WAV Maintenance Technician
Company: Leprino Foods
Posted on: September 12, 2023
Leprino Foods Company, a global leader in the dairy food and
ingredient industry, is seeking a dedicated Maintenance Technician
employee to join our team located in Waverly, NY. Leprino Foods is
the world's largest supplier of mozzarella cheese and one of the
largest suppliers of premium dairy nutrition ingredients. Our
customers and business partners span the globe and include many of
the world's largest food companies, restaurant chains and
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for installing,
disassembling, repairing, and maintaining equipment.
The Maintenance Technician is also responsible for the safe repair
and troubleshooting of malfunctioning mechanical, electrical, or
instrumentation systems, the calibration of instruments, and
performing mechanical, preventive, and predictive maintenance.
This position participates on the hazmat response team (which
requires candidate to be clean-shaven for the respirator to fit
properly). The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for the safe
operation of the associated equipment and/or processes, the quality
of incoming raw materials, the quality of the outgoing products in
accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Good
Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and safe work practices. Leprino
Maintenance Technicians are expected to participate in discussions
and implementations of continuous improvement initiatives.
Leprino Foods is a 24/7 operating facility, and the employee must
be willing and able to flex availability as needed. Current
available position requires availability across 1st, 2nd, and 3rd
After training is complete, new hires will be assigned a regular
schedule on the next available shift.
$27.98 per hour/ Maintenance 1
$0.75 Evening Pay Differential for every evening hour worked
$0.50 Weekend Pay Differential for every hour worked Saturday &
Why work for Leprino Foods in Waverly?
A career with Leprino Foods means you'll be part of a worldwide
family of individuals dedicated to producing high-quality products
that help feed and nourish families around the world. Your
contributions will be noticed and rewarded as you work to further
our company, our customers and one another.
What we Offer:
Matched Retirement Savings
Paid Vacation (40 hours vacation every 6 months which increases
9 Paid Holidays
56 hours of Paid Sick Time, annually
Healthcare Benefits starting the first of the month following your
Discounts on Leprino Foods products
Perform mechanical duties such as maintaining/re-building pumps,
valves, conveyors, sprockets, gearboxes, etc.
Complete preventive maintenance work orders.
Work with industrial electricity (motor controls) to troubleshoot
and repair electrical components and machinery including all three
phase 480, 240 and other plant systems.
Calibrate all plant instrumentation in a wide variety of makes and
types specifications (i.e., temperature, flow, pH, vacuum,
pressure, Foxboro, Honeywell, Micromotion, Fischer, Anderson,
Perform work in a safe manner by following safety procedures and
policies, critical safety rules, and expected standard conduct.
Follow company's good manufacturing and safety policies and
procedures. Maintain housekeeping in area (i.e., toolboxes).
Communicate effectively with co-workers, team leads, and
Must be a minimum of 18 years old.
Must be able to work Sunday - Saturday, off-shifts, weekends,
holidays, and required overtime to support a 24-hour / 7-day
Must be able to work 8.5 hours up to 12.5 hour scheduled
Prior experience in a similar maintenance mechanic role.
At least 2 years experience in a similar maintenance mechanic
Mechanical repairs including rebuilding of gearboxes and process
Experience with troubleshooting, installation, and repair of
industrial controls (PLC 5, Control Logix, Devicenet, etc)
Prior experience with electrical background in a manufacturing
Experience with AC frequency drives and instrumentation.
Prior Dairy/Food Manufacturing experience.
Prior experience of utility systems, electrical controls, and
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Basic knowledge of utility equipment and operations (boiler and
Knowledge of government and industrial regulations (PSM, OSHA, and
Proficient computer skills in email, internet, Microsoft Office and
computerized maintenance management systems (e.g. SAP) in order to
enter and pull data.
Ability perform basic and intermediate mathematical
Ability to communication effectively with others.
Ability to complete required documentation (i.e., written and
Ability to troubleshoot equipment and problem solve.
Ability to stand, kneel, and walk for extended periods of time.
Ability to work in wet/dry/cold/hot environments and tight
Ability to climb steps and ladders to work at extreme heights.
Ability to use hand tools.
Ability to comply with all safety practices.
Ability to maintain a clean work area.
Ability to repeatedly lift throughout the entire shift meeting
minimal lift requirements.
Ability to work overtime and holidays as required by business
Must have the ability to wear required personal protective
Leprino Foods Company supports a drug-free workplace and is an EEO
/ Affirmative Action Employer M / F / Disability / Veteran Leprino
Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our
Hair Follicle Drug Testing.
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Leprino Foods requires all individuals to wear the appropriate
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) as required by the role and
Leprino Foods Company supports a drug-free workplace and is an
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Major Market: Binghamton
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