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Electrical PLC Maintenance Mechanic - 2nd Shift in Horn Lake, MS at Newly Weds Foods

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

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Job Description


The Electrical/PLC Maintenance Mechanic will perform preventative maintenance & emergency repairs to all production machinery, striving to improve equipment reliability & glove quality, as part of the maintenance team.  Must possess knowledge, electrical and technical skills necessary to work with programmable logic control systems found typical in an industrial/manufacturing environment.

Essential Functions

  • Perform machine set up and repair assembly and packaging equipment.

  • Perform preventative maintenance routines on all production equipment.

  • Install, debug and stabilize plant equipment as required.

  • Assist in Production/Maintenance related assignments as needed.

  • Communicate regarding issues and problem solve with Production staff any quality and safety concerns.

  • Record maintenance data as directed by the Maintenance Manager to monitor equipment performance, i.e. work orders, time cards

  • Identify and report equipment concerns to the Maintenance Manager.

  • Participate in overtime assignments as required.

  • Provide “on call” coverage as needed.

  • Perform other various similar and related duties as required by the Manager.

  • Upload, download, read and modify programs

Job Requirements

• Associates Degree in Maintenance Technology field and or equivalent Education, Experience and Training.
• 1-5 years manufacturing experience preferred.
• 3-5 years industrial electrical experience required.
• Through knowledge of Maintenance jargon, Maintenance Best Practices Knowledge; OSHA, safety, etc.
• Proven ability to work in a team environment
• Working knowledge of GMP, OSHA and Production needs. 
Work Environment
The job is performed in production areas where the person will be exposed to strong aromas, airborne dust particles emanating from ingredients being used, and will be in the presence of or otherwise operating machinery.  


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