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Posted on: August 27, 2018 • Category: Manufacturing

Maintenance Mechanic

Nestle Purina PetCare

Apply By: December 31, 2018
No. of Jobs: 4
Job Type: Full-Time
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: $23.80
Education: High School

Kimberly Birkhead
Phone 1: 314-982-2331
kimberly.birkhead@purina.nestle.com
Nestle Purina Careers
Nestle Purina PetCare
2400 5th Avenue South
Fort Dodge, Webster, IA 50501
US
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Qualifications:
Education: High school diploma or GED Experience: 1+ years of Maintenance experience in a manufacturing, industrial, technical, automotive or military environment OR 2 Year Technical Degree. Must be able and willing to work 12 hour shifts, nights, weekends and holidays as scheduled.

Responsibilities:
At Fort Dodge the maintenance mechanic plays a vital role in plant operations. This person will be responsible for the maintenance of all plant systems, which includes processing, packing, warehouse and facility operations. He/She will be responsible for learning, troubleshooting and repairing of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems. He/She will also be responsible for instrumentation, calibration, and the troubleshooting of PLC controlled systems. The successful individual will excel in a safety-oriented operation in which an emphasis is placed on machine reliability and process improvement.

Other Information:
The Fort Dodge plant is a wet manufacturing facility that produces 5.5 ounce canned Friskies pet food and is one of the strongest in the division. 5.5 ounce cans are a customer favorite and keep the facility running at full capacity year round. Most importantly, our plant upholds a strong safety ethic which is strengthened by the participation of each and every employee. When you join the Purina plant at Fort Dodge you are not only joining one of the largest food manufacturing companies in the world, you are joining a tight knit community focused on your personal growth, development, and safety.