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Warehouse Maintenance Mechanic


UNFI Fort Wayne DC Maintenance Mechanic Job Requirements:

  • Education/ Certifications/or Equivalent combination of education training and experience:
  • High School Diploma/GED and/or equivalent related experience
  • 2-4 years of technical maintenance or related experience/training; or equivalent combination of education, experience and training
  • Certified Material Handling Mechanic helpful
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Experience:
  • 2-4 years of on-the-job experience with electronics, hydraulics, and mechanical equipment
  • 2-4 years of experience with industrial batteries and chargers
  • 2-4 years of experience performing various building repairs as needed, examples are but not limit too, Doors and door hardware, floor drains, plumbing and drain clearing, painting, etc.
  • Experience troubleshooting complex equipment, Electric Fork Trucks, Pallet Jacks and Building Systems.
  • Machining and fabrication experience a plus, should be familiar with welding and welding equipment
  • Comfortable working with electricity and understand limitations
  • Experience working with HVAC systems, filter changes and basic troubleshooting (RTU’s, Air Handlers, Floor heating units)
  • Demonstrated experience working on Loading Dock equipment, Garage doors, Dock Levelers, and Dock Locks. Must be able to make complex repairs to equipment.
  • Tool Crib inventory management desired
  • Commercial roofing experience a plus
  • Industrial Refrigeration experience, a plus
  • Natural Gas Generator experience, a plus
  • Larger Commercial Fire Suppression System experience, a plus
  • Requirements:
  • Be on call 24/7 for emergency work
  • Proven CMMS experience, must be comfortable using a computer / tablet and email
  • Capable of performing Preventative Maintenance Tasks, Troubleshooting, Documentation, and recommending further action while keeping focus on production demands.
  • Must be comfortable working at height on scissor lift or in basket
  • Work with Vendors and 3rd parties as needed
  • Maintain a neat, clean and safe work area
  • Be willing to work (4) 10 hour shifts Sunday through Friday and overtime when and if required
  • Willing to work in extreme environments, temperatures -20 degrees F (freezer) and ambient outside temperatures.
  • Provide own mechanics tools, List to be provided. Company will provide annual tool allowance
  • Comfortable working in a union environment and within the contract rules
  • Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, and Good Distribution Practices (GDP) as appropriate for location
  • Other work duties as assigned
  • Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:
  • Must work at all times with Safety in mind and wear appropriate PPE
  • Knowledge of LOTO, Fall Protection,
  • Must work with a team and independently as needed
  • Oral and written communication skills to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, building drawings.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and handle a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Clearly communicate concerns with other associates and build relationships with employees, supervisors/managers, customers, as well as outside contractors
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude

Maintenance Mechanic Basic Tools Required

• Rollaway Toolbox

• 1/4″ driver socket sets Metric and Standard

• 3/8″ drive socket sets Metric and Standard

• 1/2″ drive socket sets Metric and Standard

• Combination wrench set Metric and Standard

• Allen wrenches Metric and Standard

• 1/2″ drive impact tool

• Punches – complete set

• Chisels – complete set

• Hammers assortment

• Screwdrivers -complete set

• Pliers assortment

• Flashlight

• Vice grips

• Hacksaw

• Pipe wrenches – assorted sizes

• Wire Strippers

• Tape measure

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. – M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Additional Information

  • Company Name: UNFI Wholesale Inc.
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Work Indicator: Onsite


  • Pay Rate: $26.02