Assistant Engineer - Automatic Rolls of New Jersey (Edison, NJ) at Northeast Foods in Edison, New Jersey

Posted in Other 6 days ago.





Job Description:

Job Summary:

Plans, assigns, supervises and directs activities of the maintenance mechanics. Assists Chief Engineer in any and all responsibilities.


Primary Job Duties:


  • Review P.M. sheets completed on your shift

  • Review work requests completed on your shift

  • Monitor down time on your shift

  • E-mail a daily Shift Report of Maintenance issues and Downtime to the DOE and Chief Engineer

  • Plan, supply and execute equipment modifications approved by the DOE.

  • Initiate work requests

  • Verify your shifts timecards are accurate

  • Seek out ways to improve process and equipment

  • Monitor waste generated on your shift

  • Performa daily security check and walk through inspection of the plant and grounds

  • Assign work as required by mechanics

  • Assist with trouble-shooting problem calls when needed

  • Compile mechanics daily log sheets for CPMS operator.

  • Maintains good employee relations

  • Ensures the work areas are cleaned and organized during assigned shift

  • Safety:

  • Monitor mechanics during repairs and PMS to ensure safe work habits

  • Perform a daily walk through inspection of the plant for safety issues

  • Monitor all employees for work rules violations

  • Perform periodic lock-out/tag-out verification tests

  • Sanitation

  • Ensure proper GMPs are followed at all times by all employees

  • Responsible for enforcing sanitation rules to all employees

  • Enforce department cleaning schedule for shop and parts areas

Essential Job Functions/Requirements

Experience: Prior experience as maintenance mechanic or related manufacturing/ plant engineering experience.

Education: Degree in Engineering or related field. Licenses as required by state, industry, city, county, etc.


  • Must possess/maintain a valid license to operate applicable equipment.

  • Physically capable of moving to all areas of the plant. Must be capable of reaching, bending, stooping, climbing, pushing and pulling as required in a production operation.

  • Able to climb ladders, crawl under equipment and work in tight spaces.

  • Able to view product and determine adherence to quality control standards including size, shape, color, cut, etc.

  • Able to visibly distinguish operating lights and panels on machinery and equipment.

  • Able to hear and identify audible alarm systems as well as normal and abnormal equipment operating sounds.

  • Able to generate written and verbal communications clearly and distinctly.

  • Ability to read and review written communication, blue prints, wiring diagrams schematics etc.

  • Able to wear/use approved applicable safety equipment, as needed.

  • Able to operate required office equipment.

  • Able to research, develop, implement and monitor required policies and procedures.

  • Performance of other duties deemed by management to be an integral part of the job.