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Assistant Facility Mechanic

Henningsen Cold Storage

  • Location: Twin Falls, ID
  • Post Date: 2/14/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME
  • Job Level: Experienced

Primary Responsibility:

Performs general maintenance and repair throughout the warehouse under the direction of the Chief Engineer. Areas of responsibility include refrigeration, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and carpentry. Maintain a safe, productive and organized facility.

Specific Duties:

  • Identify cost saving and productivity enhancing opportunities, support continuous improvement efforts.
  • Maintain/repair industrial ammonia refrigeration equipment including compressors, pumps, piping, fans, valves and motors.
  • Maintain and repair building and grounds assets, including building floors, walls, roofs, stairways, partitions, doors, windows, fixtures, concrete/asphalt pavement, plumbing systems, and fencing.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair various types of material handling equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, floor sweeper/scrubbers, and industrial batteries.Consists of changing hydraulic oils and filters, lubrication of masts and other moving parts, putting water in batteries, taking battery voltage and specific gravity readings, etc.
  • Maintain and repair loading dock equipment including hydraulic and pneumatic dock levelers, trailer restraints, dock doors, interior lights, and driver safety indicator lights.
  • Troubleshoot, and repair of electrical systems, replace lamps, fuses, solenoid coils and other basic electrical devices as needed.
  • Test, maintain and evaluate equipment and system performance using instruments such as voltmeters, ohmmeters, thermometers and pressure gauges.Test and calibrate refrigeration control system sensors.
  • Operate a wide variety of hand and power tools such as wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, gear pullers, jacks, drill press, band saw, screw gun, grinder, welders, torch, electric drill, impact wrench.
  • Maintain accurate records of all preventive maintenance and repair activities.

Preferred Education/Experience/Additional Skills:

  • High school diploma or GED and three years general maintenance or mechanical experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Associate or Bachelor degree in engineering or applicable trade preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel preferred
  • Budgeting and other basic business function experience helpful.
  • Good driving record for past three years required.
  • Awareness of safety regulations and programs.
  • RETA CARO or CIRO certification Preferred.
  • Ability to work on call, or respond after hours required

Henningsen Cold Storage