Maintenance Mechanic - Los Angeles

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Los Angeles, CA, United States
May 12, 2017
May 29, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

As the nation's leading bottled water company, Nestlé Waters North America is dedicated to providing customers with healthy hydration options. Alongside that, we're also committed to developing our people - enabling them to make the most of the many elements that help them to succeed.

Nestlé Waters consists of four business units: Corporate, Retail, Supply Chain and ReadyRefresh by Nestlé. Whichever one of these areas you choose to join, you'll find yourself collaborating with a highly talented team on work that's challenging, engaging and incredibly rewarding. You'll be an essential element of our success: trusted, empowered and supported to make a lasting impact on the very future of our business. It's a chance to use your knowledge, skills and experience to shine brightly and achieve your ambitions - all while delivering healthy hydration to millions of customers.

We are currently seeking a production line Maintenance Mechanic for our Los Angeles manufacturing/bottling facility to maintain, fix, and improve equipment used in bottling and packaging operations.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
•Plan, lead and execute preventative maintenance (PM) according to PM schedule to minimize equipment downtime
•Complete reactive maintenance on production lines to recover from equipment failures by repairing mechanical, electrical, and structural components
•Create retrofits and fabrication, complete machine tear down/repair and assembly and work on PLCs, VFDs, and electric motors
Conduct creative problem solving to identify and perform equipment improvements
•Coach operators and peers on basic maintenance and equipment settings
•Participate in special project work on equipment upgrades or installations
•Work with team members and operators to ensure the daily production schedule is met
•Maintain partnerships with team members and vendors using effective communication
•Provide break relief to production operators or team members as needed
•Operate a forklift as needed to complete duties

Key qualifications include:
•High school diploma or GED required; additional technical training or certifications desired
•3 or more years of previous maintenance experience in an industrial manufacturing environment
•Demonstrated sense of urgency in completing tasks and comfort working in a high speed production environment
•Strong mechanical and electrical skills; PLC experience desired
•Solid computer skills, including the use of Word, Excel, Outlook
•Experience with CMMS or ERP systems needed, SAP experience preferred
•Ability to work independently or with a team and communicate effectively
•Solid problem solving and decision making skills with the ability to coach others
•Ability to move/lift 50 lbs and stand on your feet for long periods of time throughout the day
•Able to work with an awkward posture for 2 hours or more
•Willingness to work holidays and weekends as we are a 24/7 facility operating through most weekends and holidays
•Ability to successfully complete an online skills assessment prior to onsite interview
•Successful completion of a post offer physical, drug screen and background check are required

This is a tremendous opportunity! We offer competitive pay based on education, experience, and other qualifications. Nestle Waters North America offers comprehensive benefits including medical, prescription, dental, vision, flex, life, disability, EAP, 401(k) with match, profit sharing, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and more!

Nestlé Waters North America is the nation's leading bottled water company.  Our water brands include Poland Spring, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Deer Park, Zephyrhills and Ice Mountain, Nestlé Pure Life, S. Pellegrino, Perrier and Acqua Panna.  Our tea brands are Nestea, Tradewinds and Sweet Leaf.  We're passionate about creating shared value for society in all kinds of ways: from providing careers and benefits to communities where we operate to environmental stewardship - most notably responsible water management, lightweight packaging and advancing recycling in America.  As a valuable part of our team, you'll receive a competitive total rewards package - something that will provide you with the support you need to thrive both inside and outside of work. It's not just the work that you'll find fulfilling here though. As you build a career with us, you'll receive exactly the kind of benefits you'd expect from a leading name in healthy hydration. The only question is, what elements will help you succeed at Nestlé Waters?

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