Maintenance Mechanic "A"Maintenance Mechanic “A” will be part of a team responsible for supporting production by safely maintaining Catelli Family of Foods equipment to produce the highest quality protein. In performing the above function, GMP practices, environmental, SQF and regulatory requirements are to be satisfied. This role will report to the Maintenance Manager.
Ability to program Variable Frequency Drives (VFC’s)
Troubleshooting and programming PLC’s used on plant equipment
Calibrate various instruments such as thermocouples, load cells, etc.
Must be able to troubleshoot power distribution systems
Must have working knowledge of electrical testing equipment such as multimeter, megger, etc.
Must be able to troubleshoot systems up to 480 volts with complicated electrical controls and wire 3 phase motors
Must be knowledgeable in Welding safety practices and Hot-work Permit requirements
Must have working knowledge in 480-volt electrical safety practices
Must be able to safely operate shop equipment such as grinders, cut-off saws, power tools, ladders, etc.
Must be knowledgeable in operating and maintaining air compressors and air dryers
Must be able to rebuild gearboxes, power drives, centrifugal pumps and replace mechanical shaft seals
Must be able to weld Stainless Steel. Weld quality to be acceptable for food grade applications
Must be able to troubleshoot and program complex automated equipment
Must be able to perform complex building mechanical repairs
Must be knowledgeable in equipment Lock-Out/Tag-Out requirements
Ability to work in a cold environment
All other task as assigned
Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
Excellent communication skills in all levels
Strong attention to detail and ability to work quickly while maintaining a high-priority to the safety of our workforce
Must read and write English
Able to work flexible hours and overtime as required by workload.
Able to function in a team environment where continuous improvement is expected through communication and cooperation.
Must be willing and able to contribute to and implement department programs, procedures and systems.
Will frequently enter various refrigerated areas of the plant to perform maintenance activities. Frequent stay in the refrigerated areas may be for extended periods of time.
High school diploma/ BS Degree in related field preferred
5+ years’ experience in Maintenance
Good knowledge of Microsoft word/excel
Must be able to perform the following physical activities: Job requires workers to lifting, use of ladders, catwalks. Must be able to: step, climb, balance, squat, kneel, bend and reach above shoulders as needed.
Work in a cold refrigerated environment
401k with Employer Match
Medical Coverage & Prescription Plan
Paid Time Off