Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry
Created and Managed by WBM

winejobs > job details

Maintenance Technician - The Ranch Winery

E&J Gallo Winery

Saint Helena, CA

Send this job to a friend:

Share this job:

Job Description:

$2,500 sign-on bonus!

Located at The Ranch Winery, the Maintenance Technician 2 works under general supervision, provides mechanical maintenance/repair support for coastal winery operations.

What You Will Do:
Leads machinery trouble-shooting; documents repairs made.
Replaces or repairs defective parts.
Reassembles equipment and tests for conformance to specifications.• 
Works on assigned projects; responds to emergency maintenance calls.
Disassembles malfunctioning equipment; examines and tests mechanisms on large and small pieces of machinery.
Inspects, tests and calibrates instruments.
Tests equipment and adjusts calibration to ensure equipment is functioning is within specified standards.
Interprets technical documents (prints, manuals) as required.
Maintains constructive cross-functional relationships.
Searches for and executes against continuous improvement opportunities, executes work in a quality fashion.
Promotes occupational safety standards; gives others feedback on their safety performance.
Interacts with vendor contractors to obtain quotes and ensuring work being performed is at acceptable levels and meeting regulatory compliance requirements.
Performs electrical installations; installs wiring and conduit safely in compliance with company, state, and federal regulations.
Performs plumbing and piping operations.
Operates machining tools, drill presses; performs welding operations.
Services pumps and drive system components.
Troubleshoots alarms related to key winery systems.
Provides preventative maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting services for barrel processing equipment, bottling line equipment, and filtration equipment.
Provides preventative maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting services for destemmers, presses, and crush pits.
Maintains shop machines, tools and facilities.
Demonstrates safe behavior; provides feedback to junior technicians on their safety performance.
Follows shop safety practices and shop housekeeping practices.
Operates electrical test equipment, hand tools, and power tools in a safe manner.
Provides general facility maintenance and servicing for other departments, including making and recording routine inspections.

What You Will Need:
High School diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 5 years of mechanical or automotive maintenance experience working on equipment or industrial motors and pumps reflecting increasing levels of responsibility; OR Associates degree or 2-year Technical Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Maintenance and Repair plus 3 years of mechanical or automotive maintenance experience working on equipment or industrial motors and pumps reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.
Experience working in a manufacturing, production, industrial mechanical or automotive environment.
Required to work assigned shift (day, swing, and graveyard) and weekends and overtime as needed.
Candidates for this position must have a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record. Required to obtain a California driver’s license or appropriate state driver’s license within 30 days of hire.
Required to provide own basic hand tools.

What Will Set You Apart:
High School diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 7 years of mechanical or automotive maintenance experience working on equipment or industrial motors and pumps reflecting increasing levels of responsibility; OR Associates degree or 2-year Technical Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Maintenance and Repair plus 5 years of mechanical or automotive maintenance experience working on equipment or industrial motors and pumps reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.
Industrial trade experience to include Refrigeration and HVAC.
Basic understanding of PLC's.
Skilled in forklift and aerial lift operation.
Experience working in a food and beverage manufacturing facility.
Knowledge of drinking water and waste water systems.
Experience maintaining and repairing large production equipment.

Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future. 

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, September 22nd
Type of Work:
Full Time
Job Level:
Mid-Level
Hiring Bonus:
$2500