Industrial Maintenance Technician / Mechanic / Welder

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 6331 Val Pro Drive, Linville, VA 22834, USA
  • 07/21/2021
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Manufacturing Mechanic Skilled Labor Welding

Job Description

How would you benefit from a maintenance career with guaranteed hours, great pay and benefits and 3 days off a week? Join with a stable, leading manufacturer where you will be working the same schedule every week and have room to advance.

We are looking for a Plant Maintenance Mechanic / Welder to join our team in Linville, VA. This is a pivotal role where you will be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and installing plant equipment and machinery, in order to ensure safe, timely and efficient operation of all plant machinery and equipment.

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

  • Industrial welding experience
  • Industrial mechanical experience
  • Basic Electrical knowledge

If you have proven industrial maintenance work experience or related educational experience, please click Apply or email your resume to: vplinville@workrocket.com

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay – $17-$25/hr (based on experience) plus $1.70/hr performance attendance bonus after 30 days
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards your healthcare savings account
  • 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.

Key Responsibilities:

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