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Mechanic

Berry Global

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MIDDLETOWN, DE
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Job Description

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Job Overview:

Overview

Berry Global Berry Global, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2019 on a combined pro forma basis from operations, Berry is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry operates over 290 manufacturing facilities worldwide, on six continents, and employs over 48,000 individuals.

 

At Berry, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. At Berry, we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth, and safety. To learn more about Berry, visit berryglobal.com

 

SUMMARY

 

Installs, troubleshoots, repairs, erects, dismantles, assembles and maintains all plant equipment, machinery and structures.

Responsibilities

  • Works in a professional manner and keeps all equipment in top working order resulting in only quality product being released to the customer.
  • Troubleshoots, removes and replaces different types of electronic, electromechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and optic systems.
  • Pre-inspects parts or equipment to be repaired to determine what parts, supplies, forms, tools, tool repair and shop equipment are required; and communicate with Maintenance Manager.
  • Reads programmable controller information to diagnose complex problems.
  • Diagnoses and repairs AC and DC motor controls.
  • Replaces belts, pulleys, cables, chains, bearings, gears and related equipment.
  • Communicates with other plant personnel when requested to, to review deficiencies.
  • Conducts preventive maintenance checks as required.
  • Assists with work orders as required by Maintenance Manager.
  • Assists with any machine maintenance tasks when requested or needed, e.g., injection/mold rebuilds, automation issues, etc.
  • Adheres to all Company and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Accurately logs all work performed.
  • Operates a forklift safely and efficiently.
  • Be thoroughly familiar with plant lockout/tagout procedures, electrical safety, hazard communication program, personal protective equipment and other safety programs; apply these procedures when working on equipment.
  • Follow all Safety, Food Safety and GMP policies.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly appearance of shop and molding machines.
  • Other maintenance-related duties/tasks may be assigned.

Qualifications

  • One-year certification from college or technical school or three to six months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read/interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Ability to stand, use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance and stoop, kneel or crouch.
  • Capable of performing job duties with little or no supervision.
  • Must work well with others in a team environment or individually.
  • Ability to work at heights. Must not be at risk of sudden alterations in consciousness.
  • Ability to climb ladders safely and without assistance for a minimum of 10 times per day.
  • Ability to use both hands for effective manipulation of tools/parts.
  • Ability to work overhead or in an awkward position on a frequent basis.
  • Verbal communication adequate to use a radio and/or paging system.
  • Must be able to work around grease, oils and solvents without adverse reaction.
  • Ability to stand/walk for extended hours.
  • Must be able to work any shift and mandatory overtime as required.