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Maintenance Mechanic

Harlan Avon Facility
Avon, IN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Maintenance Technician is in charge of guaranteeing equipment reliability throughout the facility by repairing and maintaining a wide range of processing equipment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Follow all company, OSHA, and government rules and procedures, including lock-out / tag-out protocols, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), personal safety, and food safety/SQF Program standards, to ensure safety and food safety.
  • Support the Preventative Maintenance program effectively with the goal of decreasing unexpected downtime as much as possible.
  • Troubleshoot and design long-term solutions for equipment problems.
  • Complete all work orders that have been assigned to you.
  • Using software, work orders, and thorough logs, keep detailed records of all work done.
  • Assist with equipment changes and line startup, as well as debugging any issues that arise.
  • Maintain current inventories and parts reorder lists by identifying required parts.
  • Identifying areas where improvements can be made and participating in cross-functional CI projects

Job Requirements

  • A comparable associate's or bachelor's degree (technical or vocational education) is encouraged but not required.
  • Own hand tools are required. The firm will provide specialist equipment.
  • 3 years of experience or 5 years of experience in a comparable trade is necessary.
  • Preferred 6+ months of food processing/manufacturing experience
  • Basic machine tool, hand tool, and electrical troubleshooting skills are required.
  • Electric motors must be properly wired.
  • Weld carbon and stainless steel with a stick and MIG welder
  • Ability to cut material with plasma and oxy acetylene Ability to comprehend and follow custom specifications

You should be proficient in:

  • Proficient in Blueprint Reading
  • PLC Troubleshooting Skills
  • Creating and Executing Preventive Maintenance Plans
  • Proficient in Electrical Schematics
  • Electrical Troubleshooting Skills
  • Mechanical Troubleshooting Skills
  • Experience with Pneumatics
  • Experience with Hydraulics

Machines & technologies you'll use:

  • Servo Motors
  • Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Conveyor Systems

Salary info:

$25 - $30 / hr

Harlan Avon Facility


Avon, IN



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