Keystone Foods Maintenance Mechanic 3rd Shift in GADSDEN, Alabama

Maintenance Mechanic – 3rd Shift

The Maintenance Mechanic position provides advanced electro-mechanical expertise to the manufacturing facility in the areas of equipment, maintenance/repair, and facility/utility maintenance/repair. Possesses highly developed knowledge of mechanics, hydraulics, pneumatics electronics PLC controls, VFD’s, & power transmission equipment. Troubleshoots/repairs manufacturing equipment, utilities, and facility, and shares knowledge of applicable electrical and mechanical concepts/principles to other maintenance personnel. This position will be located at our facility in Gadsden, AL and additional responsibilities include and are not limited to:

  • Provide troubleshooting and repair of facility electrical equipment and control system problems associated with the hardware and software contained within the facilities PLC, servo controllers, operator interfaces, and VFD systems.

  • Provide troubleshooting/repair of facility mechanical, pneumatic & hydraulic systems.

  • Perform all assigned scheduled, preventive, and predictive maintenance tasks in a timely and efficient manner. Ensure all documentation is accurate and complete.

  • Monitor the wellbeing of the facility and provide timely pass downs, feedback, and professional opinions to management regarding the safe and efficient operation of the facility and its equipment.

  • Read and interpret mechanical and electrical drawings and P&ID’s as required

  • Provide assistance in determining the specifications and requirements of spare parts under the department’s spare parts program. Perform special projects from time to time as assigned by Maintenance management in a cost effective and timely manner. Inform the appropriate facility personnel of any necessary modifications or system malfunctions that would affect their area of operation.

  • Utilize existing and future Maintenance Management Systems effectively. Perform other and incidental duties as assigned.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • High school graduate or equivalent with technical school diploma or advanced education in electrical, mechanical or electronic engineering

  • Two years industrial maintenance experience or technical school graduate or engineering degree.

  • Basic computer skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to understand and convey complex technical concepts to other mechanics as well as general managers, department heads, and supervision.

This description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the job incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of duties and responsibilities of employees assigned to this job. Incumbents may be asked to perform other duties as required.

Keystone Foods is a socially responsible, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Keystone Foods is a socially responsible, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.