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ADM Maintenance Mechanic – Mexico, MO in Mexico, Missouri


Job Title:

Maintenance Mechanic – Mexico, MO


Operations: Manufacturing, Production, Maintenance, Utilities

Job Description:

Maintenance Mechanic – Mexico, MO

This is a full-time, hourly position.

M-F and on call

Position Summary:

Under general supervision, builds, maintains, and repairs production equipment for all departments as required. The maintenance mechanic will be responsible for reliability, maintenance, and troubleshooting of plant equipment. This position is an hourly position Monday – Friday, typically 7am-4:30 pm.

Job Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Participates actively in safety and skills training in pursuit of personal improvement

  • Maintains a thorough knowledge of production processes, equipment and operations in the interest of diagnosing and repairing equipment malfunctions

  • Performs preventive and predictive maintenance duties on equipment as required

  • Diagnoses mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, automation, and process related failures and perform repairs on production and facilities equipment

  • Completes all work using precision maintenance practices (alignment, tension, torque, lubrication, etc)

  • Performs millwright and fabrication work as required

  • Have understanding of how to use a computer, email and some Microsoft applications

  • Maintains records in accordance with established ADM policies and procedures

  • Assists external departments as business needs arise

  • Proactively seeks and supports the plant goals and vision in accordance with ADM strategic vision

  • Meets all physical requirements and is available for overtime and call-ins as needed

  • Completes job tasks independently or as part of a team under limited supervision

  • Performs other tasks as needed

  • Work overtime as necessary

  • Stays up to date and complete training on new technology as required

  • Performs duties in a safe manner, utilizing all approved safety equipment, and successfully completes all safety certification requirements.

  • Identify, understand, and have ability to communicate with others

  • Display quality work through strong attention to detail

  • Strives to develop teamwork by coordinating efforts with colleagues to complete tasks effectively

  • Meet requests of supervision including but not limited to the essential functions listed

  • Utilize company equipment, trucks, forklifts, computers, hand tools, and all testing equipment in a correct manner

  • Participates in Daily Safety Toolbox Talks.

  • Able to meet physical requirements and perform duties in working conditions listed below

  • Become CPR/ First Aid qualified.

  • Participate in the Respirator program

  • Participate in Performance Excellence Program

Desired Experience:

  • Industrial mechanical maintenance background

  • Ability to diagnosis and repair equipment

  • Troubleshooting electrical problems while maintaining safety as the priority

  • Preferable to have ability to troubleshoot machines controlled by relay logic and PLC’s

  • Preferable to have instrumentation troubleshooting and calibration skills

Working Conditions:

  • Day shift- average of 50 hours a week

  • Provide coverage, call-in, and project staffing

  • Duties performed inside and outside

  • May be exposed to various temperatures and conditions

  • Often working performing tasks at high elevations always with the use of proper PPE

  • May perform tasks in tight spaces.

  • Atmosphere exposure: fumes, odors, dust, gas, and poor ventilation. Due to the wide variety of tasks in all production areas, this position is exposed to many atmospheres.

  • Hazard exposure: mechanical, electrical, and explosive. Temperature extremes (hot and cold).

  • Protective Clothing Required: Hardhat, earplugs, safety glasses, steel-toed shoes/ boots, gloves, cut resistant sleeves, winter gear, high visibility vests, fall protection.

Physical Requirements:

  • Move up to 50 lbs.

  • Position self to conduct work at various heights and positions

  • Ability to ascend/ descend many flights of stairs or ladders per day

  • Be on feet walking/ moving around over majority of typical work day

  • Complete office work on an as needed basis

  • Repetitive use of limbs, hands and fine manipulation

Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check. 




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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

About ADM::

ADM unlocks the power of nature to enrich the quality of life. We're a premier global human and animal nutrition company, delivering solutions today with an eye to the future. We're blazing new trails in health and well-being as our scientists develop groundbreaking products to support healthier living. We're a cutting-edge innovator leading the way to a new future of plant-based consumer and industrial solutions to replace petroleum-based products. We're an unmatched agricultural supply chain manager and processor, providing food security by connecting local needs with global capabilities. And we're a leader in sustainability, scaling across entire value chains to help decarbonize our industry and safeguard our planet. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional and sustainability challenges of today and tomorrow. Learn more at www.adm.com.