Metro Services is looking for several 2nd Shift Maintenance Technicians for a Meat Processing facility in Zeeland, MI. The Maintenance/Refrigeration Technician job is a Direct-Hire position. Apply Now!

Duties for this position include:

  • Provide maintenance support to ensure the safe and effective operation of equipment and team
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance repairs
  • Perform emergency mechanical or electrical repairs, and troubleshoot mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic Plant equipment
  • Safely apply knowledge and troubleshooting skills to all assigned production equipment and effectively interact with all plant personnel to accomplish plant and individual goals
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and maintenance instructions/procedure manuals; work with pumps, hydraulics, and welding
  • Basic understanding of electrical theory and system wiring and installation
  • Responsible for minimizing downtime due to equipment failure

Compensation (USD):

  • 2nd Shift
    • $25.00 - 30.00/hour depending on experience


  • 2nd Shift
    • 5:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.

3-days on, 3-days off, 2-days on, and 2-days off

Some Sunday work is required based on reworks

All candidates must have an expert level of the following skillset:

  • Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 75 lbs. occasionally; ability to lift 20 lbs. frequently
  • Ability to stand on hard surfaces for up to 12 hours per day
  • Ability to work in confined and tall spaces, walk, climb, utilize a ladder, operate a lift, bend and stoop
  • Repetitive gripping, pushing, and pulling
  • Frequent overhead work
  • Temperatures inside the plant may vary from -25 degrees to over 100 degrees; outside work may also be needed
  • Basic math skills; percentages, fractions, and measurements

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Pass Background/Drug Screen
  • 1 year of maintenance experience education preferred (I.E. possess industrial maintenance diploma or currently enrolled in technical school) in lieu of experience
  • 1(+) years of industrial maintenance experience or equivalent experience; must have experience in hydraulics, welding, and compressed air systems
  • Basic computer skills will be necessary to log information, process daily work orders, and complete required documentation
  • Ability to learn and utilize the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Communicate effectively
  • Basic math skills



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