Elmer Chocolate is seeking a highly motivated professional Maintenance Technician for our Chocolate Packaging Systems.

Elmer Chocolate is a family owned business and the second largest heart box chocolates manufacturer in the USA. We manufacture seasonal chocolates including a variety of confections and snacks, some of which are Heavenly Hash Eggs®, Gold Brick Eggs® and Pecan Eggs®.

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Maintenance Technician / Robotics
Chocolate Packaging Systems
(Night Shift 3pm to 1am, Monday to Thursday with flexibility for training during day shift)

Basic Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, repair, install, troubleshoot, inspect and modify manufacturing equipment (mechanical and electrical).
  • Perform equipment changeovers for various product sizes on various packaging machinery.
  • Assess needs in regards to maintenance, spare parts, modernization, improvement of process.
  • Train operators.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2 year program in manufacturing engineering technology or equivalent with emphasis on mechanical/electric or 2 year program in automation/robotics.
  • 2 years of experience with repair, and maintenance of food processing equipment.
  • Mechanical and electrical skills.
  • Electronic skills a plus.
  • Ability to identify, evaluate, and problem solve.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Proficient software skills, Outlook, Word, Excel.
  • 18 years of age.
  • Pass drug test

What Elmer Offers:

  • Competitive wage
  • Medical Benefits
  • Paid vacation
  • 401K
  • Climate controlled environment
  • Full time
  • Overtime available

Maintenance Technician / Robotics

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