS (International
Food Standards) Food Safety Manual

??????? Report
all food safety and/or quality issues to direct supervisor and QA department
for corrective actions



Company Benefits:

Healthcare benefits provided
to employees and dependents. A 401K retirement plan with employer match is
offered. Life Insurance, Vacation and Holiday pay is provided. It?s a casual
attire environment. Free parking.?


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