Kari-Out Co.

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Totowa, NJ
Third Shift

Job Description

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Job Overview:


TOTOWA, NJ  - 8 hour shifts ; M-F with occasional weekends

  • 3rd shift - 11p-730a

3rd shift (Totowa) has shift differential pay!

Founded in 1964, Kari-Out Company prides itself on being built up from the ground floor with an entrepreneurial attitude towards the growing food service industry. After gaining a strong position in our condiment lines, the company has expanded to include virtually all areas of the food service industry. Today, Kari-Out Company employs over 500 people and has locations throughout the country. It is a privately held business that has a unique culture of customer service and entrepreneurship. It is recognized for their broad assortment of quality products and commitment to high quality, customer focused products and service.

The maintenance technician position is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems, and processes to support the achievement of the site’s business goals and objectives.


  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Perform simple machinist and machine operator duties and responsibilities
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Diagnose problems, replace, or repair parts, test and adjust.
  • Perform regular preventative maintenance on machines, equipment, and plant facilities.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material, and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.

  • Minimum of 2-3 years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Electrical experience required in a manufacturing environment
  • Prefer vocational training or a degree in a technical field