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Maintenance Technician, Lead (Ft. Worth) 2nd Shift 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Category Maintenance  
Location Saginaw, TX Plant  
Req Number MAI-18-00025  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Shift -not applicable-  
About the Organization Ventura Foods is a leading national manufacturer and marketer of branded and custom made shortenings, oils, dressings, sauces, margarines, culinary bases and pan coatings for the foodservice and retail industries. From East to West, Ventura keeps pace with the dynamic food marketplace by delivering high quality products at competitive prices. In fact, our company's growth is fueled by long-lasting profitable partnerships that benefit all parties. We do this by meeting the challenges of an ever-changing world by applying the strengths of our commercial resources, the talents of our employees and the opportunities created by new technologies. Throughout our rich history, one thing hasn't changed: the dedication to our customers and the consumers we are proud to serve.


Coordinate and direct maintenance personnel and activities. Works in conjunction with Maintenance Supervisor and Maintenance Manager in the direction of maintenance personnel. Carry out directions from the Maintenance Supervisor. Communicate and coordinate maintenance activities with the Maintenance Manager. Assist in determining work priorities, planning, scheduling, assigning and reviewing work. Provides guidance and instructions to other mechanics in their daily activities and has lead responsibility for special projects. Trouble shoot production line equipment issues with other Mechanics when called. Diagnose problems. Determine corrective action. Prepare daily, weekly and monthly reports documenting the activities and work performed by the maintenance department. Including all equipment repairs from breakdowns, work orders or PMs. Assist in maintaining the Maintenance Office and departmental records. Work on Project List assigned by Maintenance Supervisor. Supervise and direct service contractors in the plant. Provides break or vacation relief for other mechanics in their absence. Performs all work in accordance with established GMP and safety procedures. Responsible for overseeing Down Day activities and Plant lockdown for the weekend. Responsible for having a valid contact number and responding to emergency call outs.

Position Requirements

High School Diplomas or GED.  Able to follow blueprints and other technical instructions.  Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only a limited standardization exist. Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram and  schedule form. Able to interpret technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form.  Working knowledge of electronic and electrical concepts and operating safety.  Demonstrated ability to use hand and power tools commonly used in electrical, electronic, and mechanical trades.  Must be able to identify and report or correct any food safety and food security concerns.  Functions as an ASST MAINTENANCE SUPV. by directing the wrok of others. Makes decisions regarding assignments of Maintenance Technicians when the supervisor is not present. 

Travel                                                                                       1%

Driving                                                                                      2%

Prolonged Sitting                                                                   12%

Prolonged Standing/Walking                                               40%

Climbing, Crawling, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting (50lbs)     35%

Finger-Hand manipulation (e.g. 10-key, typing)               5%

Prolonged VDT use (Video Display Terminal)                 5%


Temperature                                                                           5%

Noise                                                                                      10%

Dust                                                                                        1%

Fumes                                                                                    1%

Other Safety Hazards:  High electrical shock risk           5%


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