Maintenance Mechanic-2nd/3rd Shift in Bloomsburg PA

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The J.M. Smucker Company
Maintenance Mechanic-2nd/3rd Shift
Job ID: 
Bloomsburg PA
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Job Types:
Mechanic/Mechanical Supervisor

For more than 120 years, The J.M. Smucker Company has brought families together to share memorable meals and moments. Guided by a vision to engage, delight, and inspire consumers through trusted food and beverage brands that bring joy throughout their lives, Smucker has grown to be a well-respected North American marketer and manufacturer with a balanced portfolio of leading and emerging, on-trend brands. In consumer foods and beverages, its brands include Smucker&##39;s, Folgers, Jif, Dunkin&##39; Donuts, Crisco, Caf Bustelo, R.W. Knudsen Family, Sahale Snacks, Smucker&##39;s Uncrustables, Robin Hood, and Bick&##39;s. In pet food and pet snacks, its brands include Rachael RayTM Nutrish, Meow Mix, Milk-Bone, Kibbles &##39;n Bits, Natural Balance, and Nature&##39;s Recipe. The Company remains rooted in the Basic Beliefs of Quality, People, Ethics, Growth, and Independence established by its founder and namesake more than a century ago. For more information about our Company, visit

Nature and Scope:
To provide mechanical and basic electrical services required for the maintaining and troubleshooting of all production and facility machinery and equipment as well as fabricating, modifying and/or installing machinery and equipment as required. To assist in other areas of skills or trades as needed.

Essential Job Functions:
NOTE: These requirements describe the main duties of the job, but are not considered a detailed description of every duty that may be assigned or required to be performed.

  • To attend all in house seminars and training to keep abreast of all improvements, modifications and changes to equipment, procedures and tasks. This includes having a current license to operate platform lifts and forklifts.
  • To properly complete all required documentation including parts requisitions, repair orders and work logs in an accurate and timely manner.
  • To work with different types of people and attitudes on a day to day basis, maintaining a professional and working relationship with other employees.
  • To maintain a clean, safe work environment, making sure that after every repair or task is completed; your work area is clean before the end of your shift.
  • To have a working knowledge of the different cannery process equipment and the components of the equipment so quality repairs can be completed safely and with minimal downtime.
  • To be observant to detect and report potential machinery component failures to avoid process downtime.
  • To be observant and willing to suggest changes or modifications on process machinery to help and improve effciencies.
  • To work in all assigned areas as needed.
  • To complete all work in a safe and quality manner; ensuring all policies, regulations and standards are followed.
  • To install and troubleshoot production and facility equipment throughout all areas of the plant.
  • To disassemble and repair or rebuild all mechanical machine components such as but not limited to gearboxes, bearings, roller chains, sprockets, vari-speed reducers, hydraulic and pneumatic motors and cylinders as well as various pumps used in the production processes.
  • To satisfactorily perform welding repairs on various types of metal parts and fabricated equipment using different welding processes including T.I.G., M.I.G., oxy-acetylene and plasma-arc.
  • To maintain proper fluid and lubrication levels in all equipment, in the scheduled work area, including gearboxes, airline lubricators, automatic greasers, etc. Perform all other duties as assigned.

Must have a high school degree or GED.

Must have a 3 to 5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.

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