Good people, working with good people, for our common good.
KeHE-a natural, organic, specialty and fresh food distributor-is all about "good" and is growing, so there's never been a more exciting time to join our team. If you're enthusiastic about working in an environment with a people-first culture and an organization committed to good living, good food and good service, we'd love to talk to you!
The System Maintenance Mechanic in our high volume distribution center is accountable for the performance of timely and cost-effective maintenance of machinery and installation of conveyor equipment. The ideal candidate has experience in conveyor operation and electronic components that are in direct relation to the equipment.
This shift runs Wednesday-Saturday with the hours of 8:00pm-6:00am.
Maintenance of machinery and conveyor equipment in a timely and cost-effective manner
Repairs and maintains machinery and conveyor equipment within the facility as required with minimal supervision and ensures minimal downtime of conveyor system
Maintains company assets in a quality fashion through understanding of mechanical, electrical, and operational controls associated with the conveyor system
Disassembles machinery and repairs broken part using both hand tools and power equipment
Provides advice and guidance to other maintenance mechanics and respects the work of others
Performs other maintenance repairs and duties in the facility that may not be conveyor related as assigned by management
Minimum Requirements, Qualifications, Additional Skills, Aptitude
Minimum of 3 years conveyor maintenance and repair experience
Experience operating material handling and lift equipment
Must have own tools
Must be able to work in a fast paced, quick environment
Must be comfortable working with a computer
Schedule requires to work two weekend days
Qualifications / Additional Skills / Aptitude:
Welding and fabrication skills a plus
Highly motivated self-starter, able to work independently, and be a team player
Positive attitude and energetic
Ability to work flexible hours and/or shifts which can include overtime and weekends
Ability to work at heights and in unusual positions
Ability and willingness to communicate effectively in English, both written and orally
Ability to travel to outside schooling if required
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be able to carry, lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. The associate is required to sit. The associate is frequently required to stand, walk, and climb. While performing the duties of this position, the associate is subject to a warehouse environment where temperatures can vary from very cool to very warm. The associate is also exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise levels in the work environment are typically low to high.