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Warehouse Mechanic

Department:  Warehouse
Location: 

Plainview, MN, US, 55964

 

At Lakeside, we're committed to growing our company – and our people. When you join the Lakeside team, you’ll become part of our family. Since 1887 we’ve produced a diverse line of canned and frozen foods. We sell our products through major retailers, food service distributors and national restaurant chains. We’re driven to find new, innovative ways to serve our customers and our community. And there’s a seat at the table for you. 

 

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Assist in the repair and preventive maintenance of all warehouse equipment and forklifts.

 

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Has basic knowledge of all electrical, mechanical and automotive equipment in production area.
  • Assist with repairs on all warehouse equipment and forklifts.
  • Assist with preventive maintenance and lubrication to said equipment.
  • Responsible for keeping work area clean and orderly.
  • May perform any other duties assigned by supervisor.
  • Adhere to all Lakeside Foods policies and procedures.
  • Notify supervisor immediately if any unsafe or potentially hazardous conditions are discovered.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

   Knowledge:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one to two years related experience and/or training.

 

   Language Skills:

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions and short correspondence.

   

   Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

 

TEAMWORK AT LAKESIDE (TAL):

  • Through individual and team efforts, enthusiastically work toward the continuous improvement of his/her job, work area, department and Lakeside as a whole. Fully participate in TAL by "living" Lakeside's Standards of Conduct and being an active member of operational and project teams.  By action and work, clearly and visibly demonstrate the spirit of teamwork, cooperation and respect for others in all business transactions and exchanges.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 55 pounds.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

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Lakeside Foods 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. 

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