General Maintenance Worker - 1st shift

Dairiconcepts LP
Chili, WI 54420
United States

The General Maintenance Worker is responsible for completing routine maintenance, repairs, inspections, adjustments, or fabrications in a defined area on a daily basis. Demonstrates respect for safety in general and food safety in particular.
Duties and Responsibilities

Helps identify safety hazards and takes appropriate steps to control them

Observes and corrects unsafe actions by co-workers

Completes required safety observations

Understands, demonstrates and complies with good manufacturing practices and regulatory guidelines

Understands, demonstrates and complies with food safety standards

Participates in routine inspection of plant facilities and equipment

Maintains, repairs, and rebuilds electrical and mechanical equipment

Performs preventative maintenance to minimize downtime and promote efficient operation of manufacturing and material handling equipment

Maintains the boiler feed water program and steam-related equipment

Regularly inspects and maintains shop equipment to ensure that it remains in good working condition

Keeps a clean and organized work environment

Conducts routine maintenance and repairs to the company's facilities

Complies with on-call scheduling to cover shifts not staffed with a maintenance worker

Completes tasks as needed to maintain facility exterior and grounds

Teamwork and Collaboration. May provide and/or receive input from across functional boundaries. Understands organizational mesh points and potential synergies. Integrates team efforts across the organization.
Leadership.Acts with integrity. Treats others with dignity and respect. Models behavior that is consistent with DairiConcepts core values. Delivers on commitments and deadlines and holds others accountable for the same.
Communication. Effectively communicates with all levels of the organization. Demonstrates excellent presentation, oral, and written communication skills. Executes outstanding customer communication and relationship building techniques.
Required Skills

Knowledge of production and manufacturing support equipment

Efficient and effective communication, verbal and written

Leadership and problem-solving abilities

Attention to detail

Required Experience

High school diploma or equivalent

Previous Maintenance experience preferred

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Standing, bending, twisting, lifting

Working at heights

Working in confined spaces

Working in uncomfortably hot or cold environments for limited amounts of time

Ability to lift and/or carry up to 50 pounds

Production, warehouse, and cooler environment

Other Responsibilities
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
As a leading provider of cheese and dairy ingredients for the global food industry, DairiConcepts is supported by a diverse and educated team of high quality employees. We seek personnel with expertise in their fields who also demonstrate our values of Safety, Integrity, Continuous Improvement, and Service. Headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, the company has eight manufacturing plants located throughout the United States.
DairiConcepts is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We offer competitive compensation, bonus potential, and a full benefit program including 401K. For additional information, go to
Job Location
Chili, WI