2nd Shift Power Maintenance Technician ($37.93/hr)

Allendale, MI USA
Requisition ID:  4081
No of Openings:  2
Posted Date:  Sep 16, 2023
Job Function:  Production Maintenance

Short & Sweet: The Power Maintenance Technician requires responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of all utility equipment, to include boil­ers and refrigeration equipment. The Power Maintenance Technician will perform and document all tests, maintain logs and understand/adhere to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's). The position is responsible for all plant utilities including, but not limited to, refrigeration, boilers, air compressors, HVAC, water systems, chemical treatment systems, plumbing, electrical, and wastewater support.

Work Hours: 3:00pm - 11:30pm.

Schedule: Sunday - Thursday (Friday & Saturday Off) OR Tuesday - Saturday (Sunday & Monday Off)

*This facility operates 24/7/365 so weekends & holidays are often required.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain operation of all ammonia refrigeration equipment.
  • Ensure maintenance of boilers and associated equipment including all testing and adjustments based on test results.
  • Perform tests on all water systems as required and accurately document all necessary information and adjust chemicals as necessary based on test results
  • Ensure proper operation of all condensate return systems.
  • Confirm contents, log and monitor receipt of bulk chemicals.
  • Complete preventative maintenance work orders as assigned.
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices at all times.

General Experience/Educational Background:


  • Minimum four years work experience with industrial maintenance, including the ability to diagnose and repair electrical and mechanical problems; and electrical and PLC trouble shooting experience
  • Must be able to perform basic mathematical functions
  • Must be able to read and comprehend procedures and manuals
  • Must be able to communicate well between production department, other maintenance technicians and department management
  • Ability to problem-solve and trouble shoot equipment
  • Must be willing to support a 24/7 operation by being available to work weekends and holidays
  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs. from floor to mid chest (0" - 39") monthly
  • Must be able to climb stairs, inclined ladders, and vertical ladders hourly
  • Must be 18 years old 
  • Must be able to effectively communicate verbally and in writing



  • Associates degree or apprenticeship in a technical field
  • Prior food experience preferred
  • Good housekeeping in the power areas

Leprino Foods Company utilizes the services of Psychemedics to perform our Hair Follicle Drug Testing.  Additional information about this process can be obtained at www.psychemedics.com
Leprino Foods requires all individuals to wear the appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) as required by the role and location.
Leprino Foods Company supports a drug-free workplace and is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disability/Veteran

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids