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Maintenance Mechanic - Great Benefits! -

Company: AppleOne
Location: Bakersfield
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Job Description:

Local major agriculture company in Bakersfield, CA is seeking to add a a Maintenance Mechanic to their team! This Direct-Hire opportunity offers great base hourly pay up to $23 to start + great benefits!
If qualified for this position, please send your resume to CarlosP(@)
Position Summary: Ensures safe and appropriate equipment operation by proper diagnosis, repair, and routine maintenance of all Pistachio processing equipment within the OEM specs. Must have the ability to maintain and keep processing equipment in like new condition. Processing equipment includes but not limited to, conveyor belts, packing equipment, sorting equipment, motors, gear boxes, bearings, sensors, driers, hullers, and blowers.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
--- Assist Pistachio operations in adjustments on sorting and packaging equipment.
--- Troubleshoot operation equipment, finding the root cause of the malfunction.
--- Restart equipment after repairs to ensure proper operations of equipment.
--- Repair and replace electrical wiring and components.
--- Record repairs and maintenance performed in an accurate and timely manner.
--- Ability to work on AC/DC power and control voltages.
--- Effectively troubleshoots electrical, mechanical, and process issues in an independent manner.
--- Change bearings.
--- Check and replace gear boxes & electrical motors.
--- Set up, adjust, and maintain assigned equipment with responsibility for production and quality on this equipment.
--- Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment for proper operation. Able to diagnose problems independently and make repairs as needed,
--- Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
--- Troubleshoot, assembles, installs, and maintains systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repair as needed.
--- May use cutting and welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
--- Execute changeovers in a timely manner using a pit stop mentality.
--- Troubleshoot electromechanical equipment associated with the hulling, drying, washing, sorting, and packaging processes.
--- Execute preventive maintenance plans and takes appropriate action as needed.
--- Document all work done on work orders per established procedures.
--- Maintain a safe environment by following regulations and plant safety requirements.
--- Must be familiar with hand tools and power tools.
--- Perform other duties as required.
Education and/or Experience:
--- Minimum 3 years--- experience within the ag/food manufacturing industry.
--- High school diploma or equivalent; AA degree or certificate from trade school preferred.
--- Must have basic PC skills to be able to work in an E-Maintenance work order system online.
--- Working knowledge of machines and tools, including their design, repair, and maintenance.
--- Practical troubleshooting skills; must be able to diagnose electrical and/or mechanical problems systematically. Must have PM skills.
--- Working knowledge of AC & DC power and control voltages.
--- Complies with CAlOSHA safety standards.
--- Available to work any shift and holidays.
--- Works overtime as required
If qualified for this position, please send your resume to CarlosP(@)
AppleOne is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in people, and we are committed to working with people of all backgrounds and connecting them with clients and companies who share our goals of diversity and inclusiveness. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, ancestry, color, national origin, age, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, disability, protected veteran status, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.
For temporary assignments lasting 13 weeks or longer, the Company is pleased to offer major medical, dental, vision, 401k and any statutory sick pay where required.
If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability or health condition in order to search for a job opening or to apply for a position, please contact your staffing representative who will reach out to our HR team.
AppleOne participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Learn more about the E-Verify program.

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