Maintenance Journeyman

Location: Ontario, CA

Primary Objective of the Position:

Diagnose, adjust, repair hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment used at the Carton Plant.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Safety:

  • Must be safety oriented
  • Ensure safety is the number one priority
  • Follow Fruit Growers Supply’s Lock out, Tag out and Try Policy and machine specific Lock out, Tag out and Try Procedures
  • Work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Perform safety inspections in manufacturing or repair settings
  • Promote, execute and adhere to Fruit Growers Supply Company’s safety programs and encourage all employees to adopt safety as a culture.
  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections
  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself or endanger the wellbeing of others.
  • Report all injuries, near misses, unsafe acts and property damage to the Production Supervisor

Maintenance:

  • Complete a “Maintenance Task Hazard Assessment” for each non-routine task.
  • Respond to emergency machine breakdowns in a timely manner.
  • Completes assigned tasks correctly and within the allotted time.
  • Perform Preventive Maintenance duties on facility equipment
  • Common Troubleshooting and repair of AC / DC drives, PLC’s, electrical systems, electrical equipment, piping systems, plant machinery and plant equipment.
  • Locate, diagnose and repair malfunctions of Hydraulic systems, Pneumatic systems, Water & Starch piping systems, including  pumps, valves, and cylinders.
  • Perform various inspections and testing on plant systems, machinery and equipment.
  • Performs carpentry, i.e., form building, structural steel, concrete, etc.
  • Assist with operation of laptop computers for required troubleshooting of PLC controlled systems.
  • Assist with plant layouts and wiring installations.
  • Perform necessary procedures to maintain parts stores inventory system.
  • Perform cleanup of job site prior to and after completing repairs.
  • Perform general housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned by supervision.

Education and Experience:

  • 3-5  years of Maintenance experience in an industrial maintenance related field.
  • Corrugated Industry preferred.
  • Preferred knowledge of listed machinery:
  • BHS CORRUGATOR
  • MHI EVOL FLEXO FOLDER GLUER
  • WARD 50” FLEXO FOLDER GLUER
  • GOPFERT ROTARY DIE CUTTER
  • DUCKER AUTOMATION & ROBOTICS
  • EAM MOSCA STRAPPERS & BUNDLERS
  • LACHENMEIR HOODER

General Skills:

  • Must be able to lift 50-70 lbs. regularly.
  • Basic knowledge of automated controls.
  • Basic electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanic knowledge.
  • Must be able to distinguish colors.
  • Must have flexibility, reach and body height consistent with job responsibilities.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must obtain and maintain a valid forklift license.
  • Ability to work independently in a mature and professional manner
  • Must possess a positive “can do” attitude
  • Must have a sense of urgency
  • Must be able to work third shift 11pm to 7am

Email us with your cover letter and resume at hr@fruitgrowers.com