Maintenance Technician - Lehigh Valley Plant

Company Name:
Bimbo Bakeries USA
Maintenance Technician - Lehigh Valley Plant
Job ID #:13645
Location(s): Breinigsville, PA
Job Function:Manufacturing Department:Manufacturing - Maintenance
Position Type:Full-Time Regular Education Required:High School Diploma/GED
Experience Required:1 - 3 Years Shift:
Position Description
Maintenance Technician
Provides maintenance skills as a resource for the maintenance function to ensure effective equipment operation. This position is committed to ensuring the best quality products and excellent customer service by maintaining regular quality audits (AIB), good manufacturing practices, compliance with federal/state/local regulations (FDA, OSHA, Department of Agriculture, Department of Health, etc.), HACCP, meet or exceed Global Food Safety Standards (BRC), environmental compliance and DOT mandates.
Supports without hesitation General Plant Safety, Food Safety, Food Defense Initiatives and Good Manufacturing Practices with an understanding that these are absolutes & are Priority #1.
Assures that General Safety and Food Safety is an absolute priority by setting the example as a member of senior management.
Assures that Product Quality is an absolute priority utilizing IPM, Plant Teams and outside resources to accomplish this.
Proactively identify improvement focus areas
Participate in root cause problem solving by team
Work closely with production supervisors to provide effective maintenance support
Promote a strong teamwork environment
Encourage all associates to work in a safe manner and in accordance with defined safety regulations and procedures
Ensure equipment in area is maintained, guarded and operated in accordance with defined safety regulations and procedures
Understand levels of scrap and rework in area caused by equipment issues and associated points of cause
Identify potential cost savings and cost avoidance
Participate in budget planning for area and department
Understand levels of line downtime caused by equipment issues and associated points of cause.
Position Requirements
High School diploma or equivalent is required.
Strong maintenance skill sets to include welding, electrical wiring, equipment set-up and changeover, reading of blueprints and schematics.
Experience in a bakery maintenance department is a strong plus.
BBU is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V
Bimbo Bakeries USA provides equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

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