Maintenance Technician

Employer
Bunge North America
Location
Sandston, VA
Posted
Jun 06, 2021
Closes
Jun 12, 2021
Ref
2035205432
Hours
Full Time
Bunge (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oil seed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge's expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve in over 60 countries. The company is headquartered in New York and has 31,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 360 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain silos, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.Summary: Perform routine maintenance on all manufacturing equipment in the plant. Work is of a nature where decisions are made within limits and guidelines of general practices and procedures under the direction of the Maintenance Manager. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Follow established safety and GMP procedures.Follow quality policies and procedures.Perform maintenance activities as part of a team with co-workers.Perform mechanical maintenance activities and minor electrical repairs on all manufacturing process equipment. (Includes cleaning, lubricating, adjusting parts, equipment, and machinery).Troubleshoot production equipment throughout the plant.Communicate with production personnel regarding status of the lines.Monitor production lines and address any abnormal condition(s) of the machines.Perform adjustments and assist line operators with solving problems on different machines to improve quality and efficiency of the lines during production runs and changeovers.Work with operators to monitor all safety items on the machines and keep them in optimal operating condition.Perform major preventative maintenance activities on the production lines.Maintain record of repair work performed and equipment parts/components consumed.Maintain tool and machinery part inventory. Verify all tools and equipment are properly accounted for and put away.Perform other duties and functions as needed by the Shift Supervisor, Maintenance Manager or Reliability Manager. QualificationsHigh School Diploma, GED, or Associated ExperienceBasic Knowledge of manufacturing equipment: including, pumps, motors, conveyors, air valves, and various power sources. Skills include: Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools including designs, uses, repair, and maintenance. Problem solving and trouble-shooting equipment failure skills. Good oral and written communication skills.. Training Requirements:Good Manufacturing PracticesConfined spaceLock out tag out First responder TrainingHazmat Training Physical Demands:Standing approximately 95% of the shift.Work in confining environments under / over equipment. Lifting less than 50 pounds infrequently.Manual and finger dexterity to make precise coordinated movements.Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled