Fabricator/Maintenance Technician

  • Johnsonville Sausage
  • Momence, IL 60954, USA
  • Jun 13, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Momence Packing is a harvest facility and manufacturer that exclusively produces sausage products for Johnsonville Sausage. Johnsonville Sausage is the No. 1 national brand of brats, Italian sausage, smoked-cooked links and fresh breakfast sausage links. Momence Packing offers a variety of positions, with opportunity for growth and development, as well as competitive wages and benefits.


•Work on projects (i.e. machining, fabrication and working with outside vendors)

•Assist with new equipment installation and/or equipment relocation

•Perform preventive maintenance on and maintain a variety of production equipment

•Learn production equipment

•Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems on various production equipment

•Help gather information to create technical equipment data for development of preventative maintenance information for SAP

•Maintain facilities and equipment to meet Plant, OSHA and U.S.D.A. standards

•Be part of teams that implement ideas to improve uptime of plant equipment through equipment modifications, layout adjustments, and general machine maintenance


What You Bring To The Job:

Experience with the following; welding, machining, metal fabrication skills specific to stainless steel

Two years of industrial maintenance experience is preferred

•Basic Electrical, PLC Troubleshooting, and Servo Drive experience/understanding required

•Ability to understand parts/inventory system thru SAP for production and utility equipment

•Must be able to lift up to 45 pounds

•Must be willing to occasionally work in cold working conditions

•Must be willing to share skills to help others develop

•Must have excellent communication skills

•Member must be highly motivated, willingness to provide/share ideas and solutions, and possess a high level of expectations

•Willingness to learn and support Asset Management, Maintenance, Product Quality, Safety and OPE initiatives

•Committed/Provide a High Level of Detail and Pride towards equipment maintenance, projects, general housekeeping and maintaining all shop/utility areas in a neat/orderly fashion

•Candidate will have an unending commitment to personal and professional development

•High School Diploma or equivalent is required; additional certification(s) and/or degree preferred

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.