Miniat Holdings LLC Maintenance Mechanic, 2nd Shift in South Holland, Illinois

Maintenance Mechanic, 2nd Shift

LocationEd Miniat LLC

CitySouth Holland

State/TerritoryUS-IL

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The second shift Maintenance Mechanic maintains production facility and equipment to insure safe and quality products by troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining production equipment; and providing support to equipment such as HV/AC, boilers, air compressors, ammonia refrigeration system, blenders, processing and packaging equipment. The position is located in our South Holland, IL plant, Ed Miniat LLC

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensures operation of plant machinery utilizing both electrical and mechanical skills to troubleshoot equipment and completing preventive maintenance requirements

  • Controls downtime by ascertaining needed repairs and parts replacement, and completing repairs in timely fashion

  • Fabricates repair parts by machining items to specification as necessary

  • Provides mechanical maintenance information by informing production workers of routine techniques, answering questions, and responding to requests

  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and updating certified skill levels

  • Maintains safe and clean work environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations

  • Contributes to team effort by performing other duties as assigned and needed

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities:

Not applicable

Requirements:

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • Able to effectively communicate with all levels of management and staff

  • Bilingual preferred

  • Minimum three to five years related maintenance experience

  • Broad knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems including hydraulics, pneumatics, welding, AC drives, and PLCs

  • Proficient electrical and mechanical troubleshooting skills

  • Knowledge of GMP, HACCP and USDA regulations preferred

  • Valid state driver’s license

  • Able to work overtime and weekends as needed

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift in excess of 40 pounds daily, 15-20% of the day

  • Able to tolerate extreme temperatures, 60-70% of the day

  • Able to operate variety of hand and power tools on a frequent, daily basis

  • Able to occasionally climb, crouch, kneel and crawl to service variety of equipment