Bottling Line Mechanic

Bottling Line Mechanic

Blue Chip Group is a family-owned business with a team of employees who are dedicated to helping us grow.  We have been in business since 1972 and are one of the nation’s leading dry foods manufacturers.

This job is for you if:

  • You pride yourself in troubleshooting high-speed bottling and canning equipment
  • You enjoy working with your hands installing, repairing and modifying equipment
  • Working safely is your priority
  • You thrive in a fast-moving environment
  • You are looking for competitive pay, great health benefits, and vacation/holiday pay


Here’s what you’ll do on an ordinary day of work:

  • Ensure line up-time to meeting botting schedules
  • Maintain equipment to meet packaging standards and established guidelines
  • Locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation and listen for problems with the use of precision measuring and testing instruments
  • Under limited supervision, perform skilled, complex troubleshooting of production equipment
  • Assist in the maintenance of essential infrastructure required for bottling equipment
  • Responsible for bottling line changeovers, adjustments, synchronization of equipment, and equipment up-time
  • Follow general housekeeping procedures including infrastructure and cleaning of machine and tools
  • Maintain electronic equipment maintenance records using a CCMS
  • Perform preventive and tactical maintenance
  • Perform other duties as assigned


You will need this to carry out this job:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Strong ability to analyze and take appropriate action on problems associated with bottling and canning equipment
  • Ability to troubleshoot, wire and perform basis electrical maintenance
  • Basic welding skills
  • Krones bottling equipment experience preferred
  • 2-5 years of maintenance experience or demonstrated aptitude required
  • Extensive knowledge of methodical troubleshooting techniques