Job Information


Job Description

  • Experienced and knowledge on equipment to include hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, valves, cylinders, labeling equipment, fillers, and conveyors.

  • Day to day maintenance and repair to equipment.

  • Perform PM’s /or checks for verifications.

  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment.

  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical problems on production equipment..

  • Support the plant equipment, and maintaining a safe plant meeting all federal, state and local environments

  • Mount compressor, condenser, and other components in specified locations on frames, using hand tools and acetylene welding equipment.

  • Observe and test system operation, using gauges and instruments.

  • Perform mechanical overhauls.

  • Read blueprints to determine location, size, capacity, and type of components needed to build refrigeration system.

  • Test lines, components, and connections for leaks.

  • Adjust or replace worn or defective mechanisms and parts, and reassemble repaired systems.

  • Braze or solder parts to repair defective joints and leaks.

  • Cut, bend, thread, and connect pipe to functional components and water, power, or refrigeration system.

  • Dismantle malfunctioning systems and test components, using electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic testing equipment.

  • Estimate, order, pick up, deliver, and install materials and supplies needed to maintain equipment in good working condition.

  • Install wiring to connect components to an electric power source.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.

  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

  • Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.

  • Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.


  • Physical demands: Climbing including ladders, lifting, working with a variety of hand and power tools, shop machines and tools.

  • Work environment: Must be able to work in areas of extreme heat, and cold conditions.

  • HS diploma or GED required.

  • 2 – 3 years of industrial mechanic experience in a food industry environment preferred.

  • Basic computer skills a plus.

  • Position requires a drug test

  • Must be able to learn quickly and make good decisions.

  • Must be able to work in a team environment and perform a variety of duties.

  • High school or equivalent

  • Must have a valid driver license