Sr. Maintenance Mechanic/Millwright

11 / 07 / 24 |
  • Direct Hire
  • , ID

Atlas Staffing

To Apply for this Job Click Here

The Level 4 technician or “Senior Maintenance Technician” is an advanced, self-directed lead responsible for performing mechanical, preventative, corrective, and project tasks, planning and implementing process improvements, and mentoring junior technicians for our high-volume plants. A level 4 tech should demonstrate superior leadership, and effective problem-solving / troubleshooting across mechanical, electrical, and electronic controls, and contribute to improving machine efficiencies and ergonomics with minimal supervision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advanced Equipment Maintenance and Troubleshooting: Perform complex diagnostics, repairs, and preventive maintenance on dairy and cheese production machinery, including thermoforming equipment, ensuring minimal downtime and optimal performance.
  • Demonstrating expert skill performance in numerous primary maintenance functions such as: Electricity, Electronics/PLC, Plumbing, Mechanical, Machine Shop, Millwright, Welding, Boilers, Refrigeration, and Pneumatics/Hydraulics.
  • Utility Maintenance competencies would include Mechanical, Electrical, PLC, Pneumatic, Hydraulic, Building, and Plumbing functions.
  • Preventive Maintenance and Equipment Repairs: Perform routine preventive maintenance, including inspecting and replacing motors, switches, and other components, to ensure reliable and efficient operation of dairy and cheese production machinery.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Outlook, and Maximo computer software.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to a safe working environment that promotes employee health and well-being.
  • This description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions, it does not proscribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these Essential Duties and Responsibilities.


  • 5+ years of extensive related experience in maintenance within a high-paced manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • Significant experience with thermoforming processes is highly desirable.
  • Highly preferred experience in a food or beverage manufacturing environment.


  • Associate’s degree from a two-year college or technical school is required.

Skills / Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and possess strong leadership qualities.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to convey technical information.


Maintenance Competencies

  • Fabrician – welding, milling, lathes, modifying parts, design systems
  • Program Variable Frequency Drives, chart recorders, temperature controllers, and flow meters
  • Electrical – voltmeters, troubleshoot PLC logic panel, relay logic panels, motors, level sensors, flowmeters, PID Loop, calibrate sensors
  • Hydraulic – adjust flow, repair/change/upgrade components
  • Plumbing – Replace piping (copper/galvanized, steel, stainless, system design)

$35.00 to $41.00 per hour


BR-Professional Search

To Apply for this Job Click Here

  Apply with Google   Apply with Linkedin   Apply with Indeed