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Maintenance Technician

Landover, Maryland
Maintenance


Job Description

Company: Metropolitan Meat Seafood & Poultry
Location: US-MD-Landover
Zip Code: 20785
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

More information about this job:

 

Position Summary:

Maintenance of the buildings, equipment, and related facilities and systems. Perform related work to ensure maximum production quantity and quality.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Implement and maintain preventive maintenance on all equipment and machinery within the plant, as noted in the equipment manufacturer's guidelines.
  • Visually inspect and test machinery to detect malfunction. Communicate equipment problems to operations staff as needed. Ensure safety procedures in use consistently. (Lock out, tag out, etc.)
  • Diagnose problems, dismantle defective machines and equipment, and install new or repaired parts, following the specifications set forth in blueprints, manuals, and schematic drawings.
  • Building maintenance and lighting (plumbing repair, changing lamps & ballasts, light remodeling, etc.).
  • Repair electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
  • Require to follow GMP's and Safety Regulations.
  • Responsible for working until relieved by supervisor/ manager. This may require working longer than schedule work hours.
  • Complete other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations and conversions to determine amounts and sizes of products needed for orders.
  • High school diploma or General Education Development (GED) or equivalent
  • One to three years’ related experience and/or training

 

Skills Needed:

  • Ability to adjust to sudden changes and operational goals.
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic circuits and machinery that incorporates one or all of these.
  • Ability to use precision measuring tools and use math at the Algebra/Trigonometry level.
  • Proficiency with electrical testing and measuring instruments (meters)
  • Knowledge of PLC and servo controls and how they function.
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability to use a wide variety of tools, both hand and power.
  • Commitment to work until job is completed.
  • Interacts well with others.
  • Good team player.
  • Must be flexible to changing procedures/priorities.
  • Must be able to tolerate cold conditions.
  • Must be quick and agile.
  • Strong logical reasoning skills
  • Strong communication: oral & written. Analytical problem solving and decision making.
  • Ability to prioritize.
  • Flexibility
  • Strong understanding of safe work practices.
  • Results-oriented.
  • Customer-service oriented
  • Detail oriented.

 

Physical Demands and Working Environment:

  • Ability to work in 30 degree temperature for long period of times
  • Ability to stand long period of times.
  • Ability to lift up to 100 lb. boxes.
  • Bending and twisting when working on a conveyor and/or packaging equipment.
  • Ability to read specification sheets that come down the line for different orders.
  • Standing, stooping and climbing are regular activities for this employee. Employee must have the ability to negotiate throughout the production and warehouse areas unassisted without disrupting regular production and warehousing activities.
  • The ability to touch, feel, manipulate fingers and limbs to operate various processing and material handling equipment is necessary.
  • This position requires the candidate to be in refrigerated processing and warehouse areas of 30 degrees and Freezer -18 degrees. These areas are cold and wet, and exposure to moving machinery and sharp objects are a regular occurrence.
  • This is a high noise area.
  • Must pass company drug test and background.
  • All staff have the responsibility to report food safety and quality problems to Q/A or a supervisor so they can initiate action.

 

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

 

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

 

 

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

 

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 67603