Position: Maintenance Mechanic – 1st Shift

Location: Milford, IN

Position Duties:

  • Ensure equipment pre-operational, operational checks and logs are maintained in compliance with Maple Leaf Farms policies, Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations and Indiana Department of Environmental Management
  • Ability to weld all types of metals, and skillful to run different types of welders
  • Knowledge base for operational use and ability to maintain NVAC units of both day old/egg trucks
  • Ability to perform maintenance on all farm vehicles, and all MLF trucks, tractors and trailers
  • Abilities to perform brake jobs on both semi-tractor and semi-trailers
  • Communicate to the manager any irregularities observed in equipment, that may prevent loading or unloading of ducks or in meeting schedule requirements
  • Ensure operating equipment; trucks, semi-trailers and semi-tractors are periodically inspected, cleaned and referred for maintenance as needed. Communicate the corrective/preventative action to their supervisor as needed. Perform repairs as required
  • Keeps tractor cab at a high status of cleanliness, follow biosecurity policies in terms of premise entry, flock scheduling and exposure to other poultry and swine
  • Supports the Transportation Manager in the direction of scheduling maintenance, updates or maintains records
  • Performs related duties as required
  • Must have a valid Class A CDL

Qualifications:

  • Must have a valid Class A CDL