Maintenance Mechanic / Welder

at WorkRocket
Location Harrisonburg
Date Posted July 21, 2021


Are you a skilled Industrial Mechanic that would benefit from a stable career that offers you steady hours, competitive weekly pay and great benefits? Join a highly skilled team with an essential, industry leading manufacturing where you will be able to add to your skills and advance in your career. We are looking for a Plant Maintenance Mechanic / Welder to join our team in Linville, VA. This is a pivotal role where you will be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and installing plant equipment and machinery, in order to ensure safe, timely and efficient operation of all plant machinery and equipment. As a member of the team, you can expect: Competitive pay - Average weekly pay is $1,000-$1,100 Great Benefits - medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off $500-$1000 annual contribution towards your healthcare savings account 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account Advancement opportunities - We are always looking for key players motivated to move up into higher level roles. Key Responsibilities: Maintain all plant equipment to ensure safe, continual and efficient operation. Ensures that periodic and preventive maintenance are accomplished according to the Maintenance Supervisor/Manager's direction. Comply with all safety and good Manufacturing practices. Repairs or replaces defective parts. About the Company: Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.Job Requirements:If you have the following, we want to hear from you: 2+ years of experience working in a mechanical role in a manufacturing environment focused on process improvement. Welding experience. Strong electrical skills. Ability to read blueprints. Don't let this opportunity pass you by! Apply today!