Maintenance Mechanic

The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. Hereford, TX

Under minimal supervision, the Maintenance Mechanic troubleshoots, repairs and performs predictive/preventative maintenance on all Live Haul, Feed Mill and Long Hall tractors and trailers.

Tasks are to be completed while maintaining the highest safety, food safety and quality, cost and GMP standards in a high speed manufacturing environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

* Preforms repairs and general maintenance, related to vehicle mechanical and/or electrical system issues.

* Conducts preventative maintenance measures on all equipment to sustain working condition and records all data in system log.

* Troubleshoots malfunctions to determine primary operational root cause and maintains log of all related work activities.

* Maintains accurate records of supplies/parts and complete monthly inventory report of all maintenance supplies.

* Responsible for reporting food safety and quality issues and initiate action, as necessary.

* Other duties as assigned.

* Minimum six months' experience in a Maintenance Mechanic role or related capacity

* High school diploma or equivalent required.

* Ability to lift up to 80 lbs.

* Ability to diagnose and repair refrigerated trailers.

* Ability to change tires, brakes, roll new tractor tires onto rims and trailer.

* Knowledge of instruction manuals, mechanical drawings, blue prints and diagram interpretation.

* Ability to communicate with other technicians and be able to explain mechanical processes.

* Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, memos, checklists, forms and equipment instruction manuals that are written in English.

* Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

* Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions

* Ability to maintain an effective working relationship with all contacts both inside and outside the company.

* Strong safety record

* Ability to meet attendance guidelines.

* Ability to work flexible hours to effectively perform all duties and responsibilities