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Full-time, Part-time
Oakland, MS 38948
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Job Description


The Maintenance Mechanic II is responsible for performing maintenance procedures on plant equipment. Individual will have good working knowledge of operation/maintenance of shop equipment. Will apply mechanical ability in all aspects of job while performing daily routine activities.


  • Perform proper preventive maintenance using approved, safe techniques
  • Responsible for ensuring equipment is ready for production start-up
  • Responsible for repairs on worn out or damaged equipment
  • Perform needed equipment modification and fabrication
  • Assist production, sanitation, and other support groups when needed
  • Demonstrate good working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Good Sanitation Practices (GSP)
  • Follow all safety rules and practices
  • Perform work techniques, speeds, and efficiencies at company standards
  • Works with and understands the MP2 system program
  • Develop and implement maintenance procedures for equipment
  • Develop and implement innovations to improve efficiency, safety, up-time and reduce maintenance costs
  • Will lubricate equipment with thorough understanding of requirements for a variety of devices and applications
  • Perform all other work as required


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Six months or more manufacturing experience preferred
  • Must be able to read and comprehends basic blue-prints and mechanical drawings
  • Must be able to read and understands test meters
  • Must possess basic understanding of maintenance and installation of facility plumbing system, boilers, air compressors and hydraulic system
  • Basic knowledge of basic math skills is required
  • Ability to read, writes and communicate effectively
  • Basic understanding of HACCP and food safety concepts

Company Description

It is our employees who create the future of the Ajinomoto Group.
With bases in 35 countries and regions, the Ajinomoto Group operates a wide range of businesses—from foods and amino acids to pharmaceuticals—which are deeply rooted in cultures around the world. Our global expertise in product development and manufacturing, sales and marketing, and branding enables us to provide products and services suited to local tastes that contribute to better nutrition. Looking ahead, we will continue to seek solutions to social issues related to food and health; our goal is to expand our businesses and coexist with people everywhere while offering new value to communities worldwide.

From our global perspective, we believe our employees play the most important role in our ability to contribute to food, health, and a better life tomorrow. It is our employees who create the future of the Ajinomoto Group. We believe the personal growth of our employees is tied to our growth as a company and to our social contributions. Every company in the Ajinomoto Group will strive to provide a workplace environment that empowers employees to realize their full potential, so that they and the company can grow together.
Posting ID: 659600747 Posted: 2021-12-03 Job Title: Maintenance Mechanic