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Maintenance Mechanic

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Date: Aug 27, 2021

Location: Modesto, CA -California, US, 95357-0521

Company: Bunge

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.

Position Summary:

Responsible for the maintenance, repairs and upkeep of plant operational equipment.


Core Functions:

•   Repair gearboxes, drive couplings, chain drives, and belt drives

•   Troubleshoot and repair pumps, centrifugal, piston, rotary and other positive displacement pumps

•   Analyze mechanical and operational problems on assigned equipment and plan for and take corrective action;

make necessary corrections and running adjustments to maintain maximum production and quality

•   Troubleshoot and repair facility machinery

•   Follow directions and perform routine preventative maintenance using electronic PM system (SAP)

•   Document tasks and work order completion according to standard operating procedures, applicable standards, guidelines and policies

•   Create and maintain a clean and safe work environment

•   Ability to work cooperatively with others

•   Regular attendance

•   Other duties as assigned


Skills and Experience: 

•   High school diploma or its equivalent

•   3-5 years experience with packaging equipment, welding, and pneumatics

•   Blueprint and electrical schematic reading ability

•   Industrial electrical skills

•   Experience with ammonia refrigeration desired

•   Knowledge and understanding of PLC and HMI

•   Experience with steam boilers, water chillers and air compressor systems a plus

•   Fabrication and stainless steel welding a plus

Work Schedule:   Full-time, variable time/days


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

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