Maintenance Technician - Night Shift in New Hampton, IA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


IA New Hampton

Job Type:

Production Maintenance

Job Posting Title:

Maintenance Technician - Night Shift

Job Description:

Bay Valley Foods of New Hampton, IA has an outstanding opportunity for a Night Shift (6pm-6am) Maintenance Technician. This position is on a rotating 12 hour schedule for days off.


Troubleshoot, maintain and perform repairs on industrial production and facilities: electro-mechanical equipment and controls; AC/DC motors single/three phase up to 600v, Milling, lathes, grinding machines, fans, chilled water systems, blowers, variable frequency drives (VFD), Ammonia refrigeration, Boiler operators, scrubbers, instrumentation, plumbing, waste water system (DAF), vibration analysis and various other mechanical, electrical and building systems in such manner as to ensure optimal customer relations.  Ability to work 10 to 12 hour shifts that include weekends.


  • Self-starter ability to apply knowledge to current situations and do the safe/right action
  • Responds in a professional, polite and helpful manner when dealing with customers.
  • Perform Preventive Maintenance (PM), repair and maintains all equipment including air handlers, chillers, ventilation, Cranes/hoists, etc.
  • Performs other tasks as instructed including, but not limited to, painting, plumbing, lighting, filter changing, light construction, welding, machining, grinding and assisting other trades as necessary.
  • Works with and takes direction from the facility supervisor.
  • Thoroughly and accurately completes paperwork and prepares reports.
  • Assists in emergencies as needed including emergency calls at non-scheduled hours.
  • Works according to the schedule prepared by the manager/lead.
  • Returns all work areas to a clean, neat, orderly and safe condition.
  • Learns, understands and complies with fire, safety, food safety, LOTO and other emergency practices. Informs supervisor of any condition observed to be unsafe.
  • Learns, understands and complies with all ABM and customer policies.
  • Participates in training directed at increasing job-related skills.
  • Assists in training of other employees as directed.
  • High school or technical school graduate.
  • Electrical journeyman license or equal is preferred, Refrigeration and A/C is a plus.
  • Lean Manufacturing knowledge
  • Five or more years of experience with industrial manufacturing equipment and systems.
  • Knowledge of the equipment, tools and materials used in building maintenance.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to keep simple records of activities performed and complete basic reports.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and other technical documentation.
  • Ability to maintain good working relations with other staff and building tenants.
  • Availability to work shifts and overtime as needed.
  • Must be able to perform all functions of the position with or without accomodation

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 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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