Stanislaus Food Products   Modesto, CA   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
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Posted on July 9, 2021

Mechanic/ Electrician- Stanislaus Food Products

Stanislaus Food Products is a nationally recognized, family-owned company known for crafting the finest Italian-style tomatoes and sauces for top-quality Italian restaurants and pizzerias. We currently have an opening in our Maintenance Department.

If you like taking pride in the quality of your work and prefer working on a team of talented individuals which shares your passion for excellence, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity!

Primary Duties: Electrical

Full responsibility under the Superintendent, Supervisor, Head Electrician or Head Mechanic for the efficiency and safety of others, plant electrical circuits, equipment and also:   

  • Able to read, understand and troubleshoot using electrical schematics and ladder logic.
  • Able to troubleshoot P L C’s.
  • Thorough understanding of 3 phase power and its distribution.
  • Thorough understanding of 120vac circuits and pneumatic controls with ability to repair.
  • Able to troubleshoot and repair relay circuits.
  • Has a good understanding of the N.E.C  (National Electric Code)
  • Able to layout and bend conduit accurately and to N.E.C specifications
  • Able to do basic load calculations 
  • Complete tasks such as installation of motors, switches, switch panels, fuse boxes, lighting fixtures and controls, testing electrical & power circuits and any other electrical devices.
  • Determine proper size and specifications of wire, conduit, switches, panels, fuse, ect. 
  • Able to perform running adjustments and corrections.  
  • Inspect motors, switches, junction boxes, switch panels, circuit breakers, transformers, fuse panels, lighting, heating, power circuits and any other electrical devices.
  • Work safely using PPE (personal protective equipment) and LOTO (lock out tag out).
  • Trained in ARC flash safety and risk avoidance.
  • Need excellent communication skills between management, supervisors and co-workers.
  • Must be able to communicate, read and write in English. 
  • Able to fill out forms and part order requests with legible handwriting.
  • Subject to test.

Primary Duties: Mechanical 

  • Able to do layout work from sketches and drawings.
  • Able to Mig, Tig and Arc weld from various positions and angles. 
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of labelers, case packaging, palletizing equipment and stretch wrap systems.
  • Able to perform preventative maintenance and repairs on all equipment within the distribution center. 
  • Able to cut, form and assemble parts to construct machinery and equipment.
  • Locate line up and anchor machinery 
  • Identify maintenance parts and supplies used in the department and report when low using parts request form.
  • Test and time all the packaging and labeling machinery.
  • Consult with supervision on needed repairs and changes. 
  • Able to troubleshoot and repair hydraulics, pneumatics and mechanical assemblies. 
  • Must follow all safety rules. 
  • Must use all safety PPE (personal protective equipment)
  • Able to make decisions and work as a self- starter.
  • Must be a team player able to get along with co-workers and management.
  • Familiarity with the following equipment would be helpful: Douglas case packer, Alvey palletizer, Whallon depalletizer, Wulftec stretch wrap systems and Mettler Toledo hi speed checkweighter.

Secondary Duties:

  • May make repairs on electrical systems of automotive equipment.
  • May carry out training assignments in the particular department with respect to designated trainees. 
  • Must be familiar with Cal OSHA requirements. 

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Subject to test.

Pay and Benefits:

In addition to our solid track record as a stable, growing employer. 

  • Our highly competitive wage and benefits package is negotiated with Teamsters.