Packaging Equipment Mechanic (Skilled)
Owensboro, KY 
Posted 22 days ago
Job Description
Seeking  Highly Skilled Packaging Mechanics!
Now Hiring for  Day & Night Shifts for Owensboro, KY!
$1000 Sign On Bonus!

Specific Responsibilities:
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, maintain and repair manufacturing equipment to ensure that machinery functions properly and in safe operating condition, including: conveyor systems, hydraulic sort equipment, motors, electrical systems, and facility systems and equipment
  • Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on facility machinery
  • Complete daily maintenance and repair logs
  • Perform all assigned duties following “Good Manufacturing Practices” and Company Safety policies and procedures
 Knowledge/Skills Required:
  • Advanced knowledge and skill in the following areas:
  • Diagnosing, troubleshooting, maintaining and repairing high speed manufacturing equipment;
  • AC/DC motors and Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs);
  • Prior Experience with: flow wrappers, horizontal cartoners, case packers, case erectors, VFFS baggers, check weighers
  • Reading and interpreting diagrams, sketches, blueprints, schematics, operation manuals and manufacturing specifications;
  • Piping systems,
  • Arithmetic skills
  • Manual dexterity required to operate machinery and power/hand tools
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and work in a fast-paced, cold manufacturing environment
  • Ability to operate drilling and milling machines, later to produce and/or retool mechanical parts
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with management staff and employees
  • Prior experience with Training/Leadership a plus
 Experience/Education Required:
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in the industrial maintenance field, preferably within a food manufacturing environment.
  • Willing to travel between Burlington & Franksville, WI locations 
We are an equal opportunity employer.   We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or other legally prohibited characteristics.

Benefits Offered:
  • $1000 Sign On Bonus!
  • Free telehealth
  • Free preventive medical plan
  • Free Life Insurance 
  • Overtime pay after 40 hours
  • Free Uniforms
  • Flexible Spending Plan
  • Paid Vacation
  • Pet Insurance
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Technician Tool Reimbursement Assistance
  • Educational Reimbursement Assistance
  • Clean work environment
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K (50% match up to 8% deferral)

Contact Information
E-mail your resume to or fax your resume to 262-767-2760.


Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Day & Night Shifts
Salary and Benefits
Sign On Bonus! Technician Tool Reimbursement Assistance, Free Preventive Health Insurance, Free Telehealth, Free Life Insurance: Health, Dental, Vision Holidays; Vacation, Paid Holidays Retirement & Financial: 401K Plan, Profit Sharing, Flexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical) Comments: 50% match on 401K (up to a 8% deferral) Educational Reimbursement Assistance, Employee Discount Programs
Required Education
Required Experience
2+ years
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