Maintenance Mechanic

Job Title Maintenance Mechanic
Location Valdese
Job Type Temp to Permanent
Hours 3 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Rate of Pay DOE
Drug Test Req'd Yes
Background Check Req'd Yes
Resume Req'd Yes

Special Requirements or Certifications

Job Brief
We are looking for an individual to work in as a Maintenance Mechanic in the Valdese area. This position is committed to ensuring the best quality and products as well as excellent customer service by adhering to regular quality audits, good manufacturing practices, compliance with federal and state regulations in demonstrating effective equipment operation.

Job Responsibilities
• Works in accordance with defined safety regulations and procedures at all times
• Supports General Plant Safety, Food Safety, Food Defense Initiatives and Good Manufacturing Practices
• Maintains Product Quality at all times
• Ensures equipment is maintained, guarded and operated in accordance with defined safety regulations and procedures at all times
• Performs required preventative and predictive maintenance on equipment
• Performs diagnostic testing and interpretation of results
• Understands levels of line downtime caused by equipment issues
• Good verbal communication skills
• Considers all pertinent facts and alternatives before deciding on the appropriate action

Job Requirements
• High School diploma or equivalent in required, Trade School or Degree is preferred
• Mechanical aptitude and a solid understanding of safety protocols
• Strong maintenance skill sets to include welding, electrical wiring, equipment set-up and changeover, reading of blueprints and schematics
• Experience in a bakery maintenance department is preferred.

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Foothills Temporary Employment, Inc.

Hudson Office
125 Main Street
PO Box 601
Hudson, NC 28638
828-728-2333 (fax)

Valdese Office
146 Main Street W
Valdese, NC 28690
828-522-1126 (fax)

Hours of Operation
Monday thru Friday
8am to 5pm
Closed weekends and major holidays