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Mechanic B

Job ID 16002759 Date posted 04/22/2016

POSITION SUMMARY: The primary duties of a mechanic include but are not limited to repairing, rebuilding and maintaining production equipment.  Must follow and practice all policies and procedures according to the training guide lines.

Entry Level – Maintenance Mechanic “B”

• Working knowledge of common hand tools and small power tools

• Fundamentals of packaging equipment

• Ability to follow instructions

• Ability to complete assignments as instructed

Step 1 – Maintenance Mechanic “B” : Required Knowledge:

• All Entry Level Requirements plus

• Ability to use and operate Shop drill presses and power tools excluding Machine Shop Equipment

• Ability to perform Scheduled Preventive Maintenance

• Ability to complete required preventative maintenance documentation

• Ability to perform Coder setup and program required Codes

• Ability to perform Scheduled Maintenance on all Coders

• Ability to read electrical and mechanical blue prints

• Ability to troubleshoot control wiring

• Understanding of PLC operation and parts

Step 2 – Maintenance Mechanic “B”: Required Knowledge:

• All Mechanic “B” Step 1 requirements plus

• Comprehensive knowledge of PM program

• Understand three phase wiring

• Ability to troubleshoot electric motors

• Ability to troubleshoot and solve mechanical problems

• Light Welding

• Ability to work unsupervised

• Perform other duties as assigned.



High School Diploma  preferred (technical degree a plus)

1-2 year related and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience

Basic math and computer skills


Food manufacturing experience preferred

Must be willing to work 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift. Flexibility in days of work week required


Math: Basic math skills

Reading & Writing: Ability to read technical written material and to communicate via written material

Computer Literacy: Knowledge of navigation and inputting.

Basic Mechanical Skills

In addition to qualifications listed below, attendance, disciplinary status, communication skills, and general attitude will be considered for any advancement.


1. Manage for Results

2. Make a Difference

3. Collaborate Internally

The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran


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