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Maintenance Tech Trainee

Location: Healdsburg, CA, US, 95448

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Date: Jan 10, 2018

Company: E. & J. Gallo

Why E. & J. Gallo Winery?

Recently recognized by Glassdoor as one of the “Top 50 Best Places to Work”, we couldn’t be prouder of our employees. As a family-owned wine and spirits company with over 90 brands, the heart of our success story is our people. Our passions run deep and what unites us is an incredible culture of teamwork, innovation, and collaboration. Are you a passionate team player who is looking to grow your career? If so, apply today! Cheers! Your Talent & Gallo — A Perfect Pairing.

We are currently hiring for an entry level Maintenance Technical Trainee for our winery! This is a great opportunity to learn winery maintenance and grow your career! In this role, you will be learning about maintenance through on the job training and coaching. It is fully expected that at the conclusion of the Program,troubleshooting, repair, preventative maintenance and installation assignments will be performed with minimal supervision. Until qualified as a Maintenance Technician 1, the maintenance technical trainee is subject to all provisions of the Program.

What You Will Do:

  • Participates in machinery trouble-shooting; documents repairs made.
  • Replaces or repairs defective parts.
  • Works on assigned projects; responds to emergency maintenance calls.
  • Interprets technical documents (prints, manuals) as required.
  • Maintains constructive cross-functional relationships.
  • Communicates, discusses and shares information about equipment malfunctions with other maintenance workers and team leads to develop and implement a corrective action plan.
  • Evaluates and adjusts machinery for changes in materials, environment conditions, and operational error.
  • Searches for and executes against continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Performs work in a quality fashion.
  • Observes functionality of installed equipment and systems to detect mechanical, electrical or operational hazards to determine the need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.
  • Operates machining tools and drill presses; performs basic welding operations.
  • Troubleshoots basic alarms related to key winery systems.
  • Provides preventative maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting services for barrel processing equipment, bottling line equipment, and filtration equipment.
  • Provides preventative maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting services for destemmers, presses, and crush pits.
  • Maintains shop machines, tools and facilities.

What You Will Need:

  • High School Diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate.
  • 2 years of experience in a manufacturing/production environment or 1 year of Gallo winery production experience.
  • Required to work a rotating shift/schedule throughout the year (day, swing, graveyard, 5x8, 4x10); required to work weekends and overtime when necessary.
  • Valid driver’s license and successful completion of background check. Required to obtain a California driver’s license or appropriate state driver’s license within 30 days of hire.
  • Required to perform job duties at extreme heights.
  • Required to be physically capable of executing any job tasks within Maintenance.
  • Required to provide own tools.
  • Required to enroll and complete six (6) approved, college-level, industrial technology related courses over the two-year training period receiving a grade of “C” or better. OR Obtain an Associate’s Degree in an approved technical program.

What Will Set You Apart:

  • 3 years of experience in a manufacturing/production environment.
  • Skilled in forklift and aerial lift operation.
  • Experience working in a food manufacturing facility.
  • Operates well in a team setting.
  • Skilled in the use of MS Word, MS Outlook and MS Excel at a basic level.
  • Skilled in calculating figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.

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Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future.

Requisition ID: 49021



Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

Job Segment: Trainee, Entry Level

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