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Garage Mechanic in Sacramento, CA at Bimbo Bakeries USA

Date Posted: 8/6/2022

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Job Description

Have you ever enjoyed Arnold®, Brownberry® or Oroweat® bread? A Thomas’® English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee®, Entenmann’s® or Marinela® cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!

Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company with operations in 33 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU) employs 20,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more – the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day.

Top reasons to choose Bimbo Bakeries USA:

  • Competitive starting rate; $31.32 per hour
  • Medical/dental available with low premiums
  • Pension retirement plan  
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • BBU wellness program available
  • We value the person 

Position Summary:

Garage Mechanics diagnose and repair company vehicles.  Work is primarily done indoors in a Garage environment, but may also be required to perform duties outdoors in varying weather conditions. The Garage Mechanic must be cognizant of all of the hazards associated with the operation of heavy equipment and tools.


  • Diagnose and repair equipment failures to a safe operating state.
  • Minor and major engine overhauls of both diesel and gasoline engine powered vehicles.
  • Follows the Company Preventative Maintenance Program.
  • Tire repairs.
  • Fueling and washing vehicles.
  • May be asked to travel throughout the sales zone to handle emergency breakdowns.
  • Neat and clean work area.
  • Perform all assignments with safety in mind.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Take appropriate action to ensure the integrity and sustained of Company vehicle.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED preferred but not required.
  • CDL class “A” license required.
  • Appropriate state driver license to legally operate all road equipment.
  • General vehicle mechanical skills and diesel mechanic skills required.
  • Two (2) years of garage or truck line experience and/or vocational school graduate with emphasis on gas and diesel.
  • Operation and knowledge of all shop tools and equipment welding (gas and electric).
  • Body repair (aluminum).
  • Must to able to work weekends and holidays if needed.

Be a part of a company that is dedicated to protecting our planet:

  • All of our U.S. operations have been powered with 100% renewable electric energy since July 2019, with energy created through a Wind Farm backed by a Virtual Power Purchase Agreement with Invenergy
  • Bimbo Bakeries USA was named EPA ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year for the fourth year in a row for superior leadership, innovation and commitment to environmental protection through energy efficiency 
  • We have 18 ENERGY STAR® Certified facilities
  • Our Manufacturing operations divert greater than 95% of waste from landfill
  • Over 1500 of our vehicles utilize alternative fuel – propane, compressed natural gas, electric, or hybrid
  • Bimbo Bakeries USA has committed to 100% sustainable packaging across its portfolio by 2025. All product bags, pouches and wrappers are currently recyclable through Terracycle.

The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be requested to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity employer with a policy that provides equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, reassignment, layoff, discharge, education, training and all other working conditions. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity, Bimbo Bakeries USA has developed affirmative action plans for minorities and women, qualified individuals with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans and other protected veterans.