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Industrial Maintenance Technician Job

Job Number: 2017-6418

Address: 2075 W Obispo Ave Ste 101

Location: Gilbert, AZ

Date Posted: 9-18-2017



At PJ Food Service we are hiring a industrial Maintenance Technicians with proficient working knowledge and skills in:

  • Electrical trouble shooting
  • Mechanical trouble shooting
  • Schematics for both electrical and mechanical
  • Some PLC knowledge, a plus

Job Summary:

The Maintenance Technician provides upkeep and repair for all production and facility equipment within the Center to ensure or improve production efficiency.

  • Perform basic preventative maintenance duties as assigned.
  • Assist with facility improvement and basic repairs including floors, walls, and ceilings.
  • Assist with new equipment installation.
  • Help with basic electrical and mechanical repairs as assigned.
  • Assist management with scheduling maintenance projects.
  • Support outside contractors as needed.
  • Maintain accurate and complete departmental records.



  • Must be proficient in electrical troubleshooting, PLC logic and PLC controls. Must be able to read and interpret mechanical drawings, construction drawings, machine manuals, electrical blueprints/electrical schematics.
  • Able to effectively communicate and provide verbal and written direction in English required.
  • Must have demonstrated skills/certification in general maintenance, HVAC/refrigeration, electrical, plumbing, hydraulics, pneumatics, and welding.
  • Strong technical troubleshooting skills
  • Capital project business case development experience
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and leading a formal preventative maintenance program.
  • Microsoft Office experience required (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Able to safely operate a forklift and manual/electric pallet jacks.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • College degree or equivalent experience in industrial/food manufacturing preferred.
  • 3-5 years of manufacturing experience in management.
  • Working knowledge of local, state and federal regulations and audits required, i.e., USDA audits, HACCP, OSHA, etc.
  • LEAN Manufacturing is a plus.
  • P&L experience preferred.

Side Items:

Must be able to work flexible hours as needed and available for emergency call-in.


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