Maintenance Technician

Kalmbach Feeds Inc. in Upper Sandusky, Ohio

Kalmbach Feeds Inc. in Upper Sandusky is hiring a Maintenance Technician. Responsible for preventive and predictive maintenance on state of the art processing and packaging equipment and facility

About the Role

Kalmbach Feeds wants their Maintenance team to enjoy competitive pay with a full line of benefits including three weeks paid time off in the first year! The maintenance technician is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production facility equipment according to safety and productive maintenance systems and processes to support the achievement of the facility’s business goals and objectives. The maintenance team requires someone with a high level of autonomy and requires a self-starter with a positive and proactive approach. The successful candidate must work effectively with all departments, management and employees.

  • You will repair, replace, remove, and/or modify manufacturing structures and equipment to correct feed manufacturing problems of a mechanical, electrical, and/or structural nature
  • You have 3 years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • You perform preventative maintenance (e.g. lubrication, inspection,…etc.) for feed manufacturing structures and equipment
  • You maintain work area, tools, parts, and equipment in clean and organized manner for the purposes of safety, efficiency, and appearance
  • You are happy to commute to the feed manufacturing facility in Upper Sandusky, OH and are eager to work afternoon hours (3:00pm – 11:00pm) with overtime **

Who you are

  • Acquires knowledge surrounding safety/OSHA regulations
  • Demonstrates ability to meet tight schedules and handles multiple assignments efficiently
  • Possess electrical and mechanical experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Ability to read electrical prints correctly
  • Obtains basic welding abilities
  • Holds some knowledge of PLC and desires to learn for future needs

About the Team

The Maintenance team holds much value by supporting the manufacturing teams in maintaining a fast paced, “24/6” production environment. The maintenance team works quickly to identify and solve issues as they arise with our cutting edge equipment and facility’s. It is the company's mission to provide proactive assistance to all areas within our manufacturing environment