Publix Maintenance Technician, Overnight, Fresh Kitchen - Deerfield in Deerfield Beach, Florida
Maintenance Technician, Overnight, Fresh Kitchen - Deerfield
Deerfield Beach, FL
As a Maintenance Technician for the Publix Deerfield Fresh Kitchen you’ll maintain, troubleshoot, repair, and improve the performance of a wide array of equipment. Our fresh kitchen employs more than 225 associates who assemble a variety of sandwiches, subkits and platters according to Publix’s demanding quality standards. These foods are designed to save time for customers. Without our Maintenance Technicians fine-tuning this food manufacturing equipment, the Publix Deerfield Fresh Kitchen simply couldn't produce the volume and quality of products needed to serve our customers. Our Fresh Kitchen is located in Deerfield, Florida.
One of the following positions is available: Maintenance Technician Class A, B, or C.
The position offered is contingent upon the qualifications and work experience of the candidate.
Relocation assistance is available.
Primary responsibilities include the following:
maintaining and improving the performance and condition of equipment and facilities at the Fresh Kitchen utilizing preventive and condition-based maintenance techniques, and state of the art tools,
troubleshooting and repairing electrical, mechanical, electro-mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems and equipment,
creating requisitions to procure parts and supplies,
fabricating steel, stainless steel, and aluminum components and structures as required to improve the safety, sanitation, and performance of equipment and processes,
performing stick, TIG, sanitary TIG, and MIG welding,
troubleshooting PLCs, PLC networks, HMIs, instrumentation, and microprocessor -controlled devices,
performing minor plumbing, and building repair and maintenance,
operating forklifts and high lifts, and other powered lift equipment,
training other team members,
performing housekeeping duties in the work area, and
assisting with other duties as assigned.
Hours of Work:
10:00pm - 6:30am; rotating days off
Frequency of Pay:
Minimum Base Pay:
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777 S.W. 12Th Ave
Other Compensation Information:
Night Differential: A $.75 per hour night differential is paid to associates regularly scheduled to work any hours between midnight and 3:00 a.m.
Weekend differential: A $2.00 per hour weekend differential is paid to associates for hours worked between 12:00 a.m. Saturday through 11:59 p.m. Sunday.
Year End Bonus:
To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay.
Maximum Base Pay:
at least 18 years old
basic mechanical and electrical aptitude
basic knowledge of hand tools and tool use
willingness and ability to advance
willingness to complete a mechanical aptitude test (on or before hire date)
excellent verbal and written communication skills
strong problems-solving skills
ability to lift in excess of 50lbs
ability to work well with others and to be a team member
ability to demonstrate safe work habits
ability to work in a fast-paced environment
ability to work well with others and to be a team member
willing to work nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed
experience maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing the following:
electro-mechanical components and systems
pneumatic components and systems
hydraulic components and systems
experience maintaining programmable logic controllers (PLCs)
experience troubleshooting programmable logic controllers (PLCs)
documented PLC and instrumentation training
experience maintaining 480V C3 motor starters, variable frequency drives, and distribution systems
experience troubleshooting 480V C3 motor starters, variable frequency drives, and distribution systems
degree or certification from a recognized industrial maintenance or millwright training program
ability to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and drawings
experience testing, operating, troubleshooting, and maintaining reverse osmosis (RO), carbon filtration, wastewater pH correction, and UV and ozone treatment systems
experience in cleaning and maintaining water delivery systems; including valves, pumps and piping
experience inspecting back flow preventers for proper operation
strong analytical skills
ability to train others
previous food plant experience
flexible and willing to work various shifts
Potential Annual Base Pay:
42,432 - 73,840
Temperatures could range from 35 degrees to 90+ degrees Fahrenheit for an extended period of time
Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
401(k) retirement savings plan
Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
Group dental plan
Group vision plan
Paid Parental Leave
Long-term disability insurance
Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
Paycheck direct deposit
Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).