Maintenance Technician

Orion Talent - Breinigsville, PA (30+ days ago)3.6

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Maintenance Technician positions with the nation’s largest baking company. Although many of its brands can trace their histories back to the late 1800s or early 1900s, our client’s origins as a company began in 1994 when its parent company, purchased a tortilla company in California. Because of the company’s laser-like focus on providing the best quality, freshest baked goods at a great value to customers, it has grown into one of the world's largest baking companies with over 126,000 associates and operations in 19 countries throughout the Americas, Asia and Europe.

Position Description

As a Maintenance Technician, you will be committed to ensuring the best quality products and excellent customer service by maintaining regular quality audits (AIB), good manufacturing practices, compliance with federal/state/local regulations, HACCP, meet or exceed Global Food Safety Standards (BRC), environmental compliance and DOT mandates. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Support without hesitation General Plant Safety, Food Safety, Food Defense Initiatives and Good Manufacturing Practices with an understanding that these are absolutes and are Priority #1.
  • Assure that General Safety and Food Safety is an absolute priority by setting the example as a member of senior management.
  • Assure that Product Quality is an absolute priority utilizing IPM, Plant Teams and outside resources to accomplish this.
  • Proactively identify improvement focus areas.
  • Participate in root cause problem solving by team.
  • Work closely with production supervisors to provide effective maintenance support.
  • Promote a strong teamwork environment.
  • Encourage all associates to work in a safe manner and in accordance with defined safety regulations and procedures.
  • Ensure equipment in area is maintained, guarded and operated in accordance with defined safety regulations and procedures.
  • Understand levels of scrap and rework in area caused by equipment issues and associated points of cause.
  • Identify potential cost savings and cost avoidance.
  • Participate in budget planning for area and department.
  • Understand levels of line downtime caused by equipment issues and associated points of cause.

Position Details

Location: Breinigsville, PA

Salary: $55K plus overtime potential

Shift: 3d shift openings

Position Requirements

  • Strong maintenance skill set to include welding, electrical wiring, equipment set-up and changeover, reading of blueprints and schematics.
  • Experience in a bakery maintenance department is a strong plus.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Prior Military: 2 years (Preferred)