KEY STAFFING is seeking a Maintenance Technician for a food processing plant in Tulare, CA.
Required to perform all functions of plant maintenance. They are primarily responsible for the production equipment and preventive and predictive maintenance. Maintenance personnel maintain, troubleshoot, repair, and improve the processes related to the mechanical, electrical, electronic, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment and the facilities of the production plant.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs shut down, start-ups and cleaning in place of equipment.
Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on equipment.
Diagnose issues to prevent loss in efficiency and reliability to achieve scheduled production Monitor and adjust production flows, rates, temperatures, viscosity and line pressure Ensure optimum machinery functionality for product quality
Maintain accurate maintenance records
Works closely with supervisors and maintenance personnel. Complete pass down at the end of each shift
Troubleshoots minor maintenance problems involving electrical, structural, plumbing, and equipment repair or replacement.
Performs preventive building maintenance duties and repairs including routine plumbing repairs, and routine electrical repairs.
Assist other Maintenance Technicians (Breakdowns, Line Maintenance, Equipment Upgrades)
Ability and willingness to assist all departments in maintaining the cleanliness and appearance of the entire facility.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of trades related to building maintenance and repair. Knowledge of a variety of building maintenance procedures and techniques. Knowledge of machinery, equipment, and tools necessary for the maintenance and repair of buildings. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions. Skill in reading and following blueprints and assembly instructions. Skills in following safety practices and recognizing hazards. Skill in using hand and power tools. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Key Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other applicable federal or state-protected classification.