Our heritage is driven by our commitment to the core values of People, Quality and Growth; our employees demonstrate, promote and exemplify our core values.
At C.H. Guenther and our subsidiaries we demonstrate high integrity, a commitment to excellence, and a positive attitude in all that we do. We are results driven, lead by example, communicate openly and honestly, value diversity and foster long-term relationships.
Under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Technician will conduct machine set up, troubleshoot equipment failures, and perform repair and prevent maintenance services ensuring that all safety procedures are being followed. The candidate will have good hands on working knowledge of all aspects of electrical controls, mechanical assembly, plumbing, and heating, ventilating and air conditioning related control systems. Candidate will be able to read and interpret electrical control and mechanical assembly drawings, as well as service manuals for all equipment. Candidate will be required to Troubleshoot and Repair both Electrical and Mechanical Problems associated with Production and Facility related Equipment, in a timely manner. Must be able to work under pressure to repair equipment back to service during emergency breakdowns
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides emergency unscheduled troubleshooting and repairs of production equipment during the manufacturing process, performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production and facility equipment.
Prepares and sets up machinery for scheduled production runs
Repairs and maintains heating, ventilation, a/c, and refrigeration equipment
Performs mechanical skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and carpentry troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production line machines
Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service. Creates and modifies preventive maintenance procedures
Coordinates and expedites repair operations with production supervisors.
Ensures that equipment is running at proper speeds to achieve throughput standards and quality
Manages daily work orders, completes required paperwork in a timely manner.
Performs cleaning operations using detergent baths, degreasing, grit blasting, wire brushing, etc
Uses power hand tools daily in a safe manner.
Performs equipment inspections, correcting any process or safety deviations.
Writes reports as needed, including Daily Communication Report, sharing information that has occurred on their shift.
Follows OSHA, AIB, SQF Standards. Recommends and implements improvements needed to comply with standards. Follows Company Handbook Standards and Rules.
Perform other duties as assigned or needed
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Five years related experience in industrial manufacturing environment in a Maintenance Position, preferably in an automated food processing plant.
High School or Technical School education.
Formal Industrial Electrical Controls Training
We offer extremely competitive compensation and benefit programs that include medical, dental and vision benefits, 401K savings plan, and more.