Under general supervision, performs skilled mechanical work in Preventive Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Installation of Bakery Machines, Packaging Machines and Production Support Equipment; and performs related duties and projects as assigned
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.
Keeps Bakery Machinery, Packaging Machinery and Production Support Equipment runningRepairs breakdowns in a timely manner (critical for the baking process)Following GMP’SResponsible for food safety requirements pertaining to BRC, AIB, GMP and any other legal or legislative rules and / or regulations.Keep the Work Area orderly and cleanPerform Daily Checks on Machinery and Equipment following, but not limited to the Daily Checklist providedPerformance of Preventive Maintenance following the tasks in the Handbook of the Machine Suppliers or following the instructions in the preventive Maintenance ScheduleReplacing Parts on Bakery Machinery, Packaging Machinery and Production Support EquipmentSet-up of Production Support Equipment and MachineryCleaning of disassembled Machinery and Equipment
Examples of Duties:
Acts to prevent potential problems on Bakery Machinery, Packaging Machinery and Production Support Equipment before they cause unscheduled machine or system downtime. Responsible to provide the safe, economical, and continuous operation of the Equipment. Must be willing to meet the demands of the facility in urgent and emergency situations. This may involve working overtime and requires weekends and may involve holidays. Must be willing to be flexible and able to adapt to the needs of the facility. The maintenance mechanic may need to be accessible 24 hour a day – 7 days a week to meet the facilities requirements. Other duties include assisting Refrigeration Technicians and Electricians with building systems, operations and preventive maintenance.
Replaces and repairs shafts, bearings, sprockets, gears, chains, conveyor belts, casters, wheels, transmissions, rollers, air cylinders, pistons, valves, hydraulic parts, pumps, belt drives, compressors, fan motors, plumbing, heaters, filters
Set-up of production support equipment such as freezer, slicer, conveyor, seeder, baking paper applicator, water lines, air lines