Electromechanical Maintenance Technician

at Shearer's Foods
Location Massillon, Ohio
Date Posted July 9, 2024
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


You already LOVE us and the SNACKS WE MAKE!

Chips, Cookies, Crackers, Wafers, Cheese Curls, Popcorn, Tortilla Chips... yeah, we make them ALL! Shearer's is the company behind all your favorite snack brands.

Electromechanical Maintenance Technician

AFTERNOONS 3PM-11PM ($1.00 shift differential)

COMPETITIVE HOURLY RATES *Based on Skill & Experience*


Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k benefits available after 30 days! Vacation time after 90 days!!


Your seat at the best snacks table:

Your role as a Maintenance Technician maintains the efficiency of machinery and equipment in a continuous improvement-based environment, while also creating and maintaining a safe work environment.  You will be responsible for setting up, installing, repairing, and maintaining production/manufacturing equipment and machinery. Inspects equipment for proper functioning and performs preventative maintenance duties per manufacturer's specifications. Diagnoses equipment malfunctions and makes repairs or adjustments as needed.

Essential Work: You will perform the following:
•    Install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
•    Scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
•    Emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment. 
•    Simple machinist duties and responsibilities.
•    Mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting, and repair of production machines.
•    Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
•    Diagnose problems, replaces or repairs parts, tests, and adjusts.
•    Regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment, and plant facilities.
•    Variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
•    Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties.
•    Detect faulty operations and defective material; reports those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
•    Comply with safety regulations and maintains clean and orderly work areas.

•    Understands basic mechanical principles.
•    Recognizes basic equipment operations and controls.
•    Familiar with P&ID prints.
•    Grasps the fundamentals of preventive maintenance.
•    Navigates basic CMMS functions, including parts search and WO tasks.
•    Meets CMMS KPI expectations: WO closure, parts on WO's, and hours on WO's.

•    Understands basic electrical system principles, operation, and controls.
•    Reads and interprets blueprints and one-line electrical drawings.
•    Adheres to company electrical safety protocols.

What you bring to the Best Snacks Party:

Education and Work Experience
•   3 years of manufacturing experience; Experience in hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and industrial skills experience; experience with mechanical systems (e.g., gear boxes, chains, sprockets, motors, seals, bearings), product manuals (e.g., reading and applying knowledge to make repairs), troubleshooting mechanical breakdowns (pinpointing and fixing breakdowns), and reading mechanical drawings (e.g., hydraulics, pneumatics)


We offer a variety pack of benefits after just 30 days:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate.  Paid Time Off (PTO) available after 90-days.

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace.

Because at Shearer’s, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

This is your invitation to apply now!



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