Maintenance Technician

at Shearer's Foods
Location Brewster, OH
Date Posted August 24, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

You already us

Shearers is a privately held producer, co-manufacturer and distributor of quality snack foods sold under the Shearers brand, and other private labels. As a matter of fact, Shearers is the number one producer of kettle cooked chips in the world! As the leader in North America, we private label and co-manufacture salty snacks and we are the second largest producer of cookies and crackers. We utilize our manufacturing expertise to serve as a strategic supplier to our partners, who are nationally recognized retail and restaurant brands. So, while you may not be familiar with our name, you likely eat the products we make on a regular basis. With exceptional competence in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution, we continue to realize significant growth in each segment of our business. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, we have over 5,000 associates in 11 state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites in North America. You can visit our website at www.Shearers.com .

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN -Mid Shift (3pm-11pm)

Your seat at the table

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for eliminating minor stops and breakdown related losses. Maintenance Technicians must be self-starters and are responsible for maintaining and repairing specialized process and packaging equipment. This role will be responsible for answering calls, line improvements, and preventative maintenance work throughout the facility.

What you bring to the table

A High School Diploma or G.E.D. with prior Maintenance related experience required. Applicants must have solid mechanical background and at least 3 years experience working with pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical and programmable logic controls (PLC). You must have the ability to work independently and as part of a Maintenance & Production team. Flexibility to work a varied schedule when required, operations currently run 24 hours- 7 days/week. Candidate must have critical thinking skills needed for troubleshooting systems.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to walk and stand for a prolonged period of time
  • Must be able to use hands, arms, and fingers to handle, feel, and reach
  • Must be able to sit, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
  • Must be able to climb or balance
  • Must be able to lift above head and shoulders
  • Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 10-15 pounds
  • Must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Vision Requirements

  • Close vision, Distance vision, Color vision, Peripheral vision
  • Depth perception
  • Ability to adjust focus

Ability to work in a manufacturing environment which includes exposure to: High temperatures, fumes or airborne particles; Moving mechanical parts and vibration; Loud noise levels; Allergens; Elevated heights and Hot surfaces.

We Offer a Feast of Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate.

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace

Because at Shearers, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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