Maintenance Mechanic- Level 2 Day or Swing

Maintenance Careers

Location: Cashmere, WA




Purpose: The purpose of the Maintenance 2 employee is to maintain as necessary all facilities and equipment, rely and follow guidance from Level 1 Mechanics.

This position will require a pre-employment drug test.

Primary Responsibilities:

Repair and maintain all plant equipment. Maintenance 2 employees should have a good working knowledge of all machinery in the designated are of the plant.
Effectively understand and properly use all maintenance tools and equipment including welders, drills, grinders, presses, saws, etc.
Utilize the outlined materials and equipment for each application. Use food grade materials in food contact areas. Sanitary weld in all processing area’s which must be cleaned and sanitized.
Be able to safely troubleshoot and repair electrical problems.
Be able to troubleshoot basic control problems.
Follow all plant safety rules, guidelines and other policies including Good Manufacturing Practices (or GMP), lockout-tagout, confined space, etc.

Secondary Responsibilities:

Use forklifts, man-lifts and other mechanized equipment as necessary for each specific job.
Work in a professional manner and maintain a professional working environment that could successfully pass an audit by customers or governmental agencies at any time.
Work in cold environment – gloves provided (temperature 36-40 degrees)
Work around chemicals – (including Chlorine, Quat, PAA)
Work with hands in water
Work in a loud environment – hearing protection provided and mandatory
Ability to stand long periods of times
Ability to climb stairs
Ability to bend and stoop
Ability to work in a repetitive motion environment
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
Ability to distinguish color
Ability to read and write in English or Spanish.
Ability to have limited time away from work area (ready to begin work on time, return from breaks and lunches in a timely manner, reduced unnecessary time away from work area)
Ability to sustain good attendance. More than 3 attendance violations (tardy, early exit or all day absence) in the first 30 days of employment will result in termination
Any other duties as directed by your Supervisor or Manager.


Must be in good physical shape and able to bend, kneel, twist, crawl, stoop and climb ladders.
Must be able to lift and carry at least 50 pounds.
Must be able to follow instructions.
Must be able to learn and understand how to safely use chemicals and personal protective equipment (or PPE).

Education and/or Work History: