Project Crew Maintenance Mechanics (4) (6681 )

Real Estate & Facilities Windom, Minnesota


Position at Prime Pork, LLC

Prime Pork is searching for four (4) project crew maintenance mechanics for their packaging plant in Windom, MN. Candidates will work on plant projects working a 40 hour per week schedule.

These positions are responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Prime Pork’s policies and procedures. Positions may be required to work overtime as required. These maintenance positions are responsible for plant projects. 


  • Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and fabrication procedures
  • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
  • Lay out positions, align and fit together the fabricated parts of light structural metal
  • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
  • Produce a finished product that meets recognized standards
  • inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
  • Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety
  • Keep work area clean and orderly
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to operate various machines included but not limited to:, drill press, band saw, welder, plasma, etc.
  • Ability to work well in stressful situations.
  • Ability to climb using ladder.
  • Agility to walk and work on uneven surfaces
  • Ability to climb, kneel, stoop, bend, lift, push/pull and/or reach frequently.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.- Comprehend orders and operation procedures
  • Maintains and services hydraulic equipment and metal fabrication machinery
  • Operate forklifts, pallet jacks, and hydraulic lifting equipment

Minimum Requirements:

  • HS diploma or GED required.
  • Proven experience as welder
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.)
  • Experience in using manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawing
  • Ability to work 4-10 hour days Friday – Monday  
  • Ability to lift and move objects up to 80 pounds occasionally
  • Ability to occasionally push and/or pull heavy objects 
  • Ability to frequently bend at the waist and/or knees
  • Must be able to climb including ladders, and lift.
  • Must be able to work in areas of extreme heat, and cold conditions
  • Must be able to read and write where required.
  • Position requires a drug test and background check.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and perform a variety of duties.
At Prime Pork we offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.

About Our Company
The Prime Pork, LLC plant is located in Windom, MN. Prime Pork is a specialty pork plant focusing on taste and quality with a premium product. Doing things differently, Prime Pork is bringing to market a state-of-the-art pork processing facility focusing on genetics, animal health care and quality feed as a response to the public’s changing preferences in farm-to-table, local food. Prime Pork is part of the broader Taylor family of companies. If interested, please contact Linda Sandberg at 507-303-7515 or