Journey Level Mechanic
Porterville, CA | Day | 33792

Essential Job Functions

1. Insure equipment is operating in a safe and optimal manner.
2. Effectively troubleshoot and repair all equipment in an expert manner.
3. Carry out preventative maintenance efficiently and expertly.
4. Interact with production, co-workers and vendors/contractors in an efficient, safe, and professional manner.


1. High school graduate or equivalent.
2. Must be familiar with pumps, understand gear ratios and speeds, operate hand and power tools.
3. Able to use welding and cutting equipment, and be proficient in all aspects of plant maintenance.
4. Must have advanced knowledge of three phase motors, motor control, wrapping and food processing equipment.
5. Able to troubleshoot and have the ability to read electrical and mechanical schematics.
6. Must have a good understanding of safe work practices and knowledge of OSHA standards.
7. Ability to read, understand, and implement written instructions and procedures in English.
8. Effective communication skills and must be able to work effectively in a group setting.
9. Able to work independently.
10. Able to work flexible hours and able to work in all three shifts. Must be detail oriented and have strong mathematical aptitude.
11. Must be able to pass Math/Reading Comprehensive test.
12. Able to stand for prolong periods of time Ƙ-10) hours on concrete/metal grate floor and work in cold

Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Individuals are encouraged to apply.

Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new employees.

How To Apply

You can apply online by clicking HERE, where you will be able to upload a resume and cover letter.

Or mail your resume to:

Foster Farms Central Employment
RE: Job ID 33792
P.O. Box 457
Livingston, CA 95334 

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