• Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    10 months ago
  • Category:
    Manufacturing
  • Deadline:
    Open

Number 1 Recruiters is seeking a Production Maintenance Technician for its client in the Baton Rouge Area

About the Position

We are seeking hardworking and energetic Production Maintenance Technicians who possess mechanical skills to join our Team. The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic, experience as an Equipment Technician/Mechanic working with machines such as packaging equipment, conveyors and pneumatic systems. Equipment Mechanics must evaluate, diagnose and be creative in repairing a variety of failures to keep the manufacturing lines operating.

Responsibilities:

Maintenance and repair of specialty coffee and tea packaging equipment (mechanical, pneumatics, electrical, electronics, robotics, conveyors, etc)
Follow a structured Preventative Maintenance program
Collaborate with the Parts Department for proper spare parts inventory
Cross-train to operate production lines as needed
Maintain clean and safe work stations
Troubleshoot equipment problems to minimize equipment downtime
Clean machines
Requirements:

2-3 year minimum in an Equipment Technician/Mechanic role in an industrial facility or manufacturing plant
Strong mechanical skills
Innovative and interested in equipment modification to optimize efficiency and reliability a plus
Successful drug screen, background check and pre-employment physical exam
Flexibility in work schedule for a two-shift operation
Reliable work attendance / dependable transportation
Ability to lift 50 lbs and to work on feet all shift
Driven, focused and passionate
Great work ethic and team player