Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Maintenance Technician

The Maintenance Technician ensures proper operation and repair of all equipment used in the processing, bakery, packaging and production areas with the occasional help of a journeyman mechanic.


  • Troubleshoot and repair filling and conveyor systems.
  • Troubleshoot and repair deep frying equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair pumps, pneumatic and hydraulic power systems.
  • Diagnosis’s problems and effects repairs of electrical controls, PLC’s, motors, and fluid power.
  • Performs preventive maintenance and inspects equipment for potential problems.
  • Makes recommendations for modification of equipment.
  • Orders parts and materials for plant processes and equipment systems.
  • Responsible for daily startup or shutdown of plant, observe operations, read, and record gauges and instruments.
  • Installs wiring to connect components to electric power source.
  • Maintains knowledge, understanding and adherence to safety policies, USDA, QA, HACCP and
  • Sanitation rules and regulation, and company policies.
  • Regular and dependable attendance and punctuality is an essential function of this position.
  • All other duties, as assigned.


  • Must be able to repair and troubleshoot hydraulic systems and directional controls.
  • Must be proficient in electric motor control and industrial electrical processes.
  • Must be proficient in welding, both tig and stick.
  • Must have industrial maintenance experience.
  • Meets all standards set in the Level B Mechanic Job Description

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Ruiz Foods is an equal opportunity employer.
EOE: Male, Female, Vets, Disabled (M/F/V/D).
Ruiz Foods enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.

El Monterey®, Tornados®, and Ruiz 4 Kids® are trademarks owned by Ruiz Food Products, Inc., registered in the United States and other countries. Artisan Bistro®, Three Bold Brothers™, and Not Your Nonna's™ are trademarks owned by Ruiz Brands LLC, registered in the United States and other countries, and licensed for use by Ruiz Food Products, Inc.