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Day Shift Maintenance Technician


St. Joseph, MO, US, 64504

REQ ID:  36403

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.9 billion in sales in 2020 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 115 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

Industrial Maintenance positions.  Performs installations, preventive maintenance, and repairs on buildings, mechanical equipment and utility systems using one or more trade skills (e.g., electrical, mechanical, plumbing, carpentry) - Prepares and maintains records of completed maintenance repair work - Maintains current knowledge of all applicable procedures and safety measures.  Work in a clean air, climate controlled work environment. Qualified applicants must be able to work a 12 hour night shift. The shift is a two week schedule (2-2-3) for a 42 hour work week.  

Perform trouble shooting, calibration and repair of production equipment as needed to keep lines operational at all times.
•    Performs scheduled preventative maintenance to identify and replace failed components such as bearings, belts, motors, etc.
•    Can read and interpret equipment manuals, drawings, schematics, blueprints, and work orders to perform required maintenance.
•    Dismantles/disassembles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts, using specifications and/or blueprints, precision measuring instruments, and hand tools.
•    Calibrations and adjustments on various types of devices and production control systems.
•    Understands facilities, systems, and component functions and relationships, and is competent in their troubleshooting and repair
•    Rebuild equipment components.
•    Perform standard maintenance tasks to maintain facilities and grounds.
•    Assist other maintenance and production team members as required in support of plant goals.
•    Critical Thinking - capable of using logic and reasoning to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
•    Equipment selection - able to determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to perform the work


Minimum three years of experience in an industrial maintenance capacity in a production setting.
•    Experience with electrical systems, packaging, PLC, pneumatics, preventive maintenance, compressors, welding, plumbing, conveyers, hydraulics, and pumps.
•    Having previously installed, knowledge of, troubleshot, and repaired electrical systems including 480v and below, and control voltage/systems.
•    Basic hydraulics/pneumatics experience.
•    Experience with plastic production equipment a plus
•    Able to interface and cooperate well with production line workers and supervisors, with a strong customer service mindset

Requisition id: 36403 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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