Just 65 miles from Center City Philadelphia, Allentown - or Lehigh Valley - is in close proximity to many of the major Northeastern U.S. cities, which makes it an ideal location for manufacturing and distributing consumer goods. We utilize thermal processing and high-speed canning to produce varieties of our Friskies, Mighty Dog and Alpo brands - brands we have carefully produced, packaged and shipped since 1955. Allentown balances the identity of a busy industrial city, as well as a beautiful rural environment that Nestl Purina is truly proud to call home
As a Seamer Mechanic, you'll have the opportunity to get specialized training on Can Seaming Equipment. Our intention is to build on your mechanical experience, provide technical training, and help you develop into a world class Seamer. Within the Allentown factory, you will be the go-to person for the various needs associated with this critical role. In the bigger picture, your job is to perform preventative and predictive maintenance and to improve the reliability and safety of our manufacturing equipment. You will handle a wide array of maintenance projects including mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic repairs as well as welding. So, if you're up for the dare to expand your career in the world of manufacturing, take the first step and apply today to join our Purina family.
Perform lubrication, preventive maintenance, and repairs on plant machinery and equipment.
Utilize predictive maintenance tools to detect and diagnose equipment issues.
Attend training sessions to acquire knowledge of seaming equipment or systems.
Assist the Chief Seamer Mechanic with rebuilds, diagnosis, adjustments and repairs on equipment as needed.
Weld, burn, and braze to repair parts and equipment.
Perform all other duties as assigned.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum):
Experience: 1+ years of maintenance experience in manufacturing, technical, industrial, automotive, military, or related environment OR a two-year technical degree
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Job: Seamer Mechanic
Primary Location: Allentown, PA US
Career Area: Hourly
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