Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in New Glarus, WI at Jack Link's

Date Posted: 10/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks began with treasured family recipes passed from generation to generation, transforming a small North Woods business into one of the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturers in the world. Over the years, as consumer demand for convenient, high-quality snack foods increased, so has the company’s product offerings. Today Jack Link’s is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. The Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.

JOB SUMMARY: The mechanics job is to keep the plant and equipment running in a safe and efficient manner. Maintains and repairs building and equipment. Carries out responsibilities in accordance with company policies and procedures.



  • Manage start-up to make sure equipment is in proper operating condition.
  • Demand Maintenance as assigned: Skill in diagnosing equipment defects and making necessary repairs.
  • Preventative Maintenance as assigned.
  • Filling breakdown reports.
  • Assist with inventory control.
  • Maintain the shop, boiler room, and the interior/exterior of the plant.
  • Knowledge of the materials, tools, methods, and techniques used in the mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic trades.
  • Basic understanding of motors, and controllers, hydraulics and pneumatics, plumbing.
  • Tasks will vary as situations and demands change; the lead/foreman/supervisor will assign tasks as necessary.

Job Requirements


  • Industrial mechanical experience.
  • Electrical and electrical troubleshooting of 120/240/480 3ph systems.
  • Troubleshooting PLC and frequency drives.
  • Welding (both MIG and TIG).
  • Great work record and attendance at Jack Link’s.



1st Week: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

2nd Week: Wednesday and Thursday

HOURS: 5:30 PM – 6:00 AM


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