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Company: Lamb Weston
Location: Delhi , LA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Food, Beverage

Description

Job Description Summary

A Process Shift Mechanic 3 candidate should have an Associate's Degree (AA) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school in mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, or electromechanical maintenance and have a minimum of 5 years' experience working in a maintenance department in an industrial or manufacturing plant. In lieu of this, consideration will be given to candidates with a minimum of 10 years of mechanical or electrical maintenance in an industrial or manufacturing facility. Experience in Food Processing preferred. This position requires the ability to work shifts.

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION Lamb Weston, Inc. Delhi, Louisiana Position:          Process Shift Mechanic 3                                           Department:    Maintenance                                                    Bracket:           Mechanic 3

A Process Shift Mechanic 3 candidate should have an Associate's Degree (AA) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school in mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, or electromechanical maintenance and have a minimum of 5 years' experience working in a maintenance department in an industrial or manufacturing plant.  In lieu of this, consideration will be given to candidates with a minimum of 10 years of mechanical or electrical maintenance in an industrial or manufacturing facility.  Experience in Food Processing preferred.  This position requires the ability to work shifts. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

            The Process Shift Mechanic provides the necessary service for maintenance, running adjustments and repairs to all process equipment in the raw receiving area, peel room, trim room, blancher and fryer areas, Process support, and other appropriate plant areas as needed.  This position provides problem solving and troubleshooting capabilities in dealing with equipment performance, equipment maintenance, product quality, training and equipment improvement.  This position reports to the Process Maintenance Team Leader.

SPECIFIC DUTIES

Must have an expert level of maintenance knowledge base and ability to work in any area. Must have an expert working knowledge of bearings, chains, belts, pumps, gearboxes, conveyor belts, and motors.  And be proficient in laser alignment of equipment and Precision Maintenance. Must have an expert understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic control devices. Must have the ability to perform structurally sound welds and use cutting equipment as listed below:           

Use of acetylene cutting torch-mild steel

Arc weld (all positions) – mild steel, stainless steel

Heliarc, wirefeed (all positions) preferred – mild, stainless

Proficient in plasma cutting

Must be able to use shop power tools, do basic sheet metal work, cut, bend and crimp, use metal break, roller break and hand tools. Ability to read O&M manuals and identify spare parts and part numbers for reorder purposes. Responsible for maintaining the safe operation of his/her work area and for bringing to supervisory personnel any unsafe conditions present. Must be able to become proficient at using the plant Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to write Work Orders, order parts, complete PM routes, and enter equipment history. Must perform corrective or emergency maintenance checks and correct problems in a timely manner to minimize line downtime. Execute Preventative Maintenance activities as assigned.  Help develop effective work plans and enhanced preventative maintenance plans. Must be proficient in all sanitation practices and food safety practices. Must have the ability to work weekends and/or shift work with a strong work ethic and employment history. Must have the ability to work overtime, any shift, work any or all days of the week in accordance with production and maintenance schedules. Must have the ability to work well with others and maintain a positive attitude.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty above satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Language Skills

Must have the ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Must have the ability to write correspondence.  Must have the ability to effectively present information in a one-on-one and small group situations to vendors and other team members.  Must have the ability to understand equipment drawings, schematics, diagrams and operating instructions.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands and arms to handle, feel, and reach.  The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; will regularly work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles and outside weather conditions.  The noise level in the work environment requires hearing protection.

Mathematical skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret graphs.

Other Qualifications

  • Must obtain Lamb Weston lift truck operator's license
  • Strong work ethic and employment history
  • Strong PC skills, to include Windows, Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent organization, communication and problem solving skills

Job Qualifications


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