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Industrial Mechanic

Company: Silgan Containers Corporation
Location: Menomonie
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

$2500.00 Sign On Bonus

$25.49 - $27.50/Hr

Position Summary

An Industrial Mechanic to maintain a state-of-the-art, food can-manufacturing line. A strong work ethic and related experience in a manufacturing environment are required. A successful candidate will demonstrate the following abilities:

  • Able to work in a fast paced environment in a mature safe and professional manner
  • Able to work and communicate effectively with all personnel
  • Possess the mechanical knowledge and ability to efficiently service, operate, maintain and overhaul all production and auxiliary equipment as assigned using the appropriate tools
  • Ability to maintain excellent attendance.

Essential Job Function

  • Sound industrial mechanical experience.
  • Adhere to all safety regulations and report any hazards that may compromise a safe workplace.
  • Machinist background a significant plus.
  • Work closely with supervision and fellow employees on improvement teams to uncover and implement safety, quality, productivity and cost control advancements. Successful candidate will be required to perform numerous procedures including but not limited to; inspection, computer data entry, react accordingly to any out-of-standard specifications, lift truck operations, etc.

  • REQUIRED SKILLS: A proven industrial mechanical background.

PREFERRED SKILLS: Mechanical / Machinist Experience.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to push, pull, bend, stoop, climb, walk, & lift up to 50 pounds on a continuous basis. Good vision capabilities and good communication skills.

Job Requirements

Mechanics set-up, operate, and perform preventative maintenance and repairs of high speed production equipment. If you are a team player with the following skills and background, we can train you:

  • A minimum of a high school diploma, a vocational /technical degree, or at least 2 years verifiable mechanic/industrial experience.
  • Excellent mechanical and troubleshooting skills to learn, operate, and repair high speed production equipment.
  • The ability to comprehend blueprints and use measuring instruments (caliper, micrometer, depth micrometer, etc.) with high attention to details, conducting quality checks and reacting appropriately to the data gathered.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage time with shifting priorities, but always maintaining the focus on safety and workplace hazards.
  • Flexible to work weekends, and overtime.
  • The physical capabilities of walking, standing, lifting, flexing, bending, and climbing while you are working in an environment that contains heat, cold, dust, noise, chemicals, and high speed manufacturing equipment.


The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.

Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.

Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.

Silgan is a drug-free workplace.


Keywords: Silgan Containers Corporation, Minneapolis , Industrial Mechanic, Other , Menomonie, Minnesota

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