Facility Maintenance Mechanic I

Sunopta Modesto , CA 95351

Posted 2 days ago

Summary:

This position is responsible for assisting in maintaining the boilers as well as work with the chiller systems, air compressors, cooling towers, waste water treatment system, water softeners and other misc. duties pertaining to the operation and maintenance of an Aseptic Food beverage plant. Responsibilities to include taking care of all above equipment as well as conducting preventative maintenance, trouble shooting, and assisting with other projects as assigned. You will be working closely with others to help maintain a 24/7 operation where downtime is costly.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Properly monitor the facilities boiler in accordance with state regulations. This includes standing watch in a 24/7 environment on either a fixed or rotating schedule

  • Make rounds every two hours of the mechanical room and the air handling room, checking for any problems with the machinery

  • Perform unscheduled and preventive maintenance building and facility and production equipment

  • General facility upkeep such as repairing doors, walls, floors, ceilings and other related building duties.

  • Organizes and maintains inventory of all supplies needed for facility maintenance.

  • Responsible for monitoring Process and Utility systems and equipment to ensure continuous efficient and reliable operations

  • Helps develop departmental standard operating procedures and maintains GMP and non-GMP equipment history files to develop preventative and predictive maintenance programs and procedures to reduce mechanical downtime and to ensure that breakdown and repairs are minimized.

  • Comply with all Health and Safety programs adhering to all Quality Assurance System guidelines

  • Participates in off-hours emergency coverage, as needed

  • Performs scheduled and corrective maintenance of complex equipment and systems.

  • Ensure compliance with quality system procedures related to the Facility equipment and general day to day operations

  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None

Qualifications:
1st class boilers license

Education:

Minimum of a High school diploma or equivalent education and/or experience required

Experience:

  • Minimum of 1 - 3 years' experience in equipment maintenance work with other trades (mechanical, electrical, HVAC and plumbing) for job continuity

Knowledge and Skills:

Ability to follow written and verbal instruction.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Demonstrated knowledge of shop math.

Knowledge of High Pressure Boiler Systems.

Knowledge of HVAC Systems

Travel Requirements:

None

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

Occasionally sit, frequently stand, walk, and use hands Frequently reach with hands or arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, and crouch, or crawl. Frequently talk or listen. Lift 26 to 50 lbs. 1-33% of the time. Carry 26 to 50 lbs. 1-33% of the time. Occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather). Frequently work near moving mechanical parts. Occasionally work in high places, occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. Occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions. Occasionally exposed to extreme heat (non-weather). Moderate noise is typical for the work environment of this job.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice

EOE M/W/Vet/Disabled


Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Bottling Room Maintenance M...

