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Lamb Weston Inc Process Maintenance Mechanic in Pasco, Washington

Job Description SummaryRepairs and maintains equipment and systems including but not limited to: receiving, sorting, conveying, pumping, weighing, peeling, scrubbing, blanching, cutting, drying, battering and frying to assure proper operation. Advises supervisory personnel on maintenance requirements, repairs equipment, and performs maintenance activities that sustains equipment reliability to maximize plant production and uptime.Job Description *Maintains and promotes safe work practices always, assures that safe work practices are being followed in all work groups, and actively participates in safety programs. *Performs and documents line checks, corrective maintenance and preventative maintenance, including the lubrication and inspection of equipment to sustain equipment reliability. *Examines parts to detect imperfections, identify reason for failure, and to take corrective action. *Performs and documents troubleshooting of electrical, pneumatic and mechanical systems and controls. *Performs and documents removal, installation, disassembly, repair, and assembly of plant equipment. *Evaluates equipment for performance, performs adjustments, etc., as needed to assure optimal equipment performance and the production of quality potato products. *Performs non-routine maintenance jobs assigned by packaging maintenance Lead, Maintenance Team Leader, Team Leader Production, or Plant Management and will perform repairs with minimal supervision. *Must understand and follow all applicable plant safety policies including but not limited to lockout / tagout procedures. Job Qualifications *High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED); two-year certificate from college or technical school or equivalent combination of three years education and related experience and/or training. *Ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos in English. Ability to write accurate information in English. Ability to effectively present or listen to information in one-on-one and small group situations with all other employees of the organization in English. *Must be able to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and calculate proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. *Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. *Must be able to identify and name stainless steel, mild steel and aluminum. *Maintains a neat, orderly work area. *Follows instruction given in work logs, equipment manuals, etc. *Repair or assist in repairs in other areas of the plant as instructed by the maintenance lead, Supervision or Management. *Cut, weld and repair/install piping and equipment to company specifications using prints, sketches, diagrams and blue prints. *Lays out and marks dimensions and reference lines on material to develop or trace patterns of parts or uses templates. *Welds, solders, bolts, rivets, screws, clips, caulks, or bonds materials together.