Hourly Maintenance Cold Spring, Minnesota


Position at Pilgrim's

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  1. Assist with the necessary repairs of equipment, property and the building.
  2. Maintains accurate communication to other mechanics and departments.
  3. Supports station mechanic and operator basic functions of machinery and equipment.
  4. Effectively uses electrical testing equipment.
  5. Responsible to identify opportunities for improvement and to communicate those to supervisor or lead person.
  6. Initiates and conducts routine preventative maintenance (PM’s) on equipment by self or with minimal supervision.
  7. Maintain shop 5s policies and cleanliness.


EXPECTATATIONS – all Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.
  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.
  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma, and participates in or supports the E$P program
  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks.  Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization



  • Demonstrated ability to perform basic math skills including: addition, subtraction, division, multiplication and percentage calculations
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak English
  • Ability to pass a Prove It test
  • Two years’ experience in maintenance field preferred
  • Have the ability to work with minimal direct supervision
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and abilities in order to analyze, evaluate, and solve mechanical problems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in the operation of maintenance power tools
  • Knowledge of electric and mechanical procedures
  • Flexibility to work weekends as needed
  • To perform this job successfully, applicant must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.