Maintenance Technician Refrigeration
Under general supervision, performs skilled electrical and mechanical work in Preventive Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Installation of new and used Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Equipment, Bakery Machinery, Packaging Machinery and Production Support Equipment; and performs all related duties and projects as assigned.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.
Keeps Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Equipment, Bakery Machinery, Packaging Machinery and Production Support Equipment running
Repairs breakdowns in a timely manner (critical for the baking process)
Following Food Safety Practices
Responsible for food safety requirements pertaining to BRC, AIB, GMP and any other legal or legislative rules and / or regulations.
Keeps the Work Area orderly and clean
Perform Daily Checks on Machinery and Equipment following, but not limited to the Daily Checklist provided
Performance of Preventive Maintenance following the tasks in the Handbook of the Machinery Suppliers or following the instructions in the preventive Maintenance Schedule
Replacing electrical and mechanical Parts on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Equipment, Bakery Machinery, Packaging Machinery and Production Support Equipment
Set-up of Production Support Equipment and Machinery
Cleaning of disassembled Machinery and Equipment
Examples of Duties:
Acts to prevent potential problems in the plumbing, HVAC and Refrigeration Equipment before they cause unscheduled system downtime. Responsible to provide the safe, economical, and continuous operation of the Equipment. Must be willing to meet the demands of the facility in urgent and emergency situations. This may involve working overtime and requires weekends and may involve holidays. Must be willing to be flexible and able to adapt to the needs of the facility. The maintenance mechanic may need to be accessible 24 hour a day - 7 days a week to meet the facilities requirements. Other duties include assisting electricians and mechanical technicians with building systems, operations and preventive maintenance.
Replaces and repairs shafts, bearings, sprockets, gears, chains, conveyor belts, casters, wheels, transmissions, rollers, air cylinders, pistons, valves, hydraulic parts, pumps, belt drives, compressors, fan motors, plumbing, heaters, filters
Set-up of production support equipment such as freezer, slicer, conveyor, seeder, baking paper applicator, water lines, air lines