Maintenance Planner / Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic / Technician

  • Bunge
  • 605 Goodrich Rd, Bellevue, OH 44811, USA
  • 11/10/2021
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Maintenance Management Mechanic Skilled Labor

Job Description

Are you a maintenance technician that wants to take the next step in your career into maintenance planning? 

Imagine earning great pay and benefits in a day shift career planning maintenance work for a wide variety of equipment. Experience greater autonomy and increased job satisfaction in this hands-on career with a stable, reputable manufacturer. 

Due to an upcoming retirement, Bunge, is seeking maintenance and reliability professional to join their Bellevue, OH team as a Reliability Excellence Planning Supervisor. 

Some of the benefits to you of this position: 

  • Very attractive compensation package (you will not be disappointed), commensurate upon experience  
  • Full benefits package: Medical insurance (Bunge covers 75% of the cost), group vision and dental, 401(k) with 5% company contribution plus company match, FSA, HSA  
  • Great Paid Time Off package: minimum of 5 weeks (up to 7 weeks based on experience) 
  • Employee Tenure: Experience less stress working with a team of maintenance professionals 
  • Bunge “living well” program: Through health incentives you can earn up to $200 per year through achievement of health and wellness goals. 
  • Stability: This facility is in a high growth market as vegetable oils and proteins continue to gain momentum. 
  • Independence & ownership: You have a lot of leeway to do what you need to do, very little micromanagement, and you truly take ownership of your process – with access to help if you need it. 
  • Impact: This is the chance to truly make an impact with your maintenance skills and eye for reliability, as you join an established manufacturer with a zero-incident safety culture and 200 years in business. 


  • At least 2 years of experience within reliability or maintenance roles 
  • Ability to read blueprints or technical drawings 
  • High School diploma or equivalent 
  • Prior experience with standard corporate maintenance workflow processes 
  • Demonstrated experience with CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) or comparable system required, preferably experience in SAP Plant Maintenance and Materials Management Modules. 
  • Ability to work at Heights  
  • Ability to climb steps and Ladders  
  • Ability to work in all elements including: Heat and Cold  
  • Ability to lift 50lbs 
  • Ability to travel for external Training  
  • Ability to be on an 24/7 on call rotation  

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Core Functions: 

  • Reviews and screens each work order to see that is has been properly filled out. 
  • Develops and maintains planned and predictive maintenance procedures as required. Examines jobs to be completed and determines best way to accomplish the work. 
  • Identifies and obtains (requisitions, orders, kits as appropriate and in keeping with procedures) materials, special tools and equipment necessary to complete the work. 
  • Determines if critical items are in stock by verifying availability. 
  • Estimates cost of each work order in terms of direct labor, materials required and total cost. Maintains backlog files of work orders waiting scheduling in accordance with their priority limits with an estimated completion date. 
  • Develops a file of standard work orders (plans) for regularly recurring repair jobs, based on historical experience. Reviews with the maintenance area management the actual labor expended versus estimated labor and material used for completed jobs. 
  • Conducts informal training as required of maintenance personnel regarding proper maintenance procedures and the use of any applicable maintenance software. 
  • Reviews all completed work orders for completeness and accuracy, updating machinery history data in applicable maintenance system of record as required, and ensures bill of materials are up to date. 
  • Understands the proper methods to be employed in replacing or maintaining typical mechanical equipment items. This includes, but is not limited to: Conveyors, belt and bucket elevators, flaking and cracking mills, pumps, grinders, food processing equipment. 
  • Assists with controlling the budget to ensure that it provides for optimized spending to achieve the agreed-upon capacity and asset reliability. 
  • Ensures Bunge standard reliability and maintenance work process are followed 
  • Provides input to the Plant Reliability Excellence Manager to help with the development of succession plans, skills assessments and training. 
  • Assists with maintaining critical spare parts, minimizing necessary inventory and automating materials requisition functions. 
  • Periodically provides input for benchmarks current performance with internal and external sources to identify opportunities for improvement 
  • Provides support in the Management of Change processes. 
  • Supports the proper execution of the reliability strategy.
  • Fosters a culture that does not tolerate equipment failures and seeks to understand and eliminate the causes using techniques such as Root Cause Analysis (RCA) 
  • Implements organizational structure, systems, tools and technologies that promote a proactive approach to maintenance 

About the Company: At Bunge, our purpose is to connect farmers to consumers to deliver essential food, feed and fuel to the world. With more than two centuries of experience, unmatched global scale and deeply rooted relationships, we work to put quality food on the table, increase sustainability where we operate, strengthen global food security, and help communities prosper. Our Company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, and we have more than 23,000 dedicated employees working across more than 350 facilities located in more than 40 countries.  

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.