Maintenance Journeyman

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Date: Feb 14, 2024

Location: Atchison, KS -Kansas, US, 66002

Company: Bunge

Position Summary:

The hourly rate of pay is $23.73 - $27.92 dependent on experience. Health & Welfare Benefits effective on date of hire.  Operates, constructs, repairs, installs and removes various machines, equipment and spouting, with respect to quality, safety and sanitation in an efficient manner.


Essential Duties/Functions:

  • Operate welding equipment.
  • Grease & oil equipment.
  • Install new equipment.
  • Complete all daily paper work on time.
  • Remove old equipment.
  • Hanging new spouting, and fixing leaks in old spouting.
  • Update & track PM schedule.
  • Trouble shoot motors & machinery.
  • Work with engineers on new installations.
  • Interact with vendors; receive quotes on parts.
  • Willing to learn and revise the most current SOP’s.
  • Communicate with production personnel about equipment issues.
  • Operate forklift, bobcat, & bucket truck.
  • Read blue prints & schematics.
  • Fix plumbing
  • Operate boilers
  • Fabricate parts, spouting, hoppers, etc.
  • Operate lathe, drill press, end mill
  • Maintain company vehicles
  • Must clean up site after job completion to ensure that there is no contamination of Bunge’s corn products.
  • Report any infestation and/or contamination to ensure Bunge produces and ships a quality product.
  • Must report all accidents and near misses to create a safer work environment at Bunge.
  • Must perform safety and sanitation audits with supervisor as required.



  • Education/Experience:  High School Diploma or GED preferred. Previous experience as maintenance journeyman is preferred.
  • Must be able to pass a maintenance entry test.
  • Must be able to attend classes to complete an apprenticeship program.
  • Able to work a flexible work schedule and overtime when needed.
  • Able to read, write, and communicate effectively.
  • Need to be safety conscious and follow all safety rules.
  • Need to have the capability to work in a team environment.
  • Need to be capable in working in varying climates and environment.

Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City
Nearest Secondary Market: Lawrence

Job Segment: Electrical, Maintenance, Sustainable Agriculture, Warehouse, Plumbing, Engineering, Manufacturing, Agriculture

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