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Food Industry Maintenance Mechanic on Graveyard Shift: Direct Hire

Madden Industrial Craftsmen, Inc.
Portland, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Madden Industrial Craftsmen is looking for a Graveyard Shift Maintenance Mechanic for a client located in Portland, Oregon.

  • The Maintenance Mechanic will be in charge of repairs and maintaining machinery, mechanical equipment, freezers and/or facilities -- you MUST have an excellent understanding of production and packaging equipment and be skilled in welding, repairs and preventative maintenance!

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:

• Routine maintenance, repair and installation of all production and packaging equipment
• Maintain equipment’s productivity to minimize downtime or malfunctions--some tasks are required to be performed within rigid time frames to maximize productivity.
• Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments
• Ensure all work areas are clean, safe and following company GMPs
• Maintain accurate records of work performed on work orders, maintenance calls and preventative maintenance reports
• Document all repairs and line calls
• Comply with all company policies and procedures and maintains a safe working environment
• Respond to maintenance, line stoppage calls and emergency repairs quickly and efficiently
• Additional duties and/or responsibilities as assigned
• Flexible to work on call if needed
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Solid mechanical aptitude
• Flexible and respond to department needs with a sense of urgency
• Strong understanding of production and packaging equipment
• Ability to multi-task within a fast-paced environment
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Operate man-lift equipment (with proper in-house training/certifications)
• Work both individually and as a member of a fast-paced team
• Welding skills (preferred) and all portable and hand tools
• Communicate effectively
• High School diploma or equivalent is preferred
• Minimum 3 years manufacturing maintenance experience
• Must operate in a professional manner and support and adhere to all policies, procedures and company values
• LME license preferred but not mandatory

 Physical Demands:

• Ability to work at heights, using ladders, scissor lifts, boom lift and other equipment. Work may be performed on roof, with appropriate PPE provided
• Repetitive lifting, up to 50lbs frequently, up to 75lbs occasionally. Regular bending, kneeling and grasping
• Stand/walk for 8 to 12 hours
• Ability to wear all required PPE and follow all established safety procedures. Required PPE is based upon job tasks and/or location

  • 4/10 shift
  • Sunday - Wednesday
  • Wednesday - Saturday
  • $25-$30+/hr to start
Company Description
Madden Industrial Craftsmen is the premier provider of skilled trades' personnel in the Pacific Northwest. The family-owned company, headquartered in Beaverton, has been recruiting and placing skilled trades' employees with our client companies for over twenty-years. Our skilled recruiters have the experience and expertise to find and screen candidates who work "in the trades."

Specialties: Project Managers, Carpenters, Machinists, Welders, Electricians, Maintenance/Millwrights, Pipe Fitters, Mechanics, HVAC Technicians, Painters, Drafters, Groundskeeper, Designers, Building Maintenance and Heavy Industrial.

Madden Industrial Craftsmen, Inc.


Portland, OR



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