New England Linen is a major supplier of linen and uniform rental services to better restaurants and dining facilities. Over the last few years, the company has grown organically and through acquisition and has further growth opportunities in all of its current markets.New England Linen Supply is looking for an experienced Head Maintenance Mechanic assigns repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as ironers, washers, conveyors, tying machines, wrapping machines, pumps and motors. Building maintenance i.e. repairs to floors, windows, roof and sidings. Responsible for leading the safety program within the plant, ensuring compliance in environmental and safety matters and for equipment and facility maintenance/repair. Also manages utility consumption, operation of boilers, purchasing of parts and services, plant layout and equipment installation and maintenance to support efficient operations and optimize customer service. Holds primary responsibility for the cleanliness and overall appearance of the plant
- Plant facility and support systems operation and maintenance
- Production/manufacturing equipment maintenance and repair
- Work with large machinery
- Knowledge of boiler operations
- Quality orientation and high attention to detail
- Ability to perform problem analysis and problem resolution
- Extensive knowledge of OSHA programs, practices and Safety trainings
- Experience with hazardous chemicals
- Other duties may be assigned.
Knowledge & Skills:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Spanish helpful, English necessary.
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
While performing the duties of this position, the use of a computer is required for communications and writing report/correspondence. Position requires working the necessary amount of hours needed to complete all tasks or assignments on a timely basis. While performing the duties of this position, associates will be required to stand, sit and/or walk up and down stairs/steps repeatedly throughout most of the workday.
Lifting ____up to 100 pounds
Walk, Stand for full shift
Physical flexibility needs to be at a high degree, much bending, squatting and working in tight quarters.
The work environment characteristics an Associate is subject to are representative of those an Associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This description does not state or imply that the duties listed above are the only duties to be performed by the Associate. Associates are required to follow job-related instructions and perform other job-related activities requested by their supervisor.
All requirements are subject to possible modifications in order to provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical or mental disabilities as defined in the Americans with Disabilities Act. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other Associates.