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Industrial Maintenance Technician-Day/night shift- Battle Creek

Company: PF - Battle Creek
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Title: Maintenance TechnicianClassification/Job Grade: HourlyLocation: Battle Creek, MIDepartment: MaintenanceSupervised by: Maintenance SupervisorPay Rate: $29.75 - $44 per hourSchedule: (Day Time & Night Time Shifts Available) (5am - 5pm OR 5pm - 5am) Full Time - 3 & 4 Day Work Weeks Job Summary: As Maintenance Technician you will work in cooperation with shift supervisors in the Battle Creek plant and nearby distribution center to ensure all equipment remains operational. This is a great opportunity to establish yourself in a secure company with a 75+ year history of success. We are proud to be comprised of more than 800 farm families throughout the Midwest. Since 1938, we have been producing high quality products for you and your family.. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Ability to perform mechanical work, valve replacement, conveyor bearing and chain replacement, motor/gearbox replacement, lubrication systemsMust possess the skills/knowledge of an Industrial Electrician to read and comprehend electrical schematics to install, troubleshoot, conduct preventative maintenance and perform repairs to facilities and production equipment to 480 Volts, 3-PhaseAbility to troubleshoot and re-wire high speed equipment such as AC/DC motors, VFDs, PLCs, PLC I/O modules and servo motorsWorking knowledge of electrical controls systems, safety circuits, and automation components such as inductive proximity sensors, photo eye sensors, and mechanical limit switchesAbility to work off shifts and overtime as necessaryMust be able to work in varying temperatures and climatesAbility to work independently or with a team to repair and maintain equipment as needed in a fast paced environment during productionPractice safe working habits, ability to follow directions, and work with minimal supervisionExperience with boiler systems and ammonia refrigeration a plusOther duties as assignedQualifications High school diploma or equivalent3 years' experience in an industrial maintenance related fieldStrong knowledge and understanding of hydraulics, pneumatics, belt systems, motors, pumps, and other industrial machine componentsStrong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment with people of varying skills and backgrounds. Knowledge of safety policies and procedures is required (e.g. lock out / tag out, high voltage electrical)Working knowledge of and the ability to use hand and power toolsExperience in the food industry, is a plusWork Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be frequently exposed moving mechanical parts and forkliftsThe employee is occasionally exposed to wet / humid / cold conditions (non-weather)The noise level in the work environment may be loudThe employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and sitAbility to lift, push, pull product weighing up to 50 pounds out of confined spaces and occasionally having to lift product overheadAbility to stand, kneel climb ladders and other physical requirements as needed Prairie Farms, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. This job overview is not all inclusive. In addition, reserves the right to amend this job overview at any time. PDN-993d611c-1a30-4ce1-ae25-1d9f38e21764

Keywords: PF - Battle Creek, Battle Creek , Industrial Maintenance Technician-Day/night shift- Battle Creek, Professions , Battle Creek, Michigan

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