Maintenance Tech 2nd shift
Company: Prairie Farms
Posted on: January 6, 2022
This is a great opportunity to establish yourself in a secure
company with a 75+ year history of success. We are proud to be
comprised of more than 800 farm families throughout the Midwest.
Since 1938, we have been producing high quality products for you
and your family.
At Ice Cream Specialties, you'll become part of a dedicated team
that manufactures and packages ice cream novelties.
We offer full-time schedules with great benefits that include
health, dental, vision, and life insurance, short term disability,
and retirement. You'll also enjoy paid time off - holidays,
vacation, sick days, and PTO.
Shift: This is a 2nd shift position, hours: 3:00 PM - 12:00 AM.
Monday - Friday with SOME mandatory Saturdays.
Salary: $21.40/hour + $1.00 shift premium.
What does a Maintenance Tech at Ice Cream Specialties do?
ICS Maintenance Techs maintain production machines and production
related-machinery, attend to building repair, and general problem
solving as related to the business.
What are the Maintenance Technician position responsibilities ?
Setting up machines for various products, Trouble-shooting
hydraulics, electrical and pneumatics, Perform preventative
maintenance on equipment, Repair, rebuild and welding, Lubrication,
hand truck repair, Building repair and maintenance Other duties
assigned by supervisor
What essential skills and experience are required ? Mechanical
background Welding-Tig/Stick Read blueprints (electrical, pneumatic
and hydraulic) Plumbing skills (water, air and hydraulic) Ammonia
Refrigeration knowledge Time management: ability to organize and
manage multiple priorities Strong team player Communication skills:
ability to communicate with a multitude of plant personnel as well
as maintenance personnel The ability to work at heights up to 25' a
ladder or man lift The ability to work weekends is necessary
Nonessential Skills :
Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
Waste Water Treatment experience a plus!
What is the work environment for a Maintenance Tech?
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be
exposed to very hot or cold temperature conditions. The noise level
in the work environment can be extremely loud.
What are the physical demands for this position?
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required
to be able to bend, walk, work in extreme heat and cold, get on top
of equipment, must be able to climb steps and use a ladder, and
enter confined spaces. The employee must be able to respond to
production needs quickly (200-300' in approximately 30 sec) and
must be able to lift heavy parts and equipment. Specific vision
abilities required by the job include close vision, color vision,
peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust
What are some of the benefits and incentives provided? Health
benefits (medical, dental, vision) Retirement/401k Vacation + PTO
Tuition Reimbursement Retention bonus at 90 days ($250) Up to
$2,000 attendance bonus annual ($500 per quarter) Up to 4%
quarterly bonus (based on gross wages)
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