We believe the choices we make affect the people around us. Positive choices have the power to inspire goodness in others and we like to lead by example. We value and respect the relationships we have with our employees and customers and like to leave the communities we work with better than we found them. You can learn more about us at www.madegoodfoods.com.

Fresh, innovative, positive, forward thinking. Riverside Natural Foods is a young company manufacturing award winning, organic, allergen free snack foods. Ours is an open, friendly, very busy and fast paced work environment where everyone pitches in to help. We continue to grow and today are looking for a committed, talented, star to join our team as a Maintenance Technician.

Position Summary/Objective:
As a Maintenance Technician, you enhance the company’s performance by improving the overall effectiveness of manufacturing equipment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate and uphold Riverside’s Core Values
  • Understand and lead compliance with both Health and Safety and Food Safety practices
  • Inspect, maintain adjust and repair food processing equipment and machinery to ensure they’re always in proper working order.
  • Maintenance activities are to meet the required standards of precise highly automated equipment and Maintenance Team members are required to be responsive to production needs and equipment failures.
  • Independently conduct the following assigned activities:
  • Test and observe equipment and machinery using tools such as voltmeters and other testing devices to diagnose malfunctions and make repairs as needed.
  • Ability to work independently without supervision and meet tight deadlines
  • Prepare mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Record all maintenance and repair services performed, keep track of all materials and parts used during the repair process.
  • Ability to mentor, train, and oversee activities completed by Junior Technicians
  • Suggest and implement continuous improvement projects to improve equipment performance
  • Other related duties as assigned
    • Equipment set up and changeover
    • Preventative and reactive maintenance
    • Facilities renovation and maintenance

Reporting Relationships

  • This position reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor

Key Performance Indicators

  • Preventative Maintenance Schedule Attainment
  • Line OEE
  • # Training Courses Completed

Education & Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in maintenance and/or technical field
  • Completed courses in electrical/controls theory
  • Completed all courses in Level 1 of the Riverside Technician Training Program
  • Flexibility to work afternoons and weekends

Skills and Abilities

  • Desire to learn and take initiative
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Adapt quickly and effectively to change

How to Apply

If you believe that a fast paced, creative, friendly and entrepreneurial environment at a company with a commitment to excellence is the place for you and if you have the attitude and experience we need, then please click the apply button or send your resume to careers(AT)riversidenaturals.com with the subject line Maintenance Technician.

Riverside Natural Foods is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you have a disability and require accommodation in the interview process, please let us know when you apply.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to volume, please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted