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Maintenance Tech

Tempe, AZ 85282

Posted: 06/14/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire/Perm Job Category: Maintenance Job Number: 618752 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

  • Position Summary:
    • Perform routine and extensive range of work in the repair and general maintenance of facilities, buildings, and equipment under general supervision. Execute work within established procedures and process under both verbal and written instruction.
  Essential Functions:
  • · Inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.
  • · Record type and cost of maintenance or repair work.
  • · Repair or replace defective equipment parts, using hand tools and power tools, and
  • reassemble equipment
  • · Clean or lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, or other parts of machinery.
  • · Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and
  • product quality.
  • · Follow all company policies and procedures, including GMPs, Safety and Quality
  • · Inspects all job assignments for quality and completion.
  • · Follows all company policies and procedures regarding GMPs, SOPs, Food Safety andQuality standards.
  • · Other duties as assigned or required.
  • Supervisory Responsibilities: None
  • Core Competencies:
  • Flexible and Self-Motivating – Must be able to adapt to schedule, production hours, and
  • procedure changes; Able to motivate, communicate across functions, and manage others
  • while leading a small group of employees.
  • Ability to use efficiently various power and hand tools
  • Should follow oral or written instruction.
  • Communicate efficiently and fluently in both written and oral form.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships.
  • Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED preferred.
  • Some food production plant experience preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret basic instructional details and related information.
  • Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  This job can be physically strenuous (demanding) from time to time and will require the  following:
See/Hear/Speak (frequently).
Standing, walking, stooping/bending for long periods at a time
Reach at times above shoulder/ below knee level frequently
Will be required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Must be able to work in a -10 to 100+ degrees area for long periods of time.
Must be able to handled/touch frozen products.
Good hand grasping and fingering skills frequently.
Vertical climbing will be required.
Must be able to travel via car or plane to designated areas.
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
Will be required to wear personal protective equipment, including hardhats, gloves, safety
glasses, safety shoes, and respiratory protection and ear protection as appropriate.
Ability to detect odors and the ability to understand and discern safety warning systems.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands
to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with
hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and peripheral vision,
ability to adjust focus

While performing the duties of this job:
  • o the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts and
  • forklifts, citrus fumes or airborne particles, and outdoor weather conditions.
  • o The employee will be required to taste and/or smell citrus products and other fruit
  • juices and beverages to test for quality and ensure specs are met.
  • o The employee will be frequently exposed to wet, cold, hot or humid
  • conditions/temperatures. Includes a combination of office environment and
  • exposure to general manufacturing environment.
  • The employee will be required to:
  • o stand; walk and sit for long periods at a time
  • o lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • o Wear the proper protective equipment as required.
  • o climb a ladder or stairs frequently.
  • o hear and communicate readily.
  • o use both hands and arms frequently.
  • o be able to see (good sight) with or without the use of eye wear.
  • The noise level in the work environment will be loud.
  • Must be able to use all office equipment (PC, phone, fax, copier, etc.)
  • Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye
  • safety glasses, hearing protectors, work boots, and hardhats. Loose fitting clothes, open
  • toed shoes, and jewelry are not permitted.
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