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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Mt. Olive Pickle Company
Mount Olive, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Facilities Maintenance Technician

Position Available!

Come join our family…the #1 brand of pickles, peppers, and relishes!

Mt. Olive Pickle Company offers a competitive salary and benefit package and continues to strive to be the Employer of Choice within the community.

For a limited time only, now offering up to $1,000 in bonuses!!

COVID-19 considerations: Please refer to our website at for detailed information on Mt. Olive Pickle Company’s Response to COVID-19

We have an opening for a Facilities Maintenance Technician on Day Shift. Applies technical knowledge required to troubleshoot, repair, install, disassemble or overhaul a variety of complex equipment. The skill level for this position requires an individual to work independently and collaboratively on equipment and systems with minimal instruction and direction.


  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Technical Associates degree or equivalent training or work experience.
  • Certificates of Completion in Maintenance Curriculum, or equivalent experience a plus.
  • 3+ years of experience in high volume process based manufacturing.
  • Strong working knowledge of mechanical principles, pneumatics, industrial instrumentation, schematics, P&ID’s, robotic/automated systems, and industrial machines.
  • Industrial electrical and mechanical equipment background needed.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with strong team working ability.
  • Valid driver’s license needed.
  • Ability to speak, read and write in English required.

Key Functions

  • Troubleshoots, repairs, installs, disassembles, overhauls and replaces machinery and equipment based on work order request or verbal instructions.
  • Provide electrical, mechanical and technical support to ensure safe and effective production.
  • Performs electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
  • Monitors, maintains, and performs standard repairs to building electrical facilities and systems, such as tubes, fixtures, switches, photo cells, and outlets; assists licensed electricians with non-technical repairs as appropriate
  • Monitors performance of heating, ventilation, and cooling systems for the facility; performs standard repair/replacement of components, as appropriate, and non-technical maintenance tasks such as cleaning of heating and cooling fan coil units and adjustment of system controls
  • Monitors and performs non-technical maintenance of plumbing systems, to include standard repair of leaking fixtures, cleaning obstructed waste lines, installing water coolers, and/or performing non-technical modifications to plumbing and water supply systems; assists licensed plumbers, as appropriate.
  • Performs carpentry maintenance tasks painting and texturing, and door and hardware installation; paints interior and exterior finishes, as appropriate
  • Replaces bearings, chains, guards, motors, pumps, drives, instrumentation, valves, electrical switches, wiring and conduit, starter contacts (heaters), and other components.
  • Using Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), receive work orders, identify faulty equipment, and acquire parts and equipment to complete repairs.
  • Performs ordinary TIG and Stick welding, grinding, plasma/oxy-acetylene cutting and sheet metal operations.
  • Installs and fabricates Lexan and UHMW guarding.
  • Installs tank fittings. Performs fiberglass and metal tank repairs.
  • Develops and generates proper documentation for all facets of work duties.
  • Assists with various engineering and maintenance projects as requested.
  • Maintains appropriate computerized and paper files on pertinent information.
  • Maintains communication between Engineering, Production and other departments.
  • Maintains area of operation in a safe and sanitary manner. Determines that established safety rules, Company policy and good housekeeping are followed.
  • Uses knowledge of equipment capability, application techniques, and design limitations in performing job tasks.

Other Duties

  • Operates lifts, booms, tractors and own or company vehicle in performance of some job tasks.
  • Participates in training, employee meetings, committees, project teams, etc. as needed
  • Receives written and verbal instructions on the above job tasks and performs other duties as directed by Supervisor.

Mt. Olive Pickle Co., Inc. is an Affirmative Action /Equal Employment Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabilities.

Company Description
Mt. Olive Pickle Company, Inc., located at the Corner of Cucumber & Vine in Mount Olive, North Carolina, manufactures the best-selling brand of pickles in the country with distribution in all 50 states. The company ferments pickles on site and produces fresh-packed pickles, peppers, relishes and much more. In business for over 90 years, Mt. Olive is known for quality products, dedicated employees, and its support of the local community.

We strive continually to improve our operations, to make our processes better and more efficient, and to deliver the best quality and value for our customers and consumers. We seek forward thinking individuals with a desire to make a difference.

Mt. Olive Pickle Company


Mount Olive, NC


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