Food Processing Maintenance Technician – – 1st Shift

at Bev-Hub
Location Manhattan
Date Posted May 12, 2021
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified


Position Summary:* The Food Processing Maintenance Technician will be responsible for the day to day maintenance of infrastructure and equipment that produces canned coffee products* Actively participates in efficient maintenance and changeover of equipment that supports the conversion of raw materials to finished goods* Maintains operating knowledge of all equipment and processing including updates to equipment or processes* Employee must be able to work in both Wichita and Manhattan facilities as needed, with reliable transportation, and the ability to work long hours as needed Essential Job Functions:* * Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of equipment * Perform scheduled and preventative maintenance of equipment* Perform mechanical skills including but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic troubleshooting* Repair and maintain machinery and equipment such as motors, pneumatic tools, and conveyor systems* Read and interpret equipment manuals for daily, weekly, monthly, and annual maintenance* Perform service and maintain auxiliary equipment such as chillers, heaters, dryers, grinders, and conveyorsPhysical Demands:* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, sit, walk, climb, balance, kneel, crouch, and crawl in tight spaces.* The employee must be capable of lifting/moving up to 100 lbs.Minimum Position Qualifications:* Expert attention to detail* A strong background in Maintenance with 3 to 4 years related experience* The ability to understand blueprints, schematic diagrams and mechanical handbooks is essential, as is the ability to roll up your sleeves and get creative when your solution isnt in there* Should have experience and be knowledgeable in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)* Must have experience in production environment maintenance, with food grade production environment preferred* Ability to work well with others and fix issues in a timely manner* An ideal candidate would have some experience in all the following, preferably with major experience within at least one category: Industrial Electricity/Electronics, Pumps, Pipe Fitting/Plumbing, Machine Installation and Rigging, Conveyer Systems, HVAC Systems, Building Construction, Shop Safety