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Maintenance Mechanic 2nd Shift in Chicago, IL at Newly Weds Foods

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Essential Duties:

  • Ensures that plant’s equipment is performing at maximum potential to keep production lines running making timely electrical and or mechanical repairs complying with all Food Industry Safety Standards and GMP regulation.

  • Performs regular preventative maintenance following schedules as well as identifies any other repairs or needs and schedules those by communicating with Production Manager & Supervisors, Maintenance Manager, and other team members.

  • Completes properly and timely documents and maintains record-keeping on all repairs and preventative maintenance.

  • Does requisitions and makes sure adequate parts for repairs, etc. are on hand for assigned production department.

  • Ensures maintenance work areas are sanitized and cleaned as required by GMP’s.

  • Participates in pass-down shift change meetings communicating and coordinating work with other maintenance tech team members.

  • Reports equipment issues, quality and any other issues as appropriate.

  • Performs other duties as assigned  

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED; Trade School or College degree preferred

  • Proven understanding and ability to repair industrial electrical systems as well as mechanical systems

  • Ability to troubleshoot systems and equipment to determine root causes of problems

  • Must be able to successfully pass mechanical assessments

  • Must have good computer skills    

  • Must be able to do heavy lifting, pushing, pulling 50-100lbs repeatedly during shift

  • Must be able to stand, lift, twist, turn, bend, climb platforms  8+ hours per day

  • Must be able to work required Overtime.

Newly Weds Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer