Florida Crystals Corporation Mechanic 1 in Yonkers, New York
ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.
POSITION SCOPE PRIMARY SKILL: Mechanical maintenance and repair
Including but not limited to the following:
Ability to rebuild pumps with different seal assemblies- Mechanical seal or Packing type seals.
Ability to troubleshoot pump failures.
Ability to install and precisely align pumps, gearboxes, blowers, etc.
Ability to repair, maintain and replace conveyors (Screw conveyors –Belt conveyors.)
Perform mechanical maintenance and repair on a variety of equipment on site
Ability to use a variety of hand and power tools to make mechanical repairs
Willingness to learn new skills such as basic welding and cutting, with the help of professionals and coworkers.
Ability to work with little or no supervision.
Ability to maintain a clean workshop environment at all times.
A minimum of 3 years of experience working in maintenance or in a mechanical position in an industrial or related setting.
Rotation shift, overtime and weekends are mandatory on an as needed basis.
Must possess a basic toolkit set. (Hammers, screwdrivers, socket wrenches, etc.)
lift up to 50lbs
use hands and arms to reach, push, pull, lift, carry, and manipulate materials and tools
walk, stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, stoop, crawl, and climb constantly throughout the shift
reach, bend, twist, rotate, push and pull frequently
work in confined spaces
work in high places
work with a full face respirator
work independently as well as a team player
climb up and down ladders
Ability to work rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime
Must be able to perform tasks wearing required PPE such as but not limited to protective footwear, clothing, safety glasses/goggles, etc.
Must regard safety as a core value; Must be able to work safe and in a proficient manner
We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other category protected under federal, state, or local law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.