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Maintenance Mechanic - 1st Shift!

Rustic Crust

Rustic Crust

Pittsfield, NH, USA
Posted on Tuesday, August 1, 2023

Due to our growth, we have an immediate need for 2 Full-time Maintenance Mechanics to our 1st Shift Team!. Hours are Monday-Friday 4 AM- 12:30 PM. Pay ranges from $30-$40 per hour, depending on experience.

We are Ever Better Eating, Inc., a Pittsfield, NH production facility and famous for our organic hand formed pizza and crusts, also known as Rustic Crust - American Flatbread.

Job Summary:
This position is a hands-on role responsible for handling a variety of day to day situations that arise, and keeping our production lines running smoothly and efficiently. Responsible to make repairs to minimize down time.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities/Duties:
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain production, packaging equipment , conveyers and machines
  • Address and solve mechanical/electrical issues on the line(s) as they occur
  • Fabricate parts which may require cutting, grinding, welding, machining
  • Building maintenance may include, light plumbing, electrical, carpentry issues, floor/wall patchwork, lighting
  • May install, repair, maintain electrical motors, switches
  • Dismantle devices to gain access to and remove defective parts and make repair
  • Adjust functional part of devices and digital line controls
  • Perform preventative maintenance throughout plant as needed or assigned
  • Follow safety programs, including lock-out, tag-out
  • Observe production equipment running optimally, with ability to identify defects and resolve issue proactively
  • Clean tools and work areas regularly
  • Perform additional duties as assigned
  • Strong mechanical skills, aptitude and knowledge of production line manufacturing machines
  • Knowledge and understanding of fabrication
  • Strong electrical knowledge, skills and experience to diagnose and troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Basic Plumbing experience and understanding of how systems work
  • Desire and ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to read and comprehend technical manuals, charts, etc.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines, respond with a sense of urgency
  • Possess excellent communication skills, verbal, electronic and written. Communicate with others internally and professionally
  • Ability to perform duties both outside and inside in varying conditions including cold, heat, wet or dry conditions
  • Have reliable transportation to travel between our 2 buildings (1/2 mile apart)
  • High School diploma, ideally technical education and/or certificates
  • Must have mechanical aptitude
  • Basic math skills, ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide
*list of duties and description is not all inclusive and may be modified

To apply: Check out our website: or apply in person: 31 Barnstead Road, Pittsfield, NH .

Note: Candidates must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check