Meati Foods

Thornton, Co, United States

Posted on: 2022-05-12

Category: food

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Electrical Maintenance and Controls Technician - Friday through Sunday, 1st shift

About the company:

Meati Foods is focused on using proprietary, clean technologies to provide nutritious, fungi-based protein that everyone can enjoy and feel good about eating every day. The company strongly believes that finding the right protein should be easy and consumers should never have to choose between health, taste or the environment.

Company Description:

Based in Boulder, Colorado, Meati Foods is on a mission to help feed everyone -- forever. We believe everyone should have the choice to eat nutritious, unprocessed protein grown from nature. That's why we harness a single, infinite ingredient called mycelium – the muscular root structure of mushrooms – to put delicious Good Energy on your plate without compromising on health for you and your family, or for the planet. Get to know Meati at www.meati.com or on Instagram.

Company Culture:

Our team is passionate about making the world a better place through good health and wellness, positive climate impact, and equitable access to nutrition around the world. This passion translates into the culture of our office, making Meati Foods a lively, enjoyable, innovative, and inclusive place to work. This is an exciting time to be a part of Meati Foods and the growing plant-based meat category.

The Role:

Join our mission to provide nutritious, affordable food for all. Be a part of a team that takes pride in making climate friendly, nutrient-dense alt-proteins from Mycelium- the muscular root structure of mushrooms. You’ll perform day to day maintenance, repair, and equipment troubleshooting electrical and controls equipment. Including the following major tasks and responsibilities:

Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose, inspect, and repair complex interrelated process machinery in a sanitary food manufacturing environment.
  • Repair, diagnose, and troubleshoot electrical systems from service entry to controls data acquisition.
  • Effectively troubleshoot, 4-20ma control circuits, 24vdc circuits, to 480v three phase and everything in between.
  • Troubleshoot digital and analog signal systems including Allen Bradley PLCs, HART controls, Temperature, Pressure, and other sensors that integrate with our control systems.
  • Provides preventative maintenance and repair of equipment and facilities with mechanical, pneumatic, steam, with a focus on electrical and communications systems.
  • Responds to equipment breakdowns and emergency repairs to maintain production equipment in a full safe working capacity.
  • Consistently follow food safety and good manufacturing practices
  • Maintains compliance with SQF standards and use of appropriate PPE and meet all EH&S requirements.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • High School degree or equivalent.
  • Maintenance and Food Manufacturing Industry experience preferred.
  • Highly motivated, hardworking individual who enjoy working on a team, possess a strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and an obsessive commitment to people safety, service, quality, and consistency.
  • Must have a strong electrical and mechanical intuition and be proficient with hand tools and repair techniques.
  • Ability to work at height with proper fall protection equipment
  • Ability to prioritize and manage workload efficiently with and without assistance and oversight.
  • Ability to work in a range of environments.
  • Must have basic math and computer skills including email communication, and ability to use computer based maintenance work order scheduling systems and reporting.
  • Must be able to stand for periods of time, bend, stoop, reach, push, pull, squat, turn body and walk.
  • Sufficient mobility and dexterity to safely and properly use hand and power tools.

Compensation: 

$35/hour base compensation + $4/hour schedule & shift differential = $39/hour total compensation

Schedule: 

Friday through Sunday, 1st shift, 3-12 hour days

Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Vaccine verification will be required prior to the start of employment at Meati.  

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • AD&D, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k Contributions & Company Match

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Meati is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.