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Job Number: 2168864

Nelson Connects is currently seeking a Maintenance Technician for leading food manufacturing company located in Rohnert Park, CA.

As a Maintenance Technician, you will

  • Prepare and maintain production machines and supporting equipment
  • Test boiler and water softeners, verify blow-downs and check safety cut-outs
  • Open and close boiler for annual inspections
  • Welding - stainless, sanitary and steel. Assembling PVC, ABS and copper piping
  • Troubleshoot plant equipment problems and plant refrigeration equipment
  • Operate forklift and other rental equipment
  • Filter replacement as necessary
  • Grounds keeping as needed
  • Other duties as required

Requirements for this role:

  • High school diploma
  • Electrical certification
  • PLC experience
  • Welding - Arc, TIG, MIG
  • HVAC certification, diary and/or liquid processing, refrigeration, waste water and waste water treatment knowledge/experience preferred
  • Advanced electrical troubleshooting
  • Competent in assembling PVC, ABS, copper piping (sweating copper piping)
  • Competent Commercial electricity - 220v and above
  • Competent in commercial refrigeration, EPA Certified
  • GMP and HAACP training
  • Knowledge of carpentry, power tools, basic math, calculations and conversions
  • Must be able to communicate in basic English both oral and written. Spanish preferred but not required

Physical Requirements for this role:

  • Standing, climbing, bending. Stooping, pushing, pulling, - repetitive
  • Ability to work at high elevations (rooftops, tops of tanks), climbing and balance is essential
  • Ability to work in confined spaces
  • Ability to work around farm animals
  • Ability to withstand all outdoor working environments (heat, cold, etc.)
  • Ability to lift, hold and/or carry 55 lbs., unassisted

Pay Rate is $26.00 - $32.00/hr. DOE.


About Nelson:

If you're looking for a new opportunity, the recruiting and staffing experts at Nelson can help. We work with companies of all types and sizes across all industries. We help people like you find exciting roles with employers ranging from Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit organizations to local businesses, industry leaders, and the most agile start-ups. The candidates we work with appreciate our responsive approach, genuine relationships, and exceptional service. With a commitment to transparency, authenticity, and credibility, we look forward to our jobs every day, and we're excited to help you find the job you've been looking for. Nelson is an EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.