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Nestlé Professional is committed to providing the finest ingredients, operational knowledge, and uncompromised support to foodservice operations across the US. Our team of culinary experts and skilled product developers partner closely with foodservice professionals to generate creative, branded food and beverage solutions that address a wide variety of needs. As a business serving other businesses, we’re focused on performing with speed, service, and precision to cook up delicious ideas for our clients both small and large. Satisfy your appetite for an exciting career at Nestlé Professional.


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The primary duties of a Maintenance Mechanic are general machine repair & troubleshooting including but also not limited to general electrical and mechanical troubleshooting (motors, PLCs, conveyor systems, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, electrical wiring, welding, and bearing replacement). 
As a Maintenance Technician, you are responsible for covering and supporting the operations team in startup activities, line coverage, and total facilities support for continued operation of the manufacturing plant. You will have the opportunity to contribute your skills and background to a collaborative, cross-functional team. You will also train on new equipment and aid in the execution of both planned maintenance and predictive maintenance activities. 

• Must follow all plant safety rules and work rules and be a positive example to co-workers
• Must maintain compliance with regulations to the Safety & Environmental System(s)
• Understand the environmental aspects of the role and take action to reduce these environmental impacts
• Follow Nestlé Good Manufacturing Practices
• Maintain compliance with regulations, internal practices, and all related procedures and programs
• Understand and uphold the food safety and quality aspects of the position
• Understand and apply the principles of continuous improvement in the work area
• Maintain a clean and 5S compliant workspace
• Maintain a positive, teamwork focused attitude
• Gaining an understanding of ammonia refrigeration and boiler functionality/troubleshooting
• Safe and efficient operation of Powered Industrial Trucks (PIT) 
• Execute Preventive Maintenance (PM) activities to proactively prevent failures and promote safe and efficient operations
• Create, revise, and improve PM activities and workplans that are assigned through Asset Maintenance Management (AMM) and SAP
• Work to reduce unplanned operation stoppages through effective root cause analysis and collaboration
• Provide on-shift electrical and mechanical troubleshooting support to identify and repair breakdowns
• Utilize our SAP system to properly log maintenance related information including work time, parts issuing, failure logs, and work order notes

High School Degree or equivalent is preferred but not required
Must be able to obtain and maintain LOTO certification, operator’s licenses for forklift, scissor lift, etc.
Flexibility in days of week/shift maybe required to support the business/training with overtime work as needed to provide shift coverage and attend training sessions
Must maintain a valid driver’s license
Must furnish own general tools and toolbox

2-5 years related and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience
Food manufacturing experience is a plus

• Ability to troubleshoot equipment
• Ability to work effectively with people at all levels of the organization
• Self-directed/ability to work with minimal supervision
• Ability to collaborate with diverse team members
• Effective reading, writing, communication, and computer skills
• Ability to troubleshoot equipment issues by using effective root cause analysis
• Proficient in liquid / fluid components (valves, pipes, pumps, heat exchanger, vessels, etc.)
• Proficient in Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems (plumbing, utilities, millwright, low-voltage systems, HVAC)
• Knowledge of AC and DC Control systems, Fanuc robotics systems, electrical and electronic circuits, VFD troubleshooting, and instrumentation including temperature, pressure, flow, etc.
• PLC troubleshooting, Programming, Allen-Bradley Rockwell Hardware/Software.
• Any Boiler operator certifications
• Any RETA nH3 certifications
• Any electrician certifications
• Experienced utilizing predictive maintenance tools and technology


It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.


To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role.  In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities.  Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.


The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.


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3rd Shift Production Line Mechanic
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