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Boiler & Refrigeration Maintenance I at Lamb Weston in Hermiston, Oregon

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

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Job Description Summary
Responsibilities include learning to diagnose critical refrigeration, boiler, steam, air problems, installing and setting up equipment, monitoring the function of boilers and support equipment, steam systems, air compressors and air systems, refrigeration equipment to ensure proper operation. Advise supervisory personnel of maintenance requirements, repairs of equipment, and any maintenance activities to maximize plant production and uptime. Accomplish assigned repair and maintenance functions throughout the plant in an orderly and timely manner. Will be motivated to complete assigned work orders, and to approach Leads, Peers, and Supervisors for continuous improvement.

Job Description
  • Maintains safe work practices at all times and participates in safety programs and assures that safe work practices are followed in all work groups.
  • Will perform routine checks and preventive maintenance established by the Team Leader Maintenance and the Maintenance Lead.
  • May be required to perform emergency repairs with the assistance of supervision.
  • Will perform non-routine maintenance activities assigned by supervision.
  • Assist mechanics in performing maintenance work, repair, and adjustments of processing equipment; change and replace belts, sprockets, bearings, chains, motors, pumps, etc., and perform building repairs.
  • Learn and perform line checks and preventive maintenance (PM) tasks, including documentation lubrication and inspection of equipment to prevent or identify failures.
  • Learn and perform operation functions for refrigeration systems and freeze tunnels.
  • Read, write, and communicate in English by using prints, sketches, diagrams, operating instructions and technical manuals.
  • Assist supervision in the safety training of associates in the proper and safest way to check and repair equipment.
  • Will assist in any maintenance activity assigned by supervision.
  • Will maintain a neat and orderly work area.
  • Will perform frequent housekeeping to ensure safe and clean conditions in all areas of responsibility. This will include support of CPS programs; to include 5S.
  • All other duties as assigned.
Job Qualifications
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Must have the ability to communicate and work with other hourly associates and salaried personnel in a positive manner.
  • Must be able to learn and demonstrate safe use and skilled application of tools, commonly used in this plant, in accordance with established practices and procedures.
  • Must be able to learn and operate all equipment assigned to Boiler Refrigeration Maintenance. By providing competency in safe operation of the equipment, know what the safe limits of the equipment are, and how to avoid deviations.
  • Follows instructions given in work logs, work orders and equipment manuals.
  • Have the ability to troubleshoot and repair all equipment in and outside of the plant.
  • Must be able to pass respiratory fit test and medical evaluation, and guide lines in PSM respiratory program.
  • This position requires the use of personal protective equipment to perform the job safely.
  • (Reference PPE matrix, respiratory program, emergency action plan).
  • Must be able to operate a forklift and manlift in a safe manner. Plant certification required.
  • Must be able to work any shift, overtime and any or all days of the week in accordance with plant needs.