Position Number
Requisition ID
Full Time

Maintenance Leader in Training




Reports to: Maintenance Manager

Status: Full-Time

Job Summary:

This position will supervise a team of mechanics and ensure daily maintenance goals are met.  Due to the dynamic nature of our business, duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing.

PrinciPLE Accountabilities

Daily Managing

§         Supervision of Employees

§         Follow-up:

§         Quality

§         Safety

§         Turnover

§         Sanitation

§         Cost-Containment / Efficiency of Materials

Project Work

§         Coordination

§         Follow-Up


§         Safety

§         Repair

§         Work

§         Sanitation

§         Responsible for monitoring, record keeping, and taking appropriate action for specified Food Safety Plan, Food Quality Plan and prerequisite program requirements.

§         Responsible to report food safety and quality issues to management.


§         Schedule

§         Work orders

§         Write-up for next shift

Shift Prep: Planning of work for employees

Planning: Future maintenance work

Employee Training


Minimum Requirements

 Education and Experience

§         2 year degree in Electrical/Mechanical/Industrial Maintenance or Technology

§         5 years experience in industrial maintenance with a food processing background

§         Certifications in Sanitary welding, Boiler operation, Waste water treatment, and Electrical systems beneficial, but not required

§         Knowledge of Industrial electrical systems, Welding, Boilers, Pneumatics and Hydraulics

§         Computer proficient – MS Office, AutoCAD


Work Environment

§         Must be able to lift/carry machine parts

§         Must be able to build and tear down machines in plant environment

§         Must wear protective/sanitary gear in designated areas of the plant and while doing certain tasks (i.e. hair/beard nets, earplugs, environmental suit, goggles, welding shield.)

Personal Skills

§         Striving

§         Influence

Supervisory Responsibilities

§         Direct – Mechanics

Additional Skills/Preferences

§         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

§         Proactive problem-solver

§         Detail-oriented

§         Able to make decisions quickly

§         Progressive leadership and excellent supervisory skills