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Facility Maintenance Technician

Company: Universal Pure, LLC
Location: Grand Island
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

At Universal Pure, we're dedicated to giving people everywhere safe, fresh, and delicious food to eat and drink. We provide high-pressure processing (HPP), value-added services (VAS) and cold storage for our partners in the food industry. We are focused on safety and driven by service.Join the Food Manufacturing Industry in a Maintenance Technician / Mechanic role!The wage range starts at $24 per hour. Wage based on knowledge, skills, and abilities.1st ShiftBenefits offered at Universal Pure:Paid vacation and holidays!Health and medical benefits!401(k) with company match!A culture of people development and internal career growth.A culture of caring, collaboration and respect.Facility Maintenance Technician Duties and Responsibilities:Performing routine maintenance around the building such as fixing structural damage, for example, dock doors, ceiling panels, or wall repairTroubleshoot, adjust, and replace AC and DC electrical equipment such as controls, proximity sensors, fuses, motor starters, relays, switches, and timersFixing damaged electrical wiring when a shortage or severed wire occursInspect, troubleshoot, repair and/or replace mechanical components such as motors, drive chains, sprockets, sheaves, pulleys, rollers, conveyor belts, bearings, and transfer platesMaintaining the building HVAC equipment to keep climate control in the facility functioning properlySpot painting the building when old paint has become faded or chippedPerform preventative maintenance inspections of plant equipment such as conveyors, water heaters, HVAC, water pumps, heat exchangers, evaporators, fans and powered industrial equipmentRepairing broken or leaking plumbing to avoid water damage and restore full use of water fixturesAdherence to the facility's Document Control Policy following completion of trainingMust have flexibility with work schedule and job duties when the location environment changesFollow health, safety, and cleanliness standardsExcellent attendance and punctuality for an hourly roleHandle any minor tasks related to the duties of the positionFacility Maintenance Technician Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesTwo-year Associates' degree in electro-mechanical or electrical preferredTwo years' experience in facility maintenance role preferredForklift Certified preferredElectrical wiring skills to manage problems with the building's electricityBasic Plumbing skills to address leaks, clogs or other drainage problemsBasic Carpentry skills to handle basic repairs around the buildingInterpersonal skills to interact with all levels of employees and team membersAttention to detail to ensure that all jobs are completed in an exemplary manner and any potential hazards or warning signs of problems are not overlookedAbility to perform basic mathematical calculationsAbility to communicate effectively in EnglishAbility to prioritize and perform position responsibilities accurately and to deadlineFacility Maintenance Technician Demands and Working Conditions:This role operates in a wet and cold/refrigerated environment (between 38 and 20 degrees Fahrenheit) located within a manufacturing, warehousing, and production-type facility. Must be able to withstand cold temperatures for duration of shift.Considerable physical activity. Requires heavy physical work; heavy lifting, pushing,or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds.Work environment involves potential exposure to hazards or physical risks, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises which require following basic safety precautions" We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability." "Upon offer of employment, candidates will be asked to complete a drug screening test. The offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of this test.

Keywords: Universal Pure, LLC, Grand Island , Facility Maintenance Technician, Professions , Grand Island, Nebraska

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