DAIRY FARMERS OF AMERICA Maintenance Technician in CABOOL, Missouri

General Purpose:The Maintenance Technician performs maintenance and repair services in multiple crafts.i This position may operate utilities equipment which supplies electricity, steam, heat, refrigeration, air conditioning, compressed air or ventilation.i The main purpose of this role to support the Operations to ensure the equipment is operating at desired capacity and producing quality product.iJob Duties and Responsibilities:Locate, diagnose and repair any problem causing equipment downtime or unsatisfactory equipment performance. Perform work with minimum downtime and interference with operations concern.Perform both unscheduled and scheduled work as well as preventative/predictive maintenance on equipment to help achieve a goal of zero downtime and one hundred percent efficiency.Continuously work with the MP2 system to develop and maintain accurate parts inventory levels. Complete changeovers and overhauls on all packaging and canning machinery.Make repairs and adjustments to conveyor tracks, gear boxes and motors.Operate, monitor and troubleshoot various systems throughout the plant ie: water, steam, air and water cooling systems and associated pumps and valves.Correct GMP discrepancies.Interact with contractors, plant personnel and maintenance supervision.Assist in other maintenance areas as directed or needed.Other duties may be assigned as required iKnowledge, Skills and Abilities:Minimum RequirementsHigh School Diploma or equivalent 2+ years formal mechanical education, certification or equivalent work experience in a manufacturing environment, Basic ability to read blue prints, basic welding and fabrication skills,Ability to communicate well both written and verbally,Must be able to read, write and speak EnglishPreferred Qualifications5+ years Manufacturing / Industrial maintenance experienceTechnical degree or certificationFood, Beverage or Pharmaceutical experienceThe ability to multi-task Good math skillBasic computer skill