Maintenance Mechanic

Lamb Weston

Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Location: Park Rapids, MN
About Lamb Weston
We love making fries almost as much as you like eating them! Since the 1950s, Lamb Weston has inspired customers with food they love, trust, and share with families and friends. As a leading global manufacturer of quality frozen potato products with over 9,000 team members around the world, its our business to see the possibilities in potatoes and people.
We are looking for team members with an appetite for a challenge! People who are hungry to join a winning team and help us make a difference in the world. When you join Lamb Weston, you join a community with a strong support network and training programs designed to nurture, inspire, and help you grow.
We are driven by a relentless pursuit of results and by people who think creatively and embrace our values of: Integrity, Teamwork, Inclusion, Drive for Results, and Empowerment. Exactly what youd expect from the most inventive potato company in the world!
Join Lamb Weston! We bring the world together with our fries.
Job Description Summary
Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, and physical structures in a food processing plant designed to produce frozen potato products.
Job Description
Responsible for working in a safe and orderly manner while in the plant on the plant property.
Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment.
Listens for unusual sounds and views machines and equipment to detect malfunctions and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine.
Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts.
Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
Repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment.
Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems and related steam and refrigeration, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.
Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathe, mill, grinder, and drills, to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs, fixtures and tools.
Basic & Preferred Qualifications
One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and / or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
This position requires advance knowledge of the factory equipment. This individual must have a minimum of one year experience in a maintenance position, must have their own set of hand tools (on good quality, list available upon request), and must be able to work with a minimum of supervision. Must also demonstrate the ability to maintain the level of performance.
Language skills:
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to communicate effectively with supervisors and peers.
Mathematical skills:
Ability to add subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers.
Reasoning ability:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Industry-Competitive Benefits
Coupled with our compensation and bonus incentive programs, our benefits deliver rewards that are market competitive. Some of the most attractive elements of our benefit programs include:

– Health Insurance Benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision
– Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care, and Health Reimbursement Accounts
– Well-being programs including companywide events and a wellness incentive program
– Paid Time Off
– Financial Wellness – Industry leading 401(k) plan with enerous company contributions, Financial Planning Services, Employee Stock purchase program, and Health Savings Accounts, Life and Accident insurance
– Family-Friendly Employee events
– Employee Assistance Program services – mental health and other concierge type services

Benefits may vary based on location, job role/level, job status, and/or the terms of any applicable collective bargaining agreements.
Job Requisition ID: Req-234220
Time Type: Full time
Anticipated Close Date:
Lamb Weston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law

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