Maintenance Council Bluffs, Iowa


Position at Plumrose

Wages starting at $22.50 and increases as you go up level.

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

*Weekly Perfect Attendance Bonus*

This position include but is 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,
  • Multi-meters,
  • Hydraulics,
  • Pneumatic 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. Completes assigned responsibilities and oversees the mechanical work of equipment.
  8. Responsible for correcting or facilitating correctable measures when downtime results from mechanical or technical defects.
  9. Processes maintenance downtime report for corporate and plant management. Assigns work orders or special projects to maintenance employees.
  10. Maintains department budget within specified guidelines.
  11. Conducts pre-operational inspection and handles maintenance concerns of Production Supervisors to make sure operation begins as scheduled.
  12. Work 40+ hours per week in all areas of the plant.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Ability to read, write, and speak in English.
  • Ability to perform general mathematical calculations.
  • Mechanical inclination and knowledge of job specifications.
  • Goal oriented and possess root cause analysis skills.
  • Previous hourly maintenance and supervisor experience preferred.
  • Considerable knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and practices used in the building, mechanical and electrical trades.
  • Technical schooling with mechanical or electrical emphasis helpful.
  • Industrial construction experience beneficial.

Work Environment / Physical Demands

Subjected to hot/cold and wet environments
Ability to climb stairs, ladders, etc.