Maintenance Technician (5156)

To learn more about this position, please visit Terrapin Beer Company's Careers page by clicking here.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for keeping brewery equipment running to its full potential with a minimum amount of downtime.

Diagnose, repair and overhaul process pumps, automatic control valves, sensors, positioners, actuators, basic electrical AC/DC troubleshooting and related systems.

Diagnose and repair of all machinery and process malfunctions, must be fluent in mechanical troubleshooting, electrical troubleshooting a plus.

Diagnose and repair of all mechanical power transmission equipment. Knowledge of Gear boxes, mechanical drives and variable speed applications.

Read and decipher mechanical drawings, schematics and piping diagrams.

Skilled in application and use of mechanical tools, hand tools, power tools and skilled in machine shop to machine within specific tolerance using various measuring equipment.

Responsibilities include operating, maintaining, troubleshooting and improving mechanical and electrical equipment & systems in a working manufacturing environment with an emphasis on employee safety as the top priority.

Must work well in a team oriented environment and have excellent communication/interpersonal skills.

Follow company policies & procedures, reflect organizational core values and strive to maintain a clean and safe working environment at all times.

Applicant should possess strong mechanical ability with problem solving/troubleshooting skills.

Perform daily inspection of all brewery support utilities and equipment.

General understanding of specific beer process terminologies as they relate to maintenance needs.

Able to work in a loud production environment and flexibility to work all shifts, additional hours and weekends as necessary.

Physical ability to lift up to 75 lbs. repeatedly, bend, twist, crouch, kneel, and stand for 8-10 hours at a time.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Knowledge & Skills Requirements:

The ideal candidate would have work experience in the brewing or beverage industry in a maintenance role. Or in a field of industrial operations, plant operations, maintenance, utilities and/or related field.

Preferred Qualifications: Completion of a technical based degree or diploma program is desired with an emphasis in Industrial Systems, Manufacturing Operations, Electrical Systems, Mechanical Engineering or a similar area of study.

Applicants must be 21 years of age or older and have a clean MVR background. Candidates must have a flexible schedule and ability to work nights and weekends.

Terrapin Beer Company, LLC is a craft beer brewery located in Athens, Georgia dedicated to creating unique experiences through the passionate brewing of the finest-quality craft beers. Employee benefits include health, dental & vision insurance, profit-sharing, 401K and a rewarding environment based upon our culture, values and mission.

Terrapin Beer Company, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination against any employee or applicant seeking employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, public assistance status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Meet Some of Terrapin Beer's Employees

Clay R.

Packaging Shift Supervisor

Clay leads a team of six to ten technicians on the packaging floor as they fill cans, bottles, and kegs, packaging everything while adhering to strict and standard safety procedures.

Katey T.

Brewery Engineer

Katey is in charge of making sure all the moving parts within the brewery continue running smoothly, supervising the Maintenance Department as they fix issues and spearheading capital expansion projects.


Back to top