Perdue Farms, Inc. Maintenance Mechanic in Binghamton, New York
Perdue AgriBusiness is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. An international agricultural products and services company, we handle agricultural commodities and have a diverse portfolio of products and businesses.
Perdue AgriBusiness, LLC has an immediate full-time job opening for our Maintenance Mechanic position in Binghamton, NY . This position is responsible to perform assigned maintenance duties within scope of classification to include equipment repairs, preventative maintenance, emergency breakdown, and equipment failures within the Blending plant. This position reports to the Blending Plant Manager.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Perform routine preventative maintenance on mechanical equipment
Diagnose failures to mechanical equipment and make repairs.
Rebuild mechanical equipment.
Fabricate sheet metal.
Compile and complete paperwork relative to repairs to include but not limited to work orders, time cards, and job cards
Respond to calls after hours and on weekends to repair mechanical equipment failures
High School Graduate or GED preferred
Advanced electrical training preferred
0 - 2 years of hands on experience
Experience with other jobs comparable to any dry goods receiving/handling facility would be a plus
Great math (calculator provided), computer, and communication skills
Ability to learn company programs
Legible writing skills
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
Physical job. Ability to lift 55 lb bags. Able to move freely throughout the facility to include climbing vertical heights (0 - 150'), exposure to outside temperatures & humidity. Must be able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE).
Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.