Maintenance Technician – AM or PM shift

MAC Incorporated

Apply Now

Maintenance Technician – AM or PM shift Horseheads, New York
Job Ref:

Maintenance Technicians
$29/hr – $31/hr DOE

Delicious food manufacturer needs 2 Maintenance Technicians; one on 6 am – 6 pm shift and another one on 6 pm – 6 am shift, will be on rotating schedule every 2 weeks, 2 nights on, 2 nights off, work 3 nights, off 2 nights off, off every other weekend off, Sun – Sat weeks, new hires typically start on a Monday, want a balance of mechanical and electrical, PLC troubleshooting, 2 phase motors, when fully staffed there are 7-8 maintenance techs, there are currently 5 now spread amongst the shifts. Would like 3 years in maintenance and manufacturing, there are quarterly bonuses based on performance and attendance. Eligible for benefits in 60 days, paid sick time, 56 hours of sick time per year, 5 vacation days a year, 11 paid holidays a year.  

Maintenance Tech


    • Manufacturing: 2 years (Required)
    • Maintenance: 1 year (Required)

Full Job Description

Key Accountabilities & Deliverables:

  • Provides general and preventative maintenance support to help equipment meet/exceed operating standards in the areas of quality, cost, safety, customer satisfaction and productivity as well as minimizing downtime
  • In support of production, needs to effectively and efficiently adjust Temperature(s), Belt Speed(s), Air Flow, Coating Viscosity/Flow Rate, Bagger speed and functionality and Conveyors and weigh scales
  • Performs preventive maintenance to ensure that machines run at their maximum capacity through cleaning, lubricating, greasing and/or oiling
  • Performs facility maintenance including assisting in servicing and replacing minor plumbing fixtures and performing minor electrical work not requiring a licensed electrician
  • Participates on special projects as directed by the Maintenance Manager
  • Expected to occasionally make recommendations for continuous improvement (productivity, quality, cost and/or safety).
  • Complete all paperwork neatly, correctly, on time and in accordance with Company guidelines.
  • Work with common hand and power tools, such as hammers, saws, drills, wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
  • Follow and comprehend verbal and written orders.
  • Communicate with employees particularly with regard to proper and safe utilization of equipment
  • Able to work alone or as a team member.
  • Able to perform Machine Operator tasks.
  • Follow all plant safety and GMP rules and regulations.
  • Assist where needed/required in all food safety and quality issues or programs.
  • Follows all safety and GMP safety rules and procedures.

Skills & Experience:

  • 3 years of experience in manufacturing/maintenance
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • HACCP (Food Safety) and Food Quality
  • Experience in operating and maintaining state of the art manufacturing equipment
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry
  • MS Office, Excel / Spreadsheets

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 12 hour shift
  • Day and Night shift


  • Manufacturing: 2 years (Required)
  • Maintenance: 1 year (Required)

Typical start time:

  • 6 AM or 6 PM

Typical end time:

  • 6 PM or 6 AM

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Apply Now

  Apply with Github   Apply with Linkedin   Apply with Indeed
  Stack Overflow