1114-Maintenance Mechanic I in San Antonio, TX at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 12/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


TX San Antonio

Job Type:

Production Maintenance

Job Posting Title:

1114-Maintenance Mechanic I

Job Description:

Minimum Educational Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

Essential Job Functions

  • Read, write, speak and communicate efficiently in English with a wide variety of people and personalities.
  • Know how to use basic mathematical functions.
  • Keep legible and accurate records.
  • Basic computer concepts as well as normal data input into maintenance monitoring, purchasing, and operational programs.
  • Read follow verbal and written instructions as well as work and safety policies, procedures and programs. 
  • Explicitly follow directions given by other Maintenance technicians during training and as needed.
  • Keep area clean and in 5S compliance.
  • Follow all Company/OSHA safety rules and regulations, perform all duties in a safe and efficient manner, and wear all required personal protective equipment (PPE), including but not limited to steel-toe safety shoes and hearing protection in designated areas.
  • Conform to all good manufacturing practices (GMP) and be responsible for the cleanliness of immediate work area and contribute to the overall cleanliness of the facility.
  • Willingness and ability work in Various Temperatures in dry and wet conditions in and around the entire complex. Both inside and outside.
  • Responsible for recognizing and reporting food safety and/or quality issues to supervisor and/or manager.
  • Secure and maintain a valid Powered Industrial Vehicle operator’s license at all times and operate Various Maintenance equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

Key Requirements

  • Basic to intermediate mechanical skills, i.e., bearing change out, gearbox removal and installation, conveyor belting repair, replace, Chain/sprocket alignment and replacement, Hydraulic component troubleshooting, repair and replacement.  Using all hand tools, drills, presses, grinders.
  • Demonstrated ability to align pulleys and belts on motors and pumps.
  • Basic to intermediate Electrical skills, i.e., single and three phase circuits, able to demonstrate wiring a 3 phase motor and control circuit , remove and replace motors.
  • Demonstrated understanding and use of various meters (VOM, AMP) and ability to troubleshoot a basic circuit. 
  • Basic plumbing skills in relation to steam and water flow both supply and discharge in plant.
  • Knowledge and ability to follow and work from blueprints, sketches, verbal instructions and/or written work orders with minimal supervision.
  • Ability and working knowledge of Basic machine repair, hand held tools, shop powered tools, welding, plasma cutter, gas & oxygen fabrication equipment, and numerous types of product moving pumps.
  • Some ability related to welding.  

Minimum Physical Requirements

  • Walk, stand, twist, bend, stoop, reach and maneuver in tight or cramped areas for up to 12 hours
  • Climb stairs, ladders, equipment scaffolding, tanks and heights to 50 feet.
  • Push/pull and lift objects weighing up to 100 pounds with assistance as needed
  • Use one or both hands to hold, grip, and use various tools required to accomplish the task at hand.
  • Work in cold, warm, hot, humid and/or wet conditions.

Bay Valley Foods reserves the right to modify, delete or add to the essential functions for the Maintenance position at any time.

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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