Job Description

Position: Mechatronics Technician Category: Unspecified
City: Weston State : FL
Branch Name: Plantation Dress Code:
Branch Phone: (954) 424-3173 Job ID: 235586
Pay Information: Order Type: TE
City: Weston State : FL

Job Title: Mechatronics Technician

SUMMARY: This role is responsible for the applicable installation, maintenance and improvement of electrical systems, mechanical, pneumatic, control and process systems, as well as computer and automation systems. Maintain and improve facility to provide a safe and efficient work environment. Maintain a high level of customer service as we grow in scope and size.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None; however, the Mechatronics Technician is responsible for training, advising, and coaching other technicians in production and maintenance.


Models corporate values in every activity of every day

Effectively work within a High-Performance Work Team

Adheres to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), SQF, Company policies and procedures; supports internal audits and reviews results with the work teams

Role model accountability for personal development by requesting & acting on feedback from others

Leads with safety and quality by protecting self and teammates along with the integrity of the brands

Works to resolve any conflicts within the team and amongst team members

Participates in employee involvement committees and teams including safety, continuous improvement and lean manufacturing teams

Performs multiple functions on the team including meeting and huddle facilitation, Lean system audits and other audit functions

Participates in the Continuous learning environment always training and passing on knowledge.

Perform a variety of electrical functions at the facility such as installation, maintenance, and repair of equipment/systems supporting the distribution or utilization of electric energy.

Design, build, install or repair a variety of equipment to include transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, power panels, motors, heating units, conduit/raceway conveyances, other transmission equipment, and mechanical, pneumatic, control, process, and automation systems.

Locate and diagnose troubleshoot all systems and equipment

Work from schematics, blueprints, drawings, layouts, or other specifications

Perform studies and develop reports with Microsoft Office Software

Will work on building systems and building line equipment infrastructure to include but not limited to UPS systems, fire/alarm detection systems, HVAC, mechanical systems, emergency generators, security access control systems, lighting systems, boilers, waste water processes, air compressors systems, chiller systems, cooling tower systems, CO2 systems, NO2 systems, water filtration systems, soft water systems,

Install EMT and rigid conduit, install new and upgrade services, run power supply wiring for machinery and equipment

Pulling wire, fiber, and cable for phone and data

Plan jobs, make estimates, order materials, obtain permits for build outs and remodels as needed

Operate lift trucks, aerial lifts, hydraulic punches, benders, wire pullers, electric drills, measuring, test equipment, and hand and shop tools

Work safely in close proximity to electrical wiring equipment such as tracing 120-volt control wiring, taking voltage/amperage meter readings inside 208, 240- and 480-volt panel boards

Assist all team members as needed

Provide assistance with special projects as needed

Work with contractors to repair, install, remove, and/or upgrade equipment, to include but not limited to UPS systems, fire/alarm detection systems, HVAC, mechanical systems, emergency generators, security access control systems, lighting systems, boilers, waste water processes, air compressors systems, chiller systems, cooling tower systems, CO2 systems, NO2 systems, water filtration systems, soft water systems,

Train others for safely handling all maintenance work and enable them to be aware and identify all hazards

Knowledge of the function and wiring of PLC’s

Knowledge of the functions of motor frequency drives

Responsibility to report food safety, quality and regulatory compliance to plant or division personnel with authority to initiate action.


Performs other duties as requested.

Punctuality, attendance and overall dependability

Demonstrates commitment to and follows all company policies, ergonomic standards and safety requirements from OSHA and the location as well as Federal and State regulations which includes the ability to ensure compliance with safety rules and regulations regarding lockout/tag out, hot work, fall protection etc.

Demonstrates commitment to and follows all local, state and federal regulations/laws and company policies regarding employment and workplace behavior.

Participates in and supports Risk Management Plan as appropriate to role.


Mechatronics degree and 5+ years of experience in industrial maintenance or combination of education and experience.

Understanding of industrial facility permitting

Adhere to Federal, State and local safety policies and procedures

Mechanical, electrical, controls and maintenance skills

Ability to read, understands, and follow complex instructions, prints, and schematics.

Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Ability to positively cooperate and communicate with coworkers, contractors, and management.

Ability to obtain operator certification on designated equipment.

Able to work on ladders and lifts (as applicable and recommended) up to heights of 60 feet.

Ability to wear OSHA-approved personal protective equipment (PPE).

Ability to bend, lift and stretch on a regular basis.

Ability to consistently interact with others in a cooperative, respectful, and professional way.

Positive attitude with ability to work a fast-paced environment and overcome challenges.

Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to work within a team to reach a common goal.

Ability to work independently and be self-motivated.

Ability to manage time, prioritizes, and organizes work effectively and efficiently.

Ability to work a flexible schedule and travel as needed.

Ability to work with power tools, hand tools, and machinery safely.

Ability to be punctual and proactively plan time off.

Ability to teach and train production technicians


Ability to lift 75 pounds frequently with mechanical assistance.

Ability to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis and 100 pounds occasionally.

Ability to frequently kneel, squat, bend, and stoop.

Ability to repetitively lift, twist, stretch, and reach overhead.

Ability to stand during entire shift.

Ability to push/pull up to 1,500 pounds using supplied equipment (e.g., pallet jack).

Ability to work around creosote and chaff dust.

Ability to work in confined spaces for prolonged periods in compliance with OSHA regulations.

Ability to work with cleaning solutions and degreasers.

Ability to meet all requirements to wear respiratory protection.

Ability to walk up and down stairs.

Ability to work in a variety of temperature and humidity conditions.

Significant keyboarding/computer work required


Candidate will be required to take a Ramsay Assessment that will test on mechanical and electrical skills. The test will be 153 questions and take around 2 - 3 hours to complete.

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