First Shift Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

 Harleysville, PA

Our client, a meat manufacturing company in Harleysville, Pennsylvania is seeking an experienced maintenance mechanic for first shift in their busy operations.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

· Effectively and efficiently repair breakdowns to support and keep production running in all areas of the facility.

· Perform preventative maintenance tasks to support production operations in a fast paced environment.

· Diagnose and repair electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic/hydraulic problems on all plant equipment.

· Complete work orders in a timely manner to the highest quality standards.

· Troubleshoot equipment problems accurately and efficiently.

· Perform all tasks in accordance with company safety and GMP policies/guidelines.

· Support plant’s Continuous Improvement Program.

· Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor.

Requirements Qualified candidates will have good oral and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work effectively with key coworkers, including department managers, line operators, quality assurance personnel and contractors.

· High School Diploma or equivalent.

· Successful completion of industrial technologies certificate program preferred.

· 3-5 years progressive technical experience in an industrial manufacturing environment, preferably in the meat industry.

· Knowledge and experience in electrical and PLCs a must.

· Knowledge of policies, standards and specifications including safety policies and procedures for safe equipment operation.

· TIG welding on stainless steel a plus.

· Competent with arc and gas welding.

· Experience with high speed packaging and processing equipment.