Warehouse Maintenance Mechanic

Location: Modesto, CA, US

Date: Jul 20, 2022

Company: E. & J. Gallo

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Under minimum supervision performs the maintenance and repair of conveyor systems, palletizing systems, labeling systems, stretch wrapping equipment, automatic guided vehicles, automatic doors, dock equipment, robotics and other general maintenance
 commonly found in a production environment.

$36.17 an hour including a comprehensive benefit’s package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401(k).


  • Conducts all maintenance repairs around the plant, with approximately 80% within the plant and 20% in a shop area.
  • Replaces switches, troubleshoots (locates electrical problems) and performs a variety of bench work tasks.
  • Performs mechanical troubleshooting tasks effectively working with or without manuals.
  • Reads and troubleshoots from electrical schematic diagrams.
  • Maintains and constructs production and plant equipment; capable of diagnosing, analyzing, investigating and correcting causes of malfunction of production and plant equipment and machinery.
  • Reads and troubleshoots from PLC ladder logic and I/O charts.
  • Reads and works from mechanical blue prints and sketches.
  • Works with electricity, 120V through 480V circuits.
  • Performs basic maintenance skills such as welding, mechanical work and equipment adjustment.
  • Works with automatic stretch wrapping systems.
  • Participates in training other department members and operators in serviced departments on equipment as required.
  • Works with case conveyor, palletizer and labeling equipment.
  • Reviews and processes work from mechanical blue prints and sketches.
  • Maintains satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness.
  • Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory consideration.
  • This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Performs assigned jobs with minimum direction and supervision.


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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future. 

  • 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.
  • 18 years of age or older.
  • Required to complete the Workkey's Assessment. 
  • Required to work any shift.
  • Required to work overtime, if necessary.
  • Required to lift and move up to 50 pound frequently.
  • Required to work at heights up to 40 feet.
  • Required to have mechanic tools.
  • Required to comply with company GMP policies.


  • Required to pass the WorkKeys assessments.
  • Industrial Maintenance experience.
  • Required to pass the Standard Timing Model test.
  • Experience working in a Food and Beverage environment.
  • Knowledge of solid-state electronics including PLC and VFD troubleshooting experience.
  • Automation or robotics experience.
  • Experience in diagnosing and repairing mechanical and electrical failures in all plant manufacturing equipment. This includes, but is not limited to, conveyers, process pallet handling machines, dismantling, painting and stenciling systems.
  • Demonstrates a proficient understanding of hydraulic pneumatics.
  • Working understanding of a CMMS System.
  • Knowledge of and experience troubleshooting complex electrical/solid state electronics using wiring diagrams and test equipment.
  • Experience setting-up and calibrating electrical hardware.
  • Experience with basic Microsoft application (e.g. Word, Excel).
  • Working knowledge of the National Electrical Code.
  • Proficiency in all phases of machine work.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. Physical demands include moderate pushing, pulling, reaching, bending, stooping, squatting, handling and grasping, twisting/turning, torso rotation, reaching to the full extension of the arms, carrying and lifting (up to 50 lbs.), ascending/descending ladders, working in small, confined spaces and areas, wear a respirator.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to the following:

  • Exposure to slippery or uneven walking surfaces.
  • Exposure to slippery or uneven walking surfaces.
  • Exposure to dust, fumes.
  • Exposure to loud noise levels.
  • Exposure to outside environments.
  • Exposure to working at heights of up to 40 feet.
  • Exposure to working in confined spaces. 


Recruiter: Mariam Hakimi


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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