Maintenance Mechanics

SUMMARY: TR Toppers is a privately held food processing and distribution company founded in 1993 by the Rode brothers. We process, package, and distribute branded and non-branded candies, baked goods, and other toppings and inclusions. We are passionate about delivering superior customer service and high quality toppings at an affordable price. We are looking for a Vertical Form Fill Seal Machine Operator with a range of experience as outlined below. This role is responsible for the set-up and operation of Viking MS400 VFFS baggers in our production area.


• Support the Production Department in order to manufacture safe, quality products.
• Respond to repair requests of production equipment and building equipment.
• Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems and make approriate repairs to return machinery to a satisfactory running condition.
• Perform preventive maintenance tasks on all machinery.
• Comply with plants safety rules, GMP's and OSHA standards.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

• High School Diploma or GED
• Five years of experience performing maintenance in food production facility or like industry preferred.
• Strong ability in all areas of electrical maintenance, including 3 phase motors and variable frequency drives and controls. Trouble shooting is required.
• Extensive knowledge of Vertical Form Fill bagging equipment, weighing equipment, dicing equipment and conveying.
• Must be a self-starter, able to work independently with little direct supervision.
• Must be able to work in a team setting.
• Able to work weekends, overtime, and varying shifts and start times based on business needs.
• Must be able to communicate effectively with maintenance supervisor, product supervisors and employees and qualitu control supervisor and staff.

TR Toppers offers a very competitive compensation package with the rate of pay dependent on experience. Compensation includes year-end bonus and company funded pension plan. Benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and a great work environment. Relocation assistance may be available.

TR Toppers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

We are committed to taking affirmative action to ensure the equal treatment of all qualified employees and applicants with respect to the terms, conditions and privileges of employment.