Maintenance Technician – Job Description

Redi-Bag is a manufacturer of low-density film and protective flexible packaging, serving the Western United States and Canada for over 25 years. Redi-Bag provides 100% custom engineered solutions to its customers with a diverse set of production capabilities. We are looking for a skilled maintenance Technician to join our team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot and diagnose malfunctions on all types of factory machinery including mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and electrical systems utilizing proper tools and equipment
  • Install, adjust, disassemble, repair, and reassemble motors, gear boxes, pneumatic and hydraulic cylinders, and valves, and other components
  • Review and interpret work orders, tie-ins, technical manuals, machine operations and can communicate with production employees and management
  • Develop maintenance procedures when documentation is not available and devise and make tools to facilitate work
  • Perform regular preventative maintenance and work orders as part of daily activities and as assigned
  • Able to use a computer to track, document equipment problems, submit/review, and close work orders, PMs, etc.
  • Willing to work overtime based on business requirements

SQF Level 1 Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain work area in a safe and orderly fashion according to GMP and Food Safety guidelines
  • Abide by all company Programs and Policies related to Food Safety (GMP, Foreign Material Control, Housekeeping, Product Tampering, etc.)
  • Abide by all personal hygiene rules (handwashing)
  • Keep work areas and equipment clean
  • Report incidents that impact the quality of Food Contact Packaging to the manager (pest sightings, equipment malfunctions, raw material issues, etc.)
  • Correct equipment malfunctions and complete all necessary records of work completed, including the maintenance lo.
  • Log any temporary repairs and schedule permanent repair ASAP
  • Report to their supervisor if they are suffering from any communicable disease

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing mechanical and electrical systems on manufacturing or industrial equipment
  • Experience with basic rigging using chain falls, hoist, and slings
  • Use of common power tools, hand tools, and shop equipment

Preferred Qualifications: in one or both of the following

  • A strong ability in either Fabrication in steel of racks, carts, and other production support equipment
  • Experience with electrical systems to include installing new circuits, running conduit, sizing, and pulling wire

Requirements and Physical Demands:

  • Must be physically able to access all equipment
  • must be physically and mentally capable of working at heights up to 70 feet
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Must have mathematics ability and be able to use measuring equipment including but not limited to dial calipers, micrometers, bore gauges, and depth gauges
  • Must be able to read and communicate in both English written and verbal form to ensure safe and effective performance of the job, including the successful operation of the business.
  • This job requires frequent stooping, bending, standing, kneeling, reaching, climbing, pulling, pushing, crouching, walking, and lifting. May require crawling and twisting
  • Must be able to wear safety glasses, hearing protection, and safety shoes
  • Follow all plant safety rules / policies, follow all SQF and HACCP requirements
  • Excellent attendance and positive attitude

Benefits

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package including Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • On the Job Training
  • Promote From Within Philosophy
  • Company BBQ and Safety Celebrations

Pay: $25.00 to $33.00 DOE

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