ROUND ROCK, TX
*Note this is a temp to hire position*
Install, assemble and test machines and equipment; understand and comply with workplace safety regulations.
Inspect machines regularly for signs of malfunctions, including visual inspections, listening for irregular noises and conducting scheduled testing as appropriate.
Monitor, identify and respond promptly to signs of malfunction in machinery such as changes in performance, temperature fluctuations, sounds, smells or atypical energy usage; perform troubleshooting for production machinery.
Schedule and perform routine preventative maintenance and service for each piece of equipment.
Perform emergency repairs on various types of machinery, including mechanical, electric and hydraulic; identify and replace worn or damaged parts in a timely manner.
Use a variety of power and hand tools to perform job functions.
Maintain machinery and the adjacent workplace in a state of appropriate cleanliness; create and maintain a schedule for inspection, service and testing of machinery.
Read and comply with work orders concerning service, modification or installation of machinery.
Work effectively with other team members in a refrigerated environment.
Previous experience as a mechanic
Knowledge of shop equipment
Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills
Deadline and detail-oriented
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
2 years of experience in the food processing industry
Knowledge of electrical, pneumatic and mechanical systems
Experience with welding, fabrication and ammonia refrigeration systems (a plus)
Wastewater experience (a plus)
Standing, walking, bending, kneeling and ability to lift up to 50lbs.
Ability to work 6 days a week 10-12-hour shifts, including weekends and holidays
1st and 2nd shift available