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Facility Maintenance Technician -Day Shift

Allentown Facility, 7108 Daniels Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #1148
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Base Pay: $33 - $35/hour.
Shift: Day Shift, Monday - Friday.

SunOpta Overview:

SunOpta Inc. is a leader in the plant-based foods and beverages, fruit-based foods and beverages, and organic ingredient sourcing industries. SunOpta is focused on sustainability and specializes in the sourcing, processing, and packaging of organic, conventional, non-GMO food products.

SunOpta is looking for talented individuals that demonstrate our most valued behaviors: Passion, Dedication, Speed, Entrepreneurship, Customer-Centricity, and Problem-Solver, to help create a brighter, healthier, and sustainable future of food!

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for assisting in maintaining the boilers as well as work with the chiller systems, air compressors, cooling towers, waste-water treatment system, RO system, water softeners and other misc. duties pertaining to the operation and maintenance of an Aseptic Food beverage plant. Responsibilities to include taking care of all above equipment as well as conducting preventative maintenance, trouble shooting, and assisting with other projects as assigned. You will be working closely with others to help maintain a 24/7 operation where downtime is costly.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Properly monitor the facilities boiler in accordance with state regulations.
  • Perform unscheduled and preventive maintenance building and facility and production equipment.
  • General facility upkeep such as repairing doors, walls, floors, ceilings, and other related building duties.
  • Organizes and maintains inventory of all supplies needed for facility maintenance.
  • Responsible for monitoring Process and Utility systems and equipment to ensure continuous efficient and reliable operations.
  • Helps develop departmental standard operating procedures and maintains GMP and non-GMP equipment history files to develop preventative and predictive maintenance programs and procedures to reduce mechanical downtime and to ensure that breakdown and repairs are minimized.
  • Comply with all Health and Safety programs adhering to all Quality Assurance System guidelines.
  • Participates in off-hours emergency coverage, as needed.
  • Performs scheduled and corrective maintenance of complex equipment and systems.
  • Ensure compliance with quality system procedures related to the Facility equipment and general day to day operations.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • GED or High School Diploma
  • 3- 5 years’ experience in equipment maintenance work related to trades such as mechanical, electrical, HVAC and/or plumbing.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Ability to follow written and verbal instruction.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of shop math.
  • Knowledge of High-Pressure Boiler Systems.
  • Knowledge of HVAC Systems.

Additional Considerations:

  • Travel Expectation: None
  • Location: This position will be based at the SunOpta plant Allentown, PA.
  • Shift: Day Shift, Monday - Friday.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time, with or without notice.



Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Non-manager
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Regular
  • Min Hiring Rate $33.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $35.00
  • Required Education High School
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  • Allentown Facility, 7108 Daniels Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States of America