Completes work orders, preventative maintenance orders and project work to maintain the facility equipment and building at Jel Sert’s HQ and distribution centers.
This position may require the employee to work more than 40 hours per week as needed. Overtime is scheduled based upon individual job responsibilities and the needs of the department.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
This job description is only a summary of typical functions. Other duties, tasks, and responsibilities may be assigned as needed.
Maintain a safe working environment at all times.
Complete work assignments in a timely fashion with minimal direction.
Communicate maintenance issues to Maintenance Supervisor.
Evaluate all machinery and provide a detailed list of identified problems along with any necessary improvements.
Focus on machine efficiency issues and process improvements.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
EXPERIENCE and/or EDUCATION
Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience in a facility maintenance role.
Detailed knowledge and experience with one of the following is required : Boilers, Compressors, Electrical, PLC programming, HVAC, Data, High Voltage, Machining, or Welding.
Food manufacturing plant experience is a plus.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Mechanical and electrical trouble shooting skills are required.
Must be a self starter who can work independently as well as in a team environment.
Basic computer skills in Microsoft Office software are required.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Bilingual in Spanish skills are a plus.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Discern differences between red/green/amber.
Hear/Listen Effectively: Communicates clearly and effectively.
Move within Office and Manufacturing Facilities: standing/walking for a minimum of 8 hours including the ability to ascend/descend staircases.
Overhead Repair: Perform work order/PM while hands are above eye level at 2 minute intervals with the ability to repeat several times.
Load/Replace Motor/Large Equipment: Lifting up to 80 pounds.
Climb Ladders: Carry ladder, weighing up to 40 pounds, at least 30 feet to location of work order/PM followed by climbing up/down 3-4 ladder rungs or the equivalent of 36 rungs with bilateral upper extremity support.
Awkward Positions for Repair/Adjustments: Maintain a stoop position reaching below waist for work order/PM with tools at 2 minutes intervals with the ability to repeat several times.
Push/Pull Carts/Equipment: Push a sled generating 60 pounds of force up to 25 feet.
Awkward Positions Below Equipment: Crawl 20 feet to perform work order/PM while kneeling under a table at 2 minute intervals with the ability to repeat several times.
Lift Filler Tubes/Medium Equipment: Lift 50# from waist to shoulder level and return with the ability to repeat.
Climb Fork Lift: Step onto a 22” step using upper extremity support with the ability to repeat several times.
Transfer Floor to Overhead Level: Squat to lift with 2 hands, a 20 pound object, standing and placing onto a 70” shelf with the ability to repeat for 2 minutes.
Manufacturing environment; this environment has various noise levels and various temperatures.
Order parts to complete work assignments.
Communicates with departments to accomplish work assignments without interrupting production.
FOOD SAFETY and QUALITY RESPONSIBLITIES
Follow applicable procedures and work instructions.
IMPACT ON JEL SERT SUCCESS
This position will provide completion of work assignments to maintain plant equipment and facilities and projects.
It is Jel Sert's policy not to retain resumes sent to us via fax, e-mail or regular mail. If you are interested in and qualified for the position, please visit our website www.jelsert.com and click on employment opportunities to apply for this position. Principles only. EOE M/F/D/V
Desired Skills and Expertise
High School or equivalent
2 - 5 years
Salary / package