Maintenance Mechanic Plant 2 Weekend Shift in 2929 US 22 Fredericksburg, Pa 17026 PA

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Maintenance Mechanic Plant 2 Weekend Shift
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2929 US 22 Fredericksburg, Pa 17026 PA
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Maintenance Technician, Mechanic/Mechanical Supervisor
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Located in Fredericksburg, PA, Bell and Evans is the established expert and industry leader of humanely raised, premium chicken, selling exclusively to premier outlets. Since 1894, we pioneered many industry firsts and lead through innovation, with standards second-to-none. Here, you&##39;ll have the ability to influence change and see your ideas come to fruition. Our decisions are based on what&##39;s best for our chickens and customers, not cost. Trust in a company that has stood the test of time and work for the best in the industry.

Job Summary: (See the Summary of Responsibilities for a comprehensive list of duties):

  • Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, production machines, and other equipment in order to maintain and increase the flow of production.
  • Take a proactive role in assuring safe, quality products are produced by immediately addressing any safety or quality concerns.

Summary of Responsibilities: (Due to the high volume of applicants, only those who meet the minimum qualifications will be selected for interviews):

  • Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts. Installs special functional and structural parts in devices.
  • Lubricates and cleans parts.
  • Starts devices to test their performance.
  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
  • Initiates purchase order for parts and machines.
  • Repairs electrical equipment.
  • Remove and install new equipment as needed.
  • Take a proactive role in assuring safe, quality products are produced by immediately addressing any safety or quality concerns.
  • Other duties may be assigned on occasion at the request of the Maintenance Supervisor.

Qualifications and Demands:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to work at least (8+) hours per day 6 days per week, some weekends, and be on weekend rotation call duty. While performing the duties of this job, the individual is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk, hear, and/or smell in order to correctly diagnose and repair the malfunctioning machine or equipment. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Must possess good reading and writing skills, as well as the ability to communicate effectively with coworkers on an individual or team basis. Must possess the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure. Must possess the ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent, as well as to draw and interpret bar graphs. Must also be able to attend different seminars, vocational trainings, and specialized schools in order to enhance understanding of technology being used within the company.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefits Package

  • Medical, Vision, and Dental coverage offered
  • PTO days offered
  • 401k Match
  • Life Insurance
  • Competitive pay
  • 7 Paid Holidays off

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