Maintenance Mechanic
Company: Quality Bakery Products
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Mechanics
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Amount: $14.00 to $19.00 / Hour
Posted: 4/11/2019

Quality Bakery Products are hiring a maintenance mechanic to join our maintenance team to perform mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and electronic repair and preventive maintenance. This position will report directly to the maintenance director.


WE OFFER: Medical, Dental, Vision & 401K



  • Maintain, troubleshoot, diagnosis, and repair all mechanical and electrical equipment and share knowledge of applicable mechanical concepts/ principles to other maintenance personnel.
  • Observes all OSHA and facility safety rules and regulations including the use of personal protective equipment.
  • Follows all established Food Safety guidelines and GMP’s, including maintaining an orderly and clean work environment.
  • Assures preventative maintenance program is conducted on all plant equipment and report and qualify results.
  • Perform welding, cutting, and soldering using electric and gas equipment.
  • Reading equipment manuals, blueprints, and other sources of information to build knowledge, and assure appropriate operation and repair of equipment.
  • Provides emergency/ unscheduled repairs in a timely manner to minimize downtime
  • Communicate effectively with outside vendors and equipment manufactures
  • Inform the appropriate facility personnel/ supervisor of any necessary modifications or system malfunctions that would effect there area of operation.
  • Monitor, complete, and maintain efficient and accurate paperwork as needed
  • Performs any other related miscellaneous duties assigned by team leader
  • Assists in orientation and/ or training of associates


  • Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • 3 to 5 years experience in a manufacturing maintenance environment
  • Must be able to pay attention to detail and demonstrate independent reasoning and judgment
  • Must have the ability to work in and contribute to Production Improvement, Associate Involvement, and Temporary Teams as assigned
  • Possess basic plumbing, metalworking, and general facilities/ building maintenance welding, machining, electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics, drafting and blueprint reading knowledge
  • General mechanical skills and knowledge relate to troubleshooting and service of various equipment.
  • Must be able to read, speak, and understand English


Knowledge of power and tools The physical capabilities an associate must have to perform the essential functions of this position are:

  • Will be exposed to plant production development, indoors and outdoors
  • Exposed to elements- cold/ heat/ humidity
  • Employee regularly required walking, twisting, climbing, stooping, kneeling, standing, reaching, bending, and moving about the facility
  • Must be able to list 50lbs
  • May handle potentially hazardous equipment and materials
  • Works in high noise area, hearing ability to meet manufacturing facility safety requirements
  • Occasional testing of energized electrical equipment
  • Will be required to work around bakery ingredients
  • Vision abilities include close, distance, peripheral, and depth perception
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to work over time during busy season
  • Quality Bakery Products is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to providing a work environment that is free from unlawful discrimination and harassment in any form.


Job Type: Full-time


  • Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic: 3 years (Preferred)



  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance



Quality Bakery Products is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


Houston, TX 77032
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