E. & J. Gallo Winery

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-10-16T00:00 Recently recognized by Glassdoor as one of the "Top 50 Best Places to Work", we couldn't be prouder of our employees. As a family-owned wine and spirits company with over 90 brands, the heart of our success story is our people. Our passions run deep and what unites us is an incredible culture of teamwork, innovation, and collaboration. Are you a passionate team player who is looking to grow your career? If so, apply today! Cheers! Your Talent & Gallo — A Perfect Pairing. SUMMARY The Bottling Maintenance Mechanic is a full-time position responsible for preventative, predictive and routine maintenance tasks. Maintenance Mechanics troubleshoot issues, repair failures of production and facilities equipment, and ensure maximum equipment efficiency, effectiveness and reliability. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Diagnoses malfunctioning equipment such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures, using electrical test equipment and senses such as visual observation, and sense of smell. Replaces damaged or broken equipment, wires and cables, using hand tools. * Works safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by practicing GMP and wearing appropriate company supplied PPEs, attending safety meetings/trainings, reading safety bulletins and memos, and being aware at all times of potential safety hazards in work areas. * Complies with all company GMP policies. * Communicates, discusses and shares information about equipment malfunctions with other maintenance workers, operators and team leads to develop and implement a corrective action plan. * Observes functionality of installed equipment and systems to detect mechanical, electrical or operational hazards to determine the need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement. * Troubleshoots machine center and operational problems by diagnosing if problem is mechanical, electrical, and operational or raw material related. * Evaluates and adjusts machinery for changes in materials, environment conditions, and operational error. * Communicates various work related problems and issues using radios, cell phones, land lines and e-mail in accordance with company policies and procedures. * Changes out electric photo eyes, proximity switches and limit switches. * Unwires and wire backup 3 phase motors. * Changes brushes and DC motors. * Completes PM (preventive maintenance) work orders as assigned. * Identifies and installs proper fasteners, nuts and bolts, terminating devices for electrical installation and repair. * Locates needed parts by accessing JDE system, technical/machine manuals, Internet, and OEM specifications. * Uses schematics, blueprints, and diagrams to troubleshoot and diagnose equipment or process related issues and problems. * Works in a team environment where job tasks overlap with operations, e.g., occasionally running a machine center, especially for breaks and lunch periods. * Trains operators on correct procedures relative to equipment maintenance. * Changes out electric photo eyes, proximity switches and limit switches. * Unwires and wire backup 3 phase motors. * Changes brushes and DC motors. * Completes PM (preventive maintenance) work orders as assigned. * Identifies and installs proper fasteners, nuts and bolts, terminating devices for electrical installation and repair. * Locates needed parts by accessing JDE system, technical/machine manuals, Internet, and OEM specifications. * Uses schematics, blueprints, and diagrams to troubleshoot and diagnose equipment or process related issues and problems. * Works in a team environment where job tasks overlap with operations, e.g., occasionally running a machine center, especially for breaks and lunch periods. * Trains operators on correct procedures relative to equipment maintenance. * Performs daily job tasks against standard work to continuously improve process. * Calculates output ratios for motors and gearboxes. * Gathers tools and supplies to be used at work site, according to instructions. * Generates work orders that identify and outlines proper repair of equipment. * Maintains work areas by keeping tools, equipment, parts and supplies clean and in order. * Performs line changes as per line change documentations. * Performs minor repairs, such as replacing fuses, light sockets, bulbs, and switches, using hand tools. * Plans layout and installation of wiring and electrical equipment and systems. * Uses windows software applications such as MS Office. * Lifts, positions, and fastens objects, such as wiring, conduit, and motors. * Attends company provided technical and vendor training, in-house and off-site, during business hours. * Plans new or modifies existing system layout(s) for equipment by identifying specific mechanical or electrical components, location, functionality and safety requirements. * Safely drills and cuts hole using tools such as power drill, sawzall, knockouts, jigsaws and other cutting tools. * Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electrical conduit, using tools, such as hacksaws, pipe threaders, and conduit benders in accordance to National Electric Code (NEC) and all local codes and ordinances. * Maintains satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness. * Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory considerations. * This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES N/A QUALIFICATIONS 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 ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS * High School Diploma or GED. * 2 years of industrial maintenance experience; or Certificate of completion from and accredited industrial trade program. * Required to be 18 years of age of older. * Required to work any shift. * Required to work overtime if necessary. * Required to lift and move up to 40 pounds frequently. * Required to pass the WorkKeys assessments in Applied Math, Applied Technology and Graphic Literacy * Required to pass the Standard Timing Model test. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS * Experience working on high-speed packaging lines. * Performs assigned jobs with minimum direction and supervision. * Communicates ideas clearly and articulately. * Knowledge of solid-state electronics including PLC's. * Working knowledge of the National Electrical Code. * Good verbal and written communication skills. * Proficiency in all phases of machine work. * Demonstrates a proficient understanding of hydraulic pneumatics. * Working understanding of a CMMS System. * Basic PLC and VFD troubleshooting experience. * Knowledge of and experience troubleshooting complex electrical/solid state electronics using wiring diagrams and test equipment. * Experience setting-up and calibrating electrical hardware. * Training programs in safety. * Highly knowledgeable and skilled in repair and troubleshooting of packaging equipment. * Experience with basic Microsoft application (e.g. Word, Excel). * Three years of experience working in a production/manufacturing facility. * Knowledge of Bottling and Packaging equipment. * Knowledge of filling and labeling equipment. * Certificate of completion from and accredited industrial trade program. PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees must be physically capable of moderate pushing, pulling, reaching, bending, stooping, squatting, handling and grasping, twisting/turning, carrying and lifting. WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to the following: * Exposure to slippery or uneven walking surfaces. * Exposure to dust, fumes. * Exposure to loud noise levels. Req. ID: 48541 #LI-DNP OPE001 Equal Opportunity Employer Nearest Major Market: Modesto Job Segment: Law, Legal E. & J. Gallo Winery Modesto CA

Facility Maintenance Mechanic I

Sunopta