Line Mechanic
Menomonie, WI US
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Job Description
Job Title
Line Mechanic
Job Type
High School
MENOMONIE, WI 54751 US (Primary)
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Manufacturing and Production
Date Needed By
Shift Type
12 hour crew
Job Description
Join a winning culture where achievements are recognized & celebrated; This is Silgan Containers.

Learn more about why Silgan Containers is the best can manufacturer in the industry! Learn why we invest in our employees and develop future leaders. Learn why our employees are passionate about our product and how they contribute every single day.

Starting Wage $22.08-$22.13

Wages at 6 Months $23.28-$24.48

Wages at One Year $24.02-$25.73

$1000.00 sign on bonus after successful completion of 90 Day Training Period

Position Summary:
Operates, troubleshoots, repairs, constructs, installs, adjusts, maintains, overhauls, adjusts any and all equipment related with production operations and assigned equipment. Works with all personal to help the plant improve and run efficiently. Works as needed in a mechanical capacity to help the plant to improve run efficiently and works with manager to perform other duties as assigned.
Essential Job Functions:
- Extensive mechanical knowledge of any and all production equipment
- Operates any and all production equipment
- Performs any and all quality PCPs on cupper, BMs, trimmers, flanger, beader, tester, spray machines, inspection cameras, videojets, IBOs and any assigned equipment
- Ability to use manuals to learn and master new mechanical components not previously used on your own
- Extensive knowledge of mechanical diagrams - able to use to help troubleshoot issues with machines
- Maintains all work area to expected levels or organization and cleanliness
- Completes all requires documentation for purposes of traceability, activity and maintenance records.
- Can operate a forklift
- Completes all assigned SOPs and documents why when any SOPs are not completed
- Work with management to improve work area, safety, quality, cost and productivity
- Other duties as assigned by management
Job Requirements

High School or equivalent, strongly prefer trade school or apprentice.

Desire 2+ years of mechanic experience in a manufacturing environment. Prior can-making experience is a plus.

Able to work at high levels under stressful situations, dependable, good communication skills, able to work with little supervision and able to operate forklifts. Must have the ability to work safely in a high-speed manufacturing environment.

Able to work on feet all day, able to work 8 - 12 hours days, able to work 4 on/4 off crews or conventional 5 days (depending on whether job is on conventional or continuous schedule), able to work nights or days, able to work in low and high temperatures (20 to 100 degrees), able to lift up to 50 lbs, occasional work in confined spaces, able to bend, twist and kneel, able to work at heights including use of steps and ladders.


The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.

Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.

Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.

Silgan is a drug-free workplace.



Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
12 hour crew
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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