Maintenance Mechanic

The Wine Group - Fresno, CA (30+ days ago)3.7


The Wine Group is one of the top leaders in the wine industry. As a privately held management-owned company with 14 wineries in California, New York, and Australia, we thrive to win with exceptional people who share our values. We produce many well-known brands including Franzia, Cupcake, Chloe, Flip Flop, Save Me San Francisco, Insurrection, Concannon, Benziger and Imagery. We are a successful company looking to employ talented individuals on our team who are self-motivated, positive and energetic. If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply!


Works on multiple tasks which may include but not limited to maintenance and repair of all plant equipment (including facility and grounds). Troubleshooting and repairing mechanical and industrial electrical as well as Industrial PLC’s. Fabrication of equipment, including use of various welding techniques; MIG, TIG and stick welding.


Must be able to comprehend and carry out written and verbal work orders and instructions.
Must be capable of completing all required paperwork correctly.
Must be able to work independently, on any assigned shift with minimal supervision.
Must be able to interact and communicate effectively with other co-workers and management in a team environment.

Ability to work with Process Safety Management, HACCP, and Plant Safety Teams
Ability to learn and comply with all corporate and department work safety rules, including LOTO, Arc Flash, and Confined Space.
Must be able to work effectively at heights of 40’ and higher.
Must be able to enter and work in confined spaces.
Must be able to perform proper sanitation techniques to comply with food safety standards.
This job description reflects management’s assignment of general functions; it does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

Minimum 5 years maintenance experience (preferably in the wine/food industry)
Basic certified Industrial Electrical training or 5 years on hand experience
Working knowledge of PLC’s and related equipment (VFD’s and controls)
Working knowledge of Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems and Controls
Working knowledge of Refrigeration Systems (Ammonia RETA Certified)
Blueprint literate (mechanical and electrical)
Must pass and maintain valid forklift certification.
Must be able to read, write and speak English.
Must be able to pass all applicable testing.
Must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
Must embrace and demonstrate The Wine Group Core Values of Long-Term Sustainable Value Creation, while being Relentlessly Entrepreneurial, with Empowered People who are Responsible and Trustworthy and keep them in mind when making all decisions.

Must be able to lift and carry weights of up to 55lbs at varying frequency and duration.
Must be able to repeatedly climb stairs/vertical tank ladders at heights of 40’ and higher.
Work at various heights and awkward positions.
Work with hazardous chemicals and wear a face mask and appropriate PPE.
Requires bending, lifting, climbing, pulling and pushing.
The Wine Group is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.