Maintenance Technician

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: July 31, 2020

Organization: Diana Pet Food

Location: Greenwood

City: Hodges

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Diana Pet Food offers medical, dental, vision, 401K, long and short term benefits. Holiday pay, vacation and personal time paid time off.

Requirements:

Education/Experience:

 

· Associate degree preferred; Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering or a related field preferred

· Mandatory to have 3-5 years working in a manufacturing environment.

· Hands on experience in establishing/maintaining document and record control systems.

· Proficient in various software systems like Microsoft Office Suite, knowledge of Microsoft Project or like project software program

Job Description:

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To maintain the standard of work, and work output as set by the supervisor
  • Review work order specifications or instructions to determine materials, ingredients, procedures, extracting, forming, pressing and compacting materials to produce product
  • Monitor machine operations and observes indicator lights and gauges, such as thermometers, voltage meters and timers to detect malfunctions
  • Review work order specifications or instructions to determine materials, ingredients, procedures, extracting, and forming
  • To determine equipment problems, shortage of parts or plant failure and bring any deficiencies to the attention of the maintenance supervisor or production supervisor if the defect will affect the production
  • To wear and maintain in a good shape your Personal Protective Equipment
  • To learn and adapt to new duties/functions
  • To maintain all standards set by regulatory
  • To ensure all operations staff is trained on safe food handling requirements to include knowledge of GMPs and HACCP.
  • To ensure all operations staff understands intervals in the process that may present food safety risks and understand what actions should be taken in such events

GENERAL SKILLS / DUTIES:

  • Respond quickly to deficiencies found in preventative maintenance inspections
  • Proactively fix and repair machines
  • Have a license to use a forklift
  • Work under the responsibility of the Maintenance Supervisor or Delegate
  • Execute the following tasks: - Insure the product quality comply at 100% with the set levels, and try to solve directly any quality issues within your level of skill
  • Participate in maintenance performance improvements (quality, safety, production)
  • Ensure that you work in safe conditions for yourself and others working with you
  • Identify, register, and correct all malfunctions and inform the Production Supervisor
  • Safety conscious and willingness to follow safety rules
  • General attitude to company standard
  • Have general mechanical abilities
  • Have knowledge of basic electricity for motors, starters and switches
  • Be able to monitor equipment for proper operation: analyse, evaluate and solve any kind of problem related to the equipment
  • Be able to conduct preventive maintenance
  • Be able to make necessary adjustments or repairs on equipment
  • Have MIG and TIG welding abilities (appreciated but not necessary)
  • Assist repair, construction and modification of equipment.
Schedule:
Required weekend shift

12-hour shifts

Overtime available
Application Process:
Apply on company website.
Employer Address:

5300 US-25
Hodges, SC 29653
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.