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Multi-Craftsman / Maintenance Electrician & Mechanic

Do you have a spark for tinkering with electrical and mechanical components? We have an opening in our **San Jose, CA** facility for a Multi-Craftsman position. You will be collaborating with Operations, Quality Food Safety and Environmental Health and Safety personnel. Are you passionate, do you love problem solving; are you eager to shape a strong future for our company and your career? We’re hoping you can take a new angle on what otherwise might be ordinary. Feel grounded in knowing we foster creativity. Let’s bring out the Tiger in you!


+ **Maintaining Equipment and Amplifying your PLC knowledge** - You will be constantly alternating in between troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, and on the spot machine repair. You will need a firm focus and understanding of programmable logic controllers. This person must be creative in their solutions without being unclear in their documentation.

+ **Preventative Maintenance** – Performing basic troubleshooting, repairs and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment.

+ **Analyzing Conditions and Providing Solutions** - Identifying and examining production equipment failures to understand root cause analysis, with the help of interpreting schematics and drawings. Investigating and repairing electrical & mechanical systems such as: pneumatics, drives and hydraulics, and conveyors.

+ **Ensuring Performance Efficiency** - Managing machine performance by doing equipment set up and change overs for production and responding to equipment breakdowns in a timely manner

+ **Following Best Practices** – Understanding, following and enforcing all established safety, health, quality, and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices.

+ **Prioritizing Innovation and Communication** - Actively seeking ways to improve plant efficiency and cost savings and maintaining an open dialogue with lead and supervisor regarding day-to-day activities.



+ High School diploma or GED

+ Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office

+ Demonstrated knowledge of behavior based safety systems

+ Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

+ Sitting, standing, walking, lifting and / or repetitive tasks throughout the day. Employee will be required to occasionally lift up to 50lbs

+ Previous experience as an electrician & mechanic in a manufacturing setting

Bonus Points:

+ An active licensed Journeyman (electrical) with PLC experience

+ Previous experience in Food Manufacturing

+ Experience in troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment

+ Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems

+ Previous welding experience

+ Basic Computer skills including Microsoft Office


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The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at .

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Kellogg Recruitment

**Title:** _Multi-Craftsman / Maintenance Electrician & Mechanic_

**Location:** _USA-CA-San Jose_

**Requisition ID:** _MAN011297_

**Job Function:** _Manufacturing_

**Job Type:** _Hourly Paid_

**Closing Date:** _Sep 24, 2020, 11:59:00 PM_

**Relocation Assistance:** _No_

Multi-Craftsman / Maintenance Electrician & Mechanic

Full time
San Jose, CA

Published on 09/26/2020