Valley Proteins, Inc.

Plant Maintenance Mechanic

Plant Maintenance Mechanic
Various locations

Purpose:

As a Plant Maintenance Mechanic, you must be self-motivated and able to effectively maintain the plant equipment without supervision. You must have a sense of ownership of your work and take initiative in providing preventative maintenance. You must also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and display a positive attitude.

Specific duties include:

  • Perform periodic and preventive maintenance on industrial equipment.
  • Metal fabrication with various types of metal.
  • Maintain all areas of scheduled electrical maintenance on equipment.
  • Filling out and submitting all required documents in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Able to work any shift, as the business demands.

Specific qualifications include:

  • High school diploma or certificate from trade school preferred.
  • Skilled in Arc and MIG welding with carbon, stainless steel and aluminum.
  • Welding experience preferred.
  • Ability to read blue prints.
  • Experienced in the use of a gas cutting torch.
  • Solid working knowledge of and ability to troubleshoot industrial 480 3 phase electricity.
  • General Mechanical aptitude.
  • Proficient computer skills; for tracking orders, repairs and parts.
  • Reliable transportation to work.