Plant Maintenance Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 656 Little Duncan Road, Wadesboro, NC 28170, USA
  • 02/13/2020
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Manufacturing Mechanic

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 Plant Maintenance Mechanics to join our Wadesboro, NC team. 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 $620-$880
  • 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:

  • High school diploma
  • Strong mechanical and electrical skills
  • Experience in screw conveyor operation and repair, gear box and motor operation and repair, and general industrial troubleshooting
  • Ability to read and write on a 9th grade level
  • Analytical thinking skills, problem solving ability
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good computer application skills in a network environment

Essential Functions

  • Maintain all plant equipment to ensure safe, continual and efficient operation.
  • Ensures that periodic and preventive maintenance are accomplished according to the Maintenance Supervisor/Manager’s direction.
  • Comply with all safety and good Manufacturing practices
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts

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.