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Maintenance Technician

Date: May 1, 2019

Location: Sunrise, FL, US, 33325

Company: Glanbia

General Summary: To perform routine manufacturing equipment maintenance duties to ensure equipment is capable of running efficiently at all times and in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP’s).


Essential Functions:

  • Performs minor and major repair of equipment.
  • Performs preventive maintenance procedures on mechanical equipment on a scheduled basis; inspects belts, checks fluid levels, replaces filters, greases bearings, seals, etc.; repairs or replaces broken parts.
  • Calibrates and repairs pneumatics systems.
  • Completes daily, weekly and monthly checklists on building equipment maintenance procedures and maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required.
  • Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • May obtain estimates from suppliers, repair parts, orders parts as needed
  • Assist production manager as needed
  • Ensure production personnel practice safe habits and follow safety rules.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Advanced knowledge of GMP/HACCP.
  • Good skill in the use of hand and power tools.
  • Ability to read simple instructions and follow simple diagrams.
  • Ability to perform simple tasks independently after being given specific instructions.
  • Ability to stand and climb to perform repairs.  Use ladder & perform various types of manual labor.
  • Ability to sufficiently use hand tools.
  • Ability to read and write English fluently.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • One year of professional experience in building and mechanical equipment maintenance and repair; or an acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience.


Physical Demands: (The work is classified as Light - Medium Physical Demand level (PDL) by the US Dept. of Labor’s Dictionary of Occupational Titles.)

Frequencies: Occasional (1-33%); Frequent (34-66%); Continuous (67-100%)


Lifting Demands:

  • Lift up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis floor to waist.
  • Carry up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis up to 25 feet.


Postural Demands:

  • Sitting - occasional
  • Standing - frequent
  • Walking - frequent
  • Bending/stooping - frequent


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami