Maintenance Mechanic

AFP Visalia Plant

The candidate will be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and replacing industrial equipment and machinery used in a food manufacturing and packaging environment. Industrial electrical experience and skills are essential for this position. Prior food manufacturing experience is required; aseptic experience is preferred.
Position Requirements:

• Ability to work well in a team-based environment with limited supervision
• Working knowledge of GMPs within a food manufacturing facility
• Excellent knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, compressors, motors, controllers, air systems, and pumps
• Ability to quickly and efficiently troubleshoot and repair electrical and mechanical problems
• Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics, PLC logic diagrams, and blueprints
• Minimum of 3 – 5 years previous experience working with industrial, mechanical, and electrical equipment
• Able to effectively communicate in English
• Work in a hot, humid environment and lift a minimum of 50 pounds
• Must have own hand tools
• Must be able to work any of 3 shifts
• Other duties as assigned