MAINTENANCE TECHNICIANS in Louisville KY

AAK USA
Title: 
MAINTENANCE TECHNICIANS
Date: 
04/07/2022
Job ID: 
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Location: 
Louisville KY
Degree: 
No Degree
Salary: 
Not Specified
Relocation: 
No
Job Types:
Maintenance Technician
Employment Type:
Full Time

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIANS-Louisville, KY

Join our Global Team at our Louisville, KY Manufacturing Facility

Making Better Happen for 150 years

 At AAK, our company purpose is Making Better Happen and we have been doing it for 150 years. We specialize in sustainably sourced plant-based oils that are used by major manufacturers in making products that we eat and use every day, products you love, like chocolate, veggie burgers, candles, cosmetics, lotions, organic products and more. We are seeking colleagues who want to be part of our ambition to make a better environment and be a better neighbor in our communities.

Join nearly 4,000 like-minded colleagues globally and build a better future with us. Everything we do is about Making Better Happen together

Build a better future as a Maintenance Technicians for our vegetable oil refinery in Louisville, KY. Maintenance Technicians are responsible for the corrective and preventive maintenance and repair of all rotational equipment under the direction of the Manager of Maintenance and Reliability. Must be willing to work 12-hour rotational shift

Your responsibilities include:

  • Maintains and troubleshoots PLCs, wiring and field devices.
  • Programs PLC logic for process changes and improvements.
  • Installs, maintains and troubleshoots single and three phase industrial motors, VFDs, electrical distribution and protection circuits up to 480VAC.
  • Installs, maintains and troubleshoots packaging equipment, conveyor systems, steam and condensate systems, pumps and piping systems, and refrigeration systems
  • Ability to read and interpret P&Ids, ladder logic and electrical schematics.
  • Maintains Facilities; lighting, windows, doors, roofs, etc.
  • Execution of capital and maintenance projects.
  • Performs and develops preventive/ predictive maintenance programs
  • Performs routine corrective maintenance
  • Provides practical solutions to operations/ controls problems.
  • Scopes, estimates and executes small capital / maintenance projects along with maintenance manager/ project director/ operations, etc.

Your experience includes:

  • Minimum of 5 years industrial maintenance experience
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Certification in welding (Preferred)
  • Certification in electrical with emphasis on industrial (Preferred)
  • General knowledge of automation, PLCs, ladder logic, etc… (Preferred)
  • General knowledge of packaging equipment (Preferred)
  • General knowledge of conveyor systems (Preferred)
  • General knowledge of heating and air-conditioning
  • Certification in refrigeration, both freon and ammonia (Preferred)
  • General knowledge of plumbing and pipefitting (Preferred)
  • Good math and reasoning ability.
  • Able to apply general mathematical calculations, analysis of variance, as well as geometry, and other basic standard equations as required. Able to understand and utilize engineering drawings is helpful.
  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the US, now and in the future, without sponsorship

Your rewarding career and benefits include:

  • Career paths, training and development, e-learning and tuition reimbursement programs offering potential for you to progress your future career
  • Comprehensive health insurance (medical, dental and vision) starting date of hire
  • Health Savings Account with AAK annual contribution of $1,000-$1,500
  • 401(k) Plan with 100% match
  • Free Life and Disability insurance  
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Supplemental Pet Insurance, Identity Theft Protection and Legal  Insurance Plans
  • Discounts on travel, amusement parks, concerts, movies, and more
  • Celebrations, events, and activities on site and supporting our communities
  • Amazon AwardCo recognition incentives for service and peer to peer recognition

We take responsibility, together with you, for health and safety and for creating a workplace that values diversity and inclusivity. Our leadership is committed to unleash your potential. We believe that a diverse team brings new perspectives and ideas to the table and motivates us to Making Better Happen in everything we do together. We prohibit discrimination of any kind and  foster a work environment that’s welcoming and accepting so that anyone who applies or  joins AAK has equal access to opportunity.

AAK Everything we do is about Making Better Happen together.

Visit us at www.aak.com

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