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Maintenance Mechanic/Technician

Department:  Plant

Manitowoc, WI, US, 54220

At Lakeside Foods and our family of companies, we're committed to providing wholesome foods to enrich people’s lives through food. We are a culture that pursues our vision of growth and innovation with passion, confidence, and commitment. We are strongest together – valuing collaborative contribution, transparency and new ideas to enable change and growth. We are committed to an inclusive and respectful environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance, and there’s a seat at the table for you.


Become One Of Our Valued Mechanics:

Here at Lakeside the maintenance team is the backbone of operations, ensuring equipment runs optimally while taking care of the facility as well. Maintenance mechanics/technicians are the “Jack of All Trades” maintaining equipment mechanically, electrically and at times improving the process. Perseverance and ingenuity are the key elements for success and we are looking for the right candidate with the skill sets and attitude to help us get to the next level


What You’ll Get:

  • $1500 SIGN ON BONUS
  • 2nd Shift
  • Competitive wages
  • Off-season schedule- Four 10’s Monday – Thursday.
  • Schedule during the production season (July – November) - flexible scheduling with OT availability
  • Schedules to maintain work/life balance
  • Excellent market-leading low cost medical insurance, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid vacation and personal time after 30 days of employment.
  • Retirement plan with employer match
  • Prescription Safety Glasses & Steel-Toed shoe Reimbursement
  • Educational Assistance


What You’ll Do:

  • Repair and maintain a wide variety of food processing machinery, both canning and freezing.
  • Lead seasonal staff to produce high quality vegetables.


What You’ll Bring:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one to two years related experience and/or training.
  • Willingness to learn
  • Safety Mind-set
  • Drive to succeed


Where You’ll Work:


Thousands of visitors are drawn here each year to explore the USS Cobia World War II submarine, tour Rogers Street Fishing Village to view relics of famous shipwrecks, or sail across Lake Michigan on the S. S. Badger. We love company and invite you to explore 20 miles of spectacular Lake Michigan shoreline. From the pristine coastline with its stunning parks and beaches and marinas, to historic downtowns and outdoor band concerts, Manitowoc-Two Rivers is a maritime treasure to visit as well as a wonderful place to work and live.



Lakeside Foods and our family of companies welcomes people of all backgrounds and the varied ideas they bring to the workplace. Being an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer is part of our heritage and culture. We recruit, hire and promote employees based on qualifications and merit, without regard to race, religion, age, gender, disability, marital or veteran status. 


Nearest Major Market: Green Bay
Nearest Secondary Market: Appleton