Florida Crystals Corporation Packaging Mechanic in Crockett, California
ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal and Italy. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.
Works under the direction of Packaging Maintenance Supervisor to make sure equipment in their assigned area is maintained and runs effectively and safely to meet production expectations. Emphasis will be on quantity and quality output, while maintaining equipment in top operating condition.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for diagnosing equipment problems, checking sequences of operations and operating condition of equipment, repairing equipment, keeping spare parts available, making and using special tools, working from specifications and verbal instructions, inspecting and recommending routine and preventative maintenance.
Perform work done on equipment such as lubrication, cleaning, and regular maintenance tasks.
Communicate with supervision regarding equipment condition and needed repairs, progress of repairs, reasons for delays, and progress and capability of trainees.
Insure that finished product meets required specifications.
Ability to work overtime, rotating shifts and weekends on a regular basis
Have a high regard and ownership for personal safety and the safety of others.
Ability to perform tasks wearing required PPE such as protective clothing, safety glasses/goggles, steel-toed boots, etc.
Ability to work as part of a team in a unionized environment.
Education and/or Experience
Competent use of hand tools and poser tools, understanding of equipment interaction, understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics, scales, and coders.
At least 5 years of experience in industrial maintenance or service organization
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.