Quaker Oats is seeking qualified individuals for our Maintenance Mechanic A position at our production facility in Columbia, MO. Required qualifications include: excellent communication skills, the ability to work in a team environment, organizational skills, the ability to transfer knowledge to others and the ability to work overtime. The candidate will be required to work multiple shifts for training and overtime. Scheduled weekend work will be required. The candidate will be scheduled 36-48 hours per week. Technical requirements include: basic computer skills, troubleshooting skills (electrical and mechanical), ability to read schematics (electrical and pneumatic), experience with preventive maintenance programs, mathematics skills (fractions and decimals), reading process flows, blueprint reading and experience with 480V 3-phase.
Skills in one or more of the following areas are preferred: Manufacturing experience, PLC skills (programming or troubleshooting), welding, machining skills, HVAC, boilers.
Candidates being extended offers of employment will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment background screen and drug test. Quaker Oats offers a wage of $26.09/hr. Quaker Oats also offers an excellent benefit package with eligibility for major medical and dental after 31 days of employment.