Maintenance Technician

Dairy Farmers of America

Mechanicsburg, PA

Starting Payrate: $32.50/HR
Dairy Farmers of America is looking for highly dependable team player to join our staff as MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN at our Mechanicsburg, PA facility. If you are fascinated by the process of industrial food & beverage manufacturing and are committed to supporting our reputation for excellent products, then this is the place for you.
Shift: Fulltime rotating 12-hour day night shift (6pm-6:30am). Work three days one week, four days the next week. Off every other weekend.
Description: Maintenance Technicians play an important role at Diary Farmers of America in by ensuring that all equipment is operating effectively and efficiently.
Job Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Perform electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and/or repairs to production and processing equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance of production and processing equipment as well as utility related equipment, following all safety procedures.
  • Support the installation of new equipment.
  • Set up and adjust controllers (primarily Allen-Bradley).
  • Assist machine operators with training or troubleshooting to minimize equipment downtime.
  • Ensure all repairs are documented.
  • Follow all safety policies and procedures.
  • Follow all DFA GMP's. Clean work areas upon completing a project and work in a manner consistent with all corporate and regulatory, food safety, quality and sanitation requirements.
  • Foster teamwork consistent with our company and plant Mission, Vision, and Core Values.
  • The requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee; but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. Other duties may be assigned