Packaging Mechanic in Broadview, IL at Newly Weds Foods

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Packaging Mechanic position conducts machine setup, troubleshooting, repairs and preventative maintenance on all machinery in the plant.


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Performs mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines.
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Must be familiar with Computer based Maintenance Management Systems.
  • Mechanic is required to supply their own hand tools and a lockable tool box.


Safety & GMP Objectives


  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment, maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Comply with all company safety policies and procedures as well as complying with all OSHA rules and regulations (THINK “SAFETY FIRST”).
    • Ability to recognize unsafe acts and conditions in the facility and implement appropriate corrective actions.
    • Ability to fully complete appropriate paperwork related to specific job functions in addition to quality and safety/training.
    • Ability to recognize and report all incidents; even those that do not warrant treatment.
  • Review and execute our Food Safety Plan and MFP Mission Statement in order to provide value to each of our customers with safe, relevant, tasty food products; while never comprising quality.
  • Adhere to good manufacturing practices (GMP’s) including proper waste disposal, attire, grooming and hygiene, etc.

Job Requirements

Skills and Specifications

  • Some computer skills.
  • Ability to interact effectively with various levels of professionals in the organization.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to guide, teach and communicate with others.
  • Good mechanical skills.

Mullins Food Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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