Processing Maintenance Mechanic (FG – Pasco, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have a Processing Maintenance Mechanic position at our Simplot RDO facility in Pasco, WA.
Summary The Maintenance Mechanic diagnoses processing equipment problems, repairs minor and major breakdown of vegetable processing equipment, performs preventative maintenance items, improves line efficiencies and ensures all equipment is in safe working condition. Responsibilities
Performs processing equipment repair, overhaul, and troubleshooting of equipment; changes and replaces belts, sprockets, bearings, chains, motors, etc. Evaluates equipment for performance, performs adjustments, replaces parts, etc. as needed to ensure uninterrupted processing of vegetables Performs routine and non-routine checks and preventative maintenance tasks established by the Maintenance Supervisor or Manager Familiar with proper start-up and shut down of processing equipment Assists in overhauling processing equipment after the processing season Performs other duties as assigned Requirements High School Diploma or GED Good knowledge of computer systems Experience with troubleshooting mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical and electronic systems Prior experience in a processing environment Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills Ability to read and write in English Ability to work any shift, weekend and overtime if required Ability to balance multiple tasks, be flexible and work well under pressure Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision and exercise good judgment Hourly Pay:
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