Michael Foods, Inc. is a leader in the food processing and distribution industry with business in egg products, refrigerated grocery and potato products. We offer exciting job possibilities throughout our organization where you can enhance your career, sharpen your talents and make an impact.
We have the honor and responsibility of working in food - a critical infrastructure industry during this time of global crisis. We are working around the clock to keep inventory flowing to our retailers and to help feed the world. We are hiring at many of our manufacturing facilitiesthis is a great opportunity for those who are now available due to hours being cut at their regular job or being sent home from college temporarily.
Take a look at how Michael Foods is giving back to the community during this difficult time!
The purpose of the production mechanic is to assist in installing and troubleshooting all equipment. The maintenance mechanic should monitor the machinery on a regular basis to ensure safety and efficiency. All employees, the company and community benefit from the work done by the mechanic ensuring that all equipment is working according to plant needs and customer specifications.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair all production equipment in assigned area under the guidance of higher-level production mechanics.
Maintain open, accurate communication with other maintenance employees as well as production management.
Complete all assigned work orders completely and accurately document all prudent information describing the completion of the work order.
Perform technical maintenance tasks under close supervision.
Provide all information necessary to maintain proper parts inventories.
Work with production operators to identify process improvements wherever possible.
Assist with other duties and responsibilities as needed.
Expected to adhere to safe work practices, follow GMP and HACCP guidelines, maintain sanitary conditions and ensure that product quality is maintained in order to maintain SQF certification. Report to management any conditions or practices that may adversely affect food safety, food quality or personnel safety.
Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
One year certificate from college or technical school or equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups, customers/vendors or employees of the organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, and diagram or schedule form.
Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) Certification
Confined Space Entry
PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:
Experience in a maintenance occupation in a manufacturing environment with strong industrial electrical ability or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties.
Basic understanding of 3-phase electricity.
Ability to maintain various pumps (positive pressure, centrifugal, etc.).
Ability to work independently when directed.
Ability to structurally weld varying common metals.
Working knowledge of motor controllers, low voltage electrical systems, proximity switches, photo-eyes, and variable frequency drives.
Basic understanding of schematics and blue prints.
Basic understanding of various diagnostic equipment including, but not limited to, ohms meters, voltage meters, etc.
Thoroughly understand and follow all OSHA and Company regulations as they relate to the maintenance field (LOTO, CSE, PPE, etc.).
Strong written and verbal skills.
Strong mathematical and analytical skills
The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.
Michael Foods Inc