The Pictsweet Company Maintenance Technician, Off-Shift - RP (Bells, TN) in Bells, Tennessee
The Pictsweet Company is looking for maintenance technicians with a strong work ethic and excellent attendance to join our vegetable processing facility in Bells, TN. Team members strive to produce quality branded products in a fast-paced, safe, and clean environment. This position is for an off-shift schedule. Candidates will need to be available to work different hours than the normal production shift.
Maintain and repair hydraulic systems, weigh machines, packaging machines, metal detectors, pneumatic systems, material handling systems, electrical controls and PLC’s
Actively develop solutions to limit operational downtime
Responsible for the daily maintenance and repair of assigned packaging line(s) to ensure optimum production and quality standards
Evaluates mechanical performance and assist in planning appropriate adjustments
Maintains appropriate mechanical records and reports
Responsible for special projects as assigned
Communicates frequently with plant supervision regarding production. Anticipates and resolves problems.
Ensures a safe work place. Follows Pictsweet Hazardous Communication Plan, Lock-out/Tag-out Program, Process Safety Management Plan, and all applicable safety standards
Works cooperatively with supervisors, maintenance personnel, machine operators and production workers to ensure the optimal performance of packaging machines and other equipment
Must have 2 years’ experience in high-speed production environment.
Prefer experience in hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, weigh machines, metal detectors, high-speed production equipment, material handling systems, electrical controls and PLC’s.
Having knowledge of food packaging equipment, principles, quality control, HACCP and GMP’s is a plus.
Must be proficient in the diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of basic mechanical and related electrical systems.
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Paid Vacation and Sick Time
Cognitive & Psychological
Must be able to communicate effectively in writing and verbally in English.
Must be able to understand basic mathematical computation.
Must have a practical understanding of mechanical operations, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, electrical controls, computer controls and programmable logic controls (PLC).
The above knowledge is normally gained through high school and post high school training, such as a technical school diploma, craft apprenticeship, or other specialized training.
Must be able to excel in a cooperative team environment
Standing for extended period.
Able to work in cold environment (30-40 degrees).
Able to lift up to 75 pounds.
*As determined by “fit for duty” assessment by medical professional.
- Be willing to work extended hours as needed (including weekend and holidays).
Job ID: 2022-1857
External Company URL: https://pictsweetfarms.com/
Street: 35 Dawson St