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Plant Maintenance Mechanic - Cellar

Location: Modesto, CA, US

Date: Jan 12, 2023

Company: E. & J. Gallo

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The Plant Maintenance Mechanic is a full-time position responsible for general maintenance activities including the servicing and troubleshooting and repair of pumps, motors, vents, piping systems, pneumatic systems and large industrial equipment. 

What You Will Do

  • Operates hydraulic presses, cutting torches, welders, saws and grinders.
  • Installs and maintains plant equipment.
  • Reads and understands OEM Manuals.
  • Utilizes basic maintenance skills-welding, mechanical work, equipment adjustment, plumbing, masonry, pipe-fitting, troubleshooting and lubrication.
  • Maintains and constructs production and plant equipment.

What You Will Need

  • High School Diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 4 years of maintenance experience OR Associate’s degree / Certificate of completion from an accredited industrial trade program plus 3 years of maintenance experience OR completion of a technical military school/certification plus 3 years of maintenance experience.
  • Required to be 18 years of age or older.
  • Required to work any shift.
  • Required to work overtime, if necessary.
  • Required to lift and move up to 50 pounds frequently.
  • Required to work at heights up to 40 feet.
  • Required to have mechanic hand tools.
  • Required to comply with company GMP policies.
  • Required to pass and complete the WorkKeys assessments in Applied Technology (4).

What Will Set You Apart

  • 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.
  • Read, analyze and interpret technical procedures, electrical schematics, blue prints, service manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Required to pass the Standard Timing Model test.
  • Experience working in a Food and Beverage environment.
  • Industrial Maintenance experience.
  • Skilled in all phases of mechanical work.
  • Certified forklift, man lift, scissors lift.
  • Skilled and certified in welding.
  • Knowledgeable in working with hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Skilled in fabrication and rigging.


  • Hiring Salary Range Posted: $36.17-$36.17
  • Actual compensation paid within the range will be determined by factors such as the education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.

Perks & Benefits

  • Comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, Vision & 401K


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



Req ID: 100221 


Gallo is an Equal Employment opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles (such as braids, locks, and twists), color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law (including cancer and predisposing genetic characteristics in California), genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation (actual or perceived), transgender status, sex stereotyping, age, military or veteran status, domestic violence or sexual assault victim status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. 


We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Gallo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.
If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at 209.341.7000.

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