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Maintenance Engineer I (Mechanic)

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Date: Jan 7, 2019

Location: Philadelphia, PA, US

Company: Flowers Foods

SUMMARY
Performs scheduled/unscheduled maintenance and installation tasks on the physical plant, equipment and machinery, according to standards. Position requires demonstration of competency for all on-the-job activities that may have a direct or indirect affect on product safety, legality and/or quality.

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILTIES
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs repairs, scheduled/unscheduled maintenance and installation tasks on the physical plant, equipment and machinery, according to standards.  Position requires demonstration of competency for all on-the-job activities that may have a direct or indirect affect on product safety, legality and/or quality.
  • Performs mechanical rebuilds, overhauls and adjustments.
  • Capable of making pre-arranged changeovers in the machines when going from one variety to a different variety.
  • Examines machines and mechanical equipment to locate and to diagnose the source of trouble.
  • Plans sequence of operations to effect repairs with minimum of time and expense.
  • Reports major problems to the Supervisor for decisions. 
  • Works with blueprints, drawings, layout, or written or verbal instructions. 
  • Makes standard shop computations relating to stress, strength of materials, centers of gravity, direction, rotation, speeds, etc.
  • Responds to and corrects equipment stoppage/mechanical breakdown. Repairs/replaces worn/defective parts, devices, etc.
  • Operates machine shop equipment and makes required parts when necessary.
  • Maintains cleanliness of work area.
  • Practice and comply with all Company policies and procedures (EEO, Harassment, Safety, Sarbanes Oxley, etc.)
  • Follows established Company Policies & Procedures, Sanitary Codes, and Safety Requirements.
  • Performance of other duties which are deemed by management to be an integral part of the job, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures.
  • Performs other essential and non-essential duties as directed by supervision.
  • May supervise the work of helpers and apprentices on assignment.
  • Operates Powered Industrial Equipment as required.
  • Practices preventative maintenance by replacing worn or defective parts with items obtained from stock or by fabrication before they break or damage the product or the machine.
  • Runs, inspects, adjusts and repairs, if necessary, all machinery prior to and during production run.
  • Completes work orders as assigned.
  • Completes daily work cards and other paperwork, documenting work activities and man hours.

 

DESIRED EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

  • At least two (2) years additional plant experience involving industrial equipment applications, a working knowledge of conveyors, bearings, chains, shafts, pumps, gear reducers, seals, pneumatics and high speed production machinery.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Four (4) year Mechanical apprenticeship or equivalent preferred but may be substituted with work experience. 

  

 

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 02/05/19.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability

 

If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Christine Sophia Johnston at CHRISTINE.JOHNSTON@FLOCORP.COM or 215 221-8520.


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