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Berry Global Maintenance Position for D Shift only in MUSCATINE, Iowa

Overview

MAINTENANCE for D shift – a mechanic that works on our machines and other equipment within our plant.

At Berry Global , “we are always advancing to protect what is important” and that includes providing a work/life balance for our employees. Our Muscatine, Iowa location is happy to announce we are moving away from the standard 1 st Shift, 2 nd Shift and 3 rd Shift type schedules. We will now be offering A Shift, B Shift, C Shift and D Shift Schedules which will consist of 12-hour shifts.

We currently have openings on only our D Shift for Maintenance Department which means in a two-week duration, you would be required to work 7pm to 7am Thursday, Friday and Saturday one week and then 7pm to 7am Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday the next week. This allows you to work only 7 days in a two-week duration, giving you 8 hours of overtime on your bi-weekly paycheck and 7 days off to spend time with your family and/or friends. What a deal! Don’t delay, openings are limited. Be sure to apply TODAY!

Our Berry Global Muscatine Iowa Plant is located at 5710 49 th Street South, Muscatine, Iowa 52761 (close to the Muscatine Airport on the southside of town).

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Responsibilities

MAINTENANCE MECHANIC POSITION SUMMARY

The Maintenance Mechanic will be responsible for locating sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation. Mechanics remove defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts. The Mechanic determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments. Additionally, Mechanics will need to document any maintenance that may take place.

KEY FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Performs scheduled preventive maintenance and repairs on cup packagers and carton sealing.

  2. Perform preventive maintenance of Paper Machinery (PMC) and Thermoforming Cup Forming Machines.

  3. Perform preventive maintenance and repair of carton sealer and related conveying equipment.

  4. Properly and accurately, complete all required records keeping, ordering and other necessary paperwork.

  5. Proper use and adherence to Lockout\Tagout Procedures.

  6. Must follow precise instructions and directions.

  7. Ability to read blueprints and technical diagrams.

  8. Perform other duties as directed.

  9. Practice good housekeeping.

  • Obey all safety rules, regulations and policies.

  • Perform tool changeovers on PMC and Sherwood cup forming machines.

Qualifications

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  1. High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required.

  2. Vocational school in related subjects desired; demonstrated mechanical ability; six months or more related experience or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Regularly required to stand for long periods; use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools and controls; reach with hands and arms.

  4. Good handgrip strength is required.

  5. Good hand-eye coordination is essential.

  6. Frequently required to climb, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl.

  7. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

  8. Work near moving mechanical part, and occasionally in outside weather conditions.

  9. Ability to work in high room temperatures and humidity.

  • Exposed to and/or inhale fumes and/or airborne particles from cleaning fluids, mineral oil, synthetic gear oils, paint and Isopropyl Alcohol.

  • Exposed to machine parts operating at extremely high temperatures.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  1. Read and comprehend complex, detailed instructions and correspondence.

  2. Write simple correspondence.

  3. Effectively present information orally in a one-on-one or small group situation.

  4. Apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed written or verbal instructions.

  5. Deal with problems involving variables in standardized situations.

  6. Add, subtract, multiply and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  7. Read a ruler in 1/32 of inch increments, dials, micrometers and various pieces of measuring equipment to within .001 of inch accuracy.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Location US-IA-MUSCATINE

Job ID 2020-8486

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Manufacturing

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