Processing Lines/Facilities Maintenance Technicians

FAGE USA Dairy Industry Inc.
Albany, NY Full-time
Posted on September 12, 2019

Processing Lines/Facilities Maintenance Technicians (11:00 PM-7:00 AM) 

Basic requirements

  • Good communication skills – written and verbal.
  • High School diploma – preferred technical degree from 2-year college.
  • Previous experience working in Technical or Maintenance Department in related field or industry will be considered as an advantage.
  • A relevant combination of education, experience and training.
  • Strong electrical experience and skills.
  • Knowledge of 3-phase 480VAC, single phase 120VAC & 24VDC control circuits.
  • Basic knowledge of computers and PLC’s.
  • Desire to learn and work in a team environment.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair electro-mechanical equipment related to the plant utilities/facilities, such as steam boilers and support equipment, Ammonia (R717) refrigeration compressors, air compressors and driers, air handling units, cooling water pump systems, hot water pump systems and HVAC.
  • Perform daily tests on plant utility/facilities equipment with data logging of results.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair electro-mechanical equipment related to the processing of dairy products such as sanitary pumps, valves, heat exchangers, separators and homogenizers.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot electronic instrumentation related to the processing of dairy products and utilities/facilities, such as control system sensors (temperature, pressure, level, flow, conductivity) and their respective signals to control system PLC’s.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot 3-phase 480VAC motors, 24VDC control circuits and servo motors used in the Processing Lines and in Utilities/Facilities.
  • Supports with all safety SOPs and LOTO requirements. Follows safety rules and relevant safety programs to maintain plant safety.
  • Complies with all GMP rules and supports on-going programs to maintain plant quality systems related to technical support of the Processing Lines/Facilities.