Maintenance Technician in Moonachie, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 3/25/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Moonachie, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    3/25/2020
  • Job ID:
    220295
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    973-541-2270

Job Description

American Food Company located in Moonachie, NJ is in need of a Maintenance Technician to assist their 3rd shift operations.

Under minimal supervision, the Maintenance Mechanic troubleshoots, repairs, and performs predictive/preventative maintenance on all manufacturing equipment within assigned location. Secondary duties include, but are not restricted to, general facility maintenance.

This is a Direct Hire position.
Pay Range: $26-$28.00/hr

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

*Troubleshooting, repair and performs preventative maintance on all manufacturing equipment within assigned location.
*Perform daily inspections along the production line.
*Responds to and escalates maintenance/production machinery issues to implement repairs in a timely manner.
*Designs performance diagnostic schedules, ensures timely inspection and routine testing of all machinery to ensure proper operation.
*Ensures compliance with all FDA, OSHA, local regulatory agencies and auditing requirements.
*Lead and support the continuous improvements in maintenance
*Advises team and plant management on recommendations for performing rebuilds and/or upgrades to extend machinery useful life. 

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

*High School diploma or GED
*Minimum 6 months experience in a manufacturing environment
*Average electrical skills
*Advanced mechanical skills
*Ability to read blueprints and schematics
*Ability to use basic tools and make simple mechanical adjustments
*Spanish literate a plus
*Good communication skills


Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Degree + 1-2 years food manufacturing experience- willing to consider a combination of education and prior experience
  • 2-3 years experience as Maintenance Mechanic  +  some experience in a leadership role
  • Computer Literate
  • Spanish literate a plus
  • Good communication skills

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Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.