Maintenance Technician - Marshfield

Mullins Cheese Inc. - Marshfield, WI3.8

We are currently looking for a maintenance technician to come work with us at Mullins Cheese and Mullins Whey INC., we are a 4th generation family owned businesses. Our current location has been producing dairy products for 45 years and ships dairy products globally. So if you are looking for a challenging and rewarding job come be a part of Wisconsin's proud dairy history and participate in cutting edge dairy technology. As a maintenance technician you will perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of an establishment in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting, insulating, welding; machining; carpentry, rebuilding or replacing pumps, repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs.

Mission Statement:
Through innovation and time-honored practices, Mullins Cheese is vested in being at the forefront of manufacturing traditional and value-added products. With the unsurpassed efforts and devotion of all those who contribute, from our suppliers to our buyers, expect Mullins to deliver the finest and most original products time and time again.

Essential Job Functions:
Repair or replace defective equipment parts, using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.
Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.
Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
Assemble, install or repair wiring, electrical and electronic components, pipe systems and plumbing, machinery, and equipment.
Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, and parts catalogs as necessary.
Inspect, operate, and test machinery and equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.
Record type and cost of maintenance or repair work using Managers Plus.
Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
Dismantle devices to access and remove defective parts, using hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools.
Fill out proper documentation in accordance to customer specification and government agencies
Aid other employees to maintain a safe process and quality product
Follow Safety Procedures
Maintain clean work environment
Comply with all processes and procedures of SQF 2000 to assure a safe, quality product

Minimum Qualifications:
Willing and Able to be exposed to/perform all physical and environmental factors including very hot climates to extremely cold climates.
Education: Certification from Vocational School; associated degree in industrial/mechanical technology; education not required if have sufficient experience.
Experience: 0-1 years in manufacturing position (with education); 2-5 years of maintenance related position (without education)

Preferred Qualifications:
Education: Certification from Vocational School; associated degree in industrial/mechanical technology; education not required if have sufficient experience.
Experience: 2-5 years in manufacturing position (with education); 4-10 years of maintenance related position (without education)

Physical Requirements:
Twisting, bending, and squatting with 50lbs object in hand
Long Periods of Standing and Walking
Lifting 60 lbs. from the ground
Good finger/hand/multi-limb dexterity

Schedule Requirements:
Normal: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Knowlton Shifts: Day: 7am-4pm; Night: 3pm-11pm; Start Up: 11pm-7am

Environmental Factors:
Extremely hot and humid work area
Extremely cold and windy work area
Flammable material
Chemical Exposure
Hot Surfaces Contact
Exposure to Dairy Products
Position can become extremely overwhelming at times and slow at other points; the overwhelming times can be stressful, and the slow times can feel boring

Wage / Hours:
$ 17.00 - $35.00 per hour / wage based on experience.
Full-time, 40 – 50 hours Per Week, 1.5x pay over 40 hours and 1.5x pay on Sundays/Holidays

Health Insurance, HSA, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance
Company paid Life AD&D, Long Term and Short Term Insurance
Vacation Pay
401K Plan, Profit Sharing