Website Bunge

Maintenance I Job Highlights

Title Maintenance I
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Muleshoe, TX, United States
Company Bunge

Company Profile

Bunge is a world leader in sourcing, processing, and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. The company has a wide network that feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for farmers and consumers across the globe. The network includes port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Maintenance I who will perform maintenance activities such as equipment, buildings, grounds, utilities, and other devices on a 24/7 schedule in order to maintain a corn milling operation safely and efficiently, complying with food safety and process quality standards.

Constructs, repairs, installs and removes various machines, equipment, and piping.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants require a High School Diploma or GED or equivalent

Work Experience

  • Completion of an apprenticeship program or 3 years of equivalent maintenance experience (preferred)
  • Experience as a welder. Able to weld regular steel (preferred)
  • Basic PC/Laptop hardware and software knowledge and experience (preferred)
  • LOTO training and experience (required)

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Abide by all company rules and policies as well as good manufacturing practices
  • All duties include general area housekeeping responsibilities
  • All job duties require attention to safe operation and demonstration of safe work habits and behaviors. This includes the use of appropriate personal protective equipment for the job task.
  • Cuts, threads, and fits pipes
  • Does necessary carpentry and concrete work
  • Installs and maintains insulation on equipment, piping, ducts, and spouting
  • Installs, maintains, replaces, moves, aligns, or removes equipment, machines, piping, or any other production or maintenance devices
  • Makes repairs to and checks machines and equipment for correct operation
  • Observes all Safety and Food Safety guidelines and use proper safety equipment at all times
  • Operates fork trucks
  • Operates Maintenance Shop tools including but not limited to drills, saws, grinders, welders, plasma cutter, oxyacetylene torch, etc.
  • Performs mechanical operations necessary for the construction, installation, repair, and operation of equipment and devices of the plant
  • Reads and interprets drawings and layouts
  • Rebuild, repair, and replace damaged, defective or worn parts
  • Sets up and operates the equipment necessary to perform all functions of the craft
  • Works at all areas of the plant including, indoors, outdoors, or in confined spaces, and working at heights with the proper PPE
  • Complete any and all other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Desired Additional Activities-

  • Operation of boom lifts, man lifts, scissor lifts, etc.
  • Operation of Milling and packaging equipment

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Ability to read and understand SOPs, prints, and manuals (required)
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical equipment (required)
  • Able to drive a fork truck safely (required)
  • Attention to detail, mechanical aptitude, and good verbal/written communication skills (required)
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a safety-conscious environment (required)
  • Good organizational and communication skills (required)
  • Must be able to proficiently read and write in English for the purposes of record keeping and safety training and processes.
  • Must be willing to work overtime and varied schedules as necessitated by operations

Language Requirements-

  • Able to read and write in English is required for the purposes of record keeping and training
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is (preferred)

Employer’s Statement

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.bunge.com.

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