Maintenance Mechanic in Hanover, PA at Hanover Foods

Date Posted: 1/31/2021

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    1550 York Street
    Hanover, PA
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Job Description

Maintenance Mechanic

Frozen Plant / Maintenance Department (2 nd shift)

We are currently seeking and individual to fill the position of Maintenance in our Frozen Facility located in Hanover Pa. This position is responsible for maintenance service to Hanover Plant and develop maintenance skills and knowledge of progress to Multi-Skill Mechanic.

1. Assist in the repair, installation and maintenance of all plant equipment and buildings.

2. Demonstrate consistent improvement in knowledge and skills as outlined in the criteria for advancement.

3. Report any equipment or building condition requiring repair to the Maintenance Supervisor or Lead person.

4. Perform minor preventive maintenance procedures as required.

5. Complete all documentation as required by the Maintenance Supervisor or Lead person.

6. Position requires lifting and handling of heavy objects.

7. Adheres to all common safety practices or rules including the wearing of protective equipment as required.

8. Adheres to our plant hygiene standards to insure high product integrity.

9. Keeps work area clean in accordance with good housekeeping practices.

10. Assist other mechanics in maintaining high level of productivity in the plant.

11. Develop ability to use the computerized maintenance management system to enter work request and retrieve data on plant equipment.

12. Company will furnish basic tools as needed to perform job.

13. Develop an understanding of the safe and pr oper use of shop equipment and tools.

14. Demonstrates basic knowledge of maintenance terminology; to include description of machinery, tools, repair parts, lubricants and fabrication methods.

15. Ability to perform basic cutting welding jobs.

16. Perform simple 3-phase wiring and learn basic electrical theory.

17. Responsible for following food safety, legality and quality policies and procedures within the scope of the job responsibilities such as: GMP’s, food safety, product quality, food security, etc.

18. Safe operation of forklifts, electric pallet jacks & all industrial man lifts.

19. Performs other duties as assigned by Maintenance Supervisor or Lead person


● Hanover Foods Corporation offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision and prescription drug.

● Pension Fund

● Paid Holidays

● Paid Personal Holiday

● Vacation (after 1 year based on hours worked the previous year)

● Short Term Disability

● Life Insurance

In order to be considered for this position, you must apply in person at:

Hanover Foods Corporation

1550 York Street

Hanover, Pa. 17331

Hanover Foods Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

Job Requirements


The qualified candidate will have previous food processing experience

●  general knowledge of food processing principles

●  good written and verbal communication skills

●  basic math skills

●  ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

●  ability to communicate to Management and co-workers

●  ability to multi-task in a fast paced and challenging environment

●  ability to work in all environments hot and cold

●  ability to work mandatory overtime as required

●  ability to conduct oneself in a mature, professional manner

●  exceptional time management and organizational skills.

●  must have a good attendance record

●  Safe work habits