Facility Maintenance Technician

at Shearer's Foods
Location Massillon, OH
Date Posted October 11, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


You already LOVE us

Shearer’s is a privately held producer, leading co-manufacturer and distributor of quality snack foods sold under the Shearer’s brand, and other private labels. Ranking number one in private brand and contract manufactured salty snacks, as well as the number two supplier of private brand cookies and crackers in North America, you love our products, although you may not be familiar with our name!  We utilize our manufacturing expertise to serve as a strategic supplier to our partners, who are nationally recognized retail and restaurant brands. With exceptional competence in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution, we continue to embrace significant growth in each segment of our business. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, we have over 5,000 associates in 12 state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites in North America. You can visit our website at www.Shearers.com

At Shearer’s, we provide the safest environment possible for our employees by providing proper PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), frequent and thorough sanitation practices, social distancing, daily temperature checks, as well as virtual interviewing options. Safety is our absolute priority.

Facilities Maintenance Technician


Your seat at the table

The Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing routine building maintenance tasks including non-technical maintenance of plumbing, electrical, heating, ventilating, and/or air conditioning facility and equipment, at a level not requiring formal licensure. Other tasks to include light equipment operator and painting. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Maintenance Technician position is accountable for the efficient installation, repair, and maintenance of machinery and equipment.

Maintains pallet jacks

Maintains bakery feed totes, pack stands, film and sanitation carts

May perform general maintenance, custodial and trash removal tasks

Diagnoses problems, replaces or repairs parts, tests and makes adjustments

Performs regular preventive maintenance on plant facilities

Monitors and performs non-technical maintenance of plumbing systems, to include standard repair of leaking fixtures, cleaning obstructed waste lines, installing water coolers, and/or performing non-technical modifications to plumbing and water supply systems; assists licensed plumbers, as appropriate

Performs carpentry maintenance tasks including routine painting and texturing, door and hardware installation; paints interior and exterior finishes, as appropriate.

Uses a variety of hand and power tools and material handling equipment in performing duties

Complies with safety regulations and maintains clean and orderly work areas

Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Education and work experience:

High school diploma/GED; at least 1 year of facilities maintenance experience

Decision-making skills

Time management skills

Organizational skills

Reading and interpreting plans, maps and instructions

Ability to work within an integrated operating enterprise

Strong mechanical aptitude

Ability to work a variable schedule

Knowledge, skills, and abilities consistent with the essential duties and responsibilities


We offer a feast of benefits

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.


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.


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