Building Maintenance Mechanic


Tyler, TX, US

Date:  Jun 28, 2024

Why Flowers?

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is one of the largest producers of packaged bakery foods in the United States with 2022 sales of $4.8 billion. Among the company's top brands are Nature's Own, Dave's Killer Bread, Wonder, Canyon Bakehouse, and Tastykake. Learn more at

Our team is the essential ingredient to success. We embrace diversity and foster an environment that reflects our values of Honesty & Integrity, Respect & Inclusion, Sustainability, Passion, and Humility.

Full-time employees are offered:

  • Comprehensive health and medical benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement savings plan
  • Professional growth and leadership training
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and parental leave

Benefits may vary depending on your work location and your participation in a collective bargaining unit.


Performs all construction work and all maintenance work not done by the Engineering Department or outside contractors. 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.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs building maintenance and repair
  • Maintaining the overall physical appearance of the plant.
  • Assists Engineering personnel as necessary.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.
  • Practices and complies with all Company policies and procedures (EEO, Harassment, Safety, Sarbanes Oxley, etc.).
  • 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.

Daily requirements are:

  • Must be able to operate hand and power tools and other equipment and material used in building maintenance. Must be able to stand, stoop, squat , bend, reach and hold for extended periods while performing duties. Must be able to pick up, hold and move building and maintenance items weighing up to 75 pounds. Must be able to enter, drive, and exit vehicle(s) used by Engineering Department.

Desired Experience

Three to five years in building trade. Thoroughly familiar with all aspects of building maintenance (those areas not maintained by Engineering Department Personnel).

Desired Education

High School diploma or equivalency and Vocational/Technical training in such areas as carpentry, masonry, plumbing, wiring, floor covering, etc., or equivalent on-the-job training and experience.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 9/25/2024.  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 Cynthia Renee' Speas at or 903 617-2111 .

Nearest Major Market: Tyler

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