Hourly Maintenance Council Bluffs, Iowa


Position at Plumrose

These positions include but are not limited to the following duties:

You will be troubleshooting machinery such as Formax, Alkar, Multivac, Flexvac, and Slicer equipment. We will train if you have a background in:

  • Boiler,
  • Refrigeration,
  • Electrical,
  • Schematic Reading,
  • Multimeters,
  • Hydraulics,
  • Pneumatics troubleshooting


  1. Monitor all production areas to ensure proper functioning of equipment and machinery.
  2. Complete assigned work orders.
  3. Adhere to Safety Procedures including, but limited to Lock Out Tag Out, Power Industrial Truck, Scissor Lift, Harness/Fall Protection, etc
  4. .Adjust, repair and replace electrical and electronic equipment.
  5. Promote and encourage safety in all aspects of maintenance.
  6. Complete required paperwork
  7. Ability to communicate verbally and written in English
  8. Goal oriented and possess root cause analysis skills.
  9. Completes assigned responsibilities and oversees the mechanical work of equipment.
  10. Responsible for correcting or facilitating correctable measures when downtime results from mechanical or technical defects.
  11. Processes maintenance downtime report for corporate and plant management. Assigns work orders or special projects to maintenance employees.
  12. Maintains department budget within specified guidelines.
  13. Conducts pre-operational inspection and handles maintenance concerns of Production Supervisors to make sure operation begins as scheduled.
  14. Ability to perform general mathematical calculations.
  15. Mechanical inclination and knowledge of job specifications.
  16. Industrial construction experience beneficial.
  17. Previous hourly maintenance and supervisor experience preferred.
  18. Work 40+ hours per week in all areas of the plant.
  19. Considerable knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and practices used in the building, mechanical and electrical trades.
  20. Technical schooling with mechanical or electrical emphasis helpful.
  21. High School diploma or equivalent required. 

Work Environment / Physical Demands
Subjected to Hot/cold and wet environments
Ability to climb stairs, ladders, etc.

JBS / Plumrose offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

Wages ranging from $22.50 - $26.50/hr