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Posted on: August 26, 2021 • Category: Job Opportunity Available

Maintenance Manager

Redwood Farms Meat Processors

Apply By: October 31, 2021
No. of Jobs: 1
Job Type: Full-Time
Pay Type: Salary
Education: N/A

Shayla Stage
Phone 1: 507-644-6914
Fax: 507-644-7485
Redwood Farms Meat Processors
2421 9th Ave S
Esthervillle, Emmett, Iowa 51334
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Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Food Science, or related field, preferred 5-7 years’ experience with mechanical and electrical maintenance; boilers; and freezers, preferred 5-7 years’ experience in maintenance supervision, required Knowledge of USDA and FDA regulations in the food processing industry General knowledge and experience with plant accounting, purchasing, MRO inventory, and capital practices Experience with computerized maintenance programs with strong PC skills - MS Office applications. Bi-lingual skills (English and Spanish), desired Travel up to 10%, annually

Adhere to all health and safety policies/procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) Manage and develop plant maintenance personnel Plan and manage plant outages and projects Develop and foster a partnership with plant equipment suppliers Ensure plant drawings, OEM documentation, and equipment files are organized and maintained Set high standards for plant housekeeping and ensure standards are understood, being achieved, and continuously improved Develop and continuously improve predictive and preventive maintenance practices Work with operations and maintenance personnel to reduce equipment and process downtime, and improve reliability Establish maintenance repair and replacement standards to meet OEM specifications Continually improve standards, based on precision maintenance concepts, through providing necessary maintenance tools, processes, and training Work with suppliers and management to recommend equipment and processes to improve existing operations and meet new business opportunities Situations may arise that require employees to temporarily or permanently assume responsibility for tasks not specifically outlined in this job description. Employees may be requested to work additional hours and/or accommodate a heavier than normal work load.

Other Information:
Farmers Union Industries, LLC, also known as FUI, is a leading agricultural based manufacturing company based in Redwood Falls, MN. FUI is a premier provider of specialized products, providing superior value and services to our members and customers. Our current operations include Central Bi-Products, Northland Choice, Midwest Grease, Artex Manufacturing, Redwood Farms Meat Processors, and Performance Pet Products.  Redwood Farms Meat Processors, located in Estherville, IA, was built out of a passion for the Great American Farm and its traditions. You’ll see that in our people, our products, and in the partnership with our parent company, Farmers Union Industries. Redwood Farms is changing the way pork is processed. Learn more about what we do at We are currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Manager at our state-of-the-art pork processing facility! We offer a competitive starting salary along with a complete benefits package including health, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays, paid birthday holiday, an impressive 401K match, and much more!  Submit an application today to get started and don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn!  ---Areas of Accountability--- All areas of accountability to be delivered in a manner that aligns with the values and business strategy of Farmers Union Industries. Plant Equipment and Process Reliability                                         Team Leadership Project Management                                                                        Team Development