Perry's Ice Cream Maintenance Technician-Refrigeration - [2nd Shift / Monday to Friday / 3pm to 11:30pm] or [3rd Shift / Monday to Friday / 11pm-7:30am] in Akron, New York
The anticipated regular work schedule is [2nd Shift / Monday to Friday / 3pm to 11:30pm] or [3rd Shift / Monday to Friday / 11pm-7:30am] - Additional days or overtime as required to complete the daily demands
About the Role:
As a core member of our Maintenance team, you will be expected to:
Repair and maintain ammonia refrigeration system, boilers, production equipment, HVAC systems and related equipment including, glycol, chilled water, brine and steam systems
Repair and maintain facilities and production support systems
Manually move large equipment or components from one area of the plant to another
Be a member of in plant HAZMAT team and an active member of the PSM Team along with willingness to obtain RETA, CARO or CIRO certification
Be willing to be trained in the importance of Critical Control Points (CCPs) and upon completion of the training, demonstrate knowledge of the CCP’S
As your employer, Perry’s will help you to achieve all of the above goals through feedback, education, and continuous professional development.
What We’re Looking For:
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
Able to push, pull, climb, and squat, bend frequently throughout the shift
Perform basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers and with decimals and fractions.
Perform basic measurements (tape measures, levels, calipers, micrometers)
Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent
Physically able to wear a respirator and maintain a Hazmat certification
Basic computer keyboarding skills & touchscreen technology
Proficient with basic hand tools and power tools
Able to work at heights using ladders, platforms or mechanical lifts using OSHA required fall protection
Can work on extreme temperatures ranging -300F to 1200F
Tolerance of variable work environment both indoor and outdoor in conditions that vary based on location and season
Basic mechanical skills for machine disassembly and reassembly
NYS approved apprenticeship or 2-year degree in HVAC & Refrigeration (military schooling is acceptable) or a verifiable trade school.
Minimum of 3 years refrigeration experience with multiple gases
Able to draw basic circuits & capable of reading blue prints and schematics
Proficient with electricians tools and test equipment (including multi meters, meggers)
Familiarity with the Basics of Fluid Control (such as pumps)
Proficient with refrigeration equipment (including gauges, vacuum pumps)
Experience with electrical control circuits and 3-phase power up to 480 volts
Experience with steam plant operations
Able to handle chemicals, paints, solvents and exposure to environmental allergens.
CARO or CIRO Certification preferred
Stationary Engineers License preferred.
PLC experience a plus.
Demonstrable experience with steam plant operations
Support the production of safe, high quality products and team member safety
Complies with all Safety, GMP, PSM and RMP regulations.
Ability to pass a HAZMAT physical.
Prepares requisitions for materials/parts required to complete work orders.
Creates work orders, closes them when complete, and accounts for time spent on tasks in our computerized Maint. Management System.
Follows all company rules, policies and procedures.
Maintains membership and training in the company emergency response team as outlined by OSHA, 29 CFR 1910.120 (HAZMAT)
Must be forklift certified or obtain the qualification within the probationary period.
Valid New York State Driver’s License.
Availability to work a variable schedule on occasion to cover other team member time off.
Working with and talking about ice cream… howcoolis that?
Behind every bite of Cookie Dough and every scoop of Panda Paws is a passionate team bringing hard work and creative ideas to the table. For over 100 years, Perry’s Ice Cream has been bringing people together to celebrate life’s moments, and you can be a part of this magic.
If you enjoy ice cream and collaborating with others, Perry’s is the place for you! We provide a rewarding supportive environment, and are looking for enthusiastic, talented individuals to join our growing team! Plus, you get to be around ice cream. Who could ask for anything more?
In addition to the general perks of getting work with ice cream and a fantastic team all day, Perry’s also offers:
Health Insurance & Wellness Programs
Employer Paid Dental Plans
401K with Employer Matching
Paid Family Leave
Employer Paid Life Insurance
Tuition Assistance & Opportunities for Continuous Learning & Promotion
Base Pay Rate: $30.35 / hour
Shift Differential:$0.50 / hour
HAZMAT Premium: $1.25 / hour
Perry's Ice Cream is an Equal Opportunity Employer and drug free facility.
Job ID 2021-1893
Type Full-Time Regular Union