Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in Ward, SC

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • Augusta, GA, USA
  • 11/11/2020
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Maintenance Mechanic Skilled Labor Welding

Job Description

Are you a skilled mechanic or welder who would enjoy stable hours, a bigger paycheck, and the opportunity to work with equipment you won’t find anywhere else? Take advantage of this career with an established, essential manufacturer: we will provide you with the pay and benefits you deserve, a greater sense of accomplishment, and room to advance.

We are looking for a Plant Maintenance Mechanic to join our team in Ward, SC. 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 base pay of $19.00-$25.50 an hour, plus performance/attendance bonus (earned weekly)
  • Guaranteed 48 hours per week, and with overtime up for grabs, you can reach 55-60 hours!
  • 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:

  • 2 years of maintenance OR welding experience, preferably in an industrial setting
  • Electrical, millwright or pipefitting knowledge is a plus!
  • Your own tools

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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.