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Maintenance Technician in Albany, NY at Bimbo Bakeries USA

Date Posted: 11/15/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Albany, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    1-3 years
  • Date Posted:
    11/15/2022
  • Job ID:
    req31421

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!

More than 20,000 associates in bakeries, sales centers, offices and on sales routes work to ensure our consumers have the freshest products at every meal. In addition to competitive pay and benefits, we provide a safe and inclusive work environment that appreciates diversity, promotes development and allows our associates to be their authentic selves.

*$5,000 Sign On Bonus*

Come join the largest baking company in the world and our family of 20,000 associates nationwide!

Top Reasons to Work at Bimbo Bakeries USA:

Ability to Earn Up To : $38.50/hr.
$5,000 Sign-On Bonus for all new hires
Pay for Skill Program                                                      Associates receive world class medical and dental insurance for their entire family
BBU fully pays for an employee’s pension—a benefit of up to $1,800/month for life—you pay nothing!
Career advancement opportunities in Supervision, Management or Automation & Controls
Growing organization & increased demand for products


What You Will Be Doing:

Support the Preventative Maintenance (PM) program with a goal of continually reducing unscheduled downtime.
Make required repairs and troubleshoot equipment issues
Complete all assigned work orders within the time allotted
Collaborate across all groups/departments

Job Requirements

Requirements: 

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent is preferred. 
  • 2-3 years industrial maintenance experience in a manufacturing or food processing environment. A combination of education, training and experience that results in demonstrated competency to perform the work may be substituted. 
  • Electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic troubleshooting knowledge.  
  • Programmable Logic Control troubleshooting experience is preferred. 
  • Welding, plumbing, and pipe fitting experience.  
  • Must be 18 years of age or older. 
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, stack/unstack or carry, stand and/or stoop for prolonged periods of time (except for break and lunch periods), climb, perform repetitive motions, and work in a dusty, loud and hot environment. Occasional exposure to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; extreme heat; and vibration. 
  • Tasks require working from a ladder or elevated platform and in confined spaces such as ovens, proof box and bulk storage bins or tanks.  
  • Must have good written and oral English language communication skills. 
  • Must wear required personal protective equipment (PPE). 
  • Ability to work 8+ hour shifts, irregular and/or rotating shifts, including split days off (non-consecutive days off) and work nights, holidays and weekends (frequently required).

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 made 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.