Plant Maintenance Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 6331 Val Pro Drive, Linville, VA 22834, USA
  • 10/08/2019
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Mechanic Skilled Labor

Job Description

Are you a maintenance professional that would enjoy developing and implementing unique repair solutions on specialized industrial equipment? Take advantage of this career with an established, successful organization that will provide you with a greater sense of accomplishment and room to advance.

We are looking for a Plant Maintenance Mechanic to join our team in Linville, VA. This is a pivotal role where you will be responsible for maintaining all plant machinery while complying with all safety and good manufacturing practices.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay – Average weekly pay is $800-$1000
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Advancement opportunities – We are always looking for key players motivated to move up into higher level roles.

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • Certificate from trade school preferred
  • Work experience in an industrial setting preferred
  • Knowledge of Millwright, Pipefitting, Welding and Electrical trades a plus
  • Strong understanding of conveying systems, gear reducers, boilers, pumps, and associated systems

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform periodic and preventive maintenance on industrial equipment
  • Repair or replace defective parts by welding or fabricating solutions
  • Lock-out tag-out equipment
  • Complete all required documents in an accurate and timely manner

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.