Cargill Maintenance Mechanic in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Job Purpose/General Description
This role is responsible for maintaining, repairing and performing preventative and predictive maintenance on equipment for a salt manufacturing and packaging facility.
Maintain, repair, and perform Preventative Maintenance (PM) and Predictive Maintenance (PdM) rounds on processing and packing equipment such as baggers, palletizers, stretch wrappers, screw conveyors, and bucket elevators and/or production equipment such as tractors, pickups, heavy mobile equipment, conveyors, pumps, piping systems, and mixers
Maintain, repair, and perform PM and PdM rounds on all production equipments such as pumps, fans, boilers, centrifuges, piping/valve systems, mobile equipment, etc.
Learn and utilize precision maintenance craft skills
Welding skills including stick and MIG welding of carbon and stainless steel and basic fabrication
Secondary Accountabilities include:
Read blue prints, understand task symbols, and read operation manuals
Assist with inventory and parts as needed
Troubleshoot electrical controls
PdM skills will be learned and utilized as needed including lubrication, ultrasonic infrared, and vibration
Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.
Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old
Available and willing to work any shifts/days (including days, swing shift, graveyard, weekdays, weekends, and holidays) and overtime
Be physically able to perform the job duties including bending, stooping, climbing stairs and ladders, working at heights up to 100 feet, lifting up to 50lbs, working in confined spaces, using respirators and working at high temperatures
Able to work outdoors and in inclement weather
Able to read/write in English
Two years of experience as a machinist, maintenance mechanic, and/or millwright
Experience with the standard methods, principles, practices, tools, and equipments in a minimum of three (3) of the following maintenance trades:
Welding, pipe fitting, and fabrication
Rigging systems through the use of chain falls, beam clamps, slings, etc.
Power transmission systems
Pumps and piping systems
Mechanical maintenance (i.e. design, reading prints)
Hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Experience with electric motors, pumps, water systems, and other similar equipment and systems
Demonstrated positive attitude toward/interest in safety and safe work rules
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot mechanical systems and implement effective solutions
Technical degree or equivalent, in a maintenance related field
Experience as a mechanic in an industrial/manufacturing setting
Experience with predictive maintenance technologies
Ability to distinguish between proactive and reactive maintenance
Maintenance experience with material handling equipment (i.e. conveyors, screens, etc.)
Maintenance experience with agriculture and construction mobile equipment
Automotive maintenance experience
Demonstrated knowledge of the principles of mechanical equipment design and fabrication
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location US-LA-Breaux Bridge
Req ID: BRE00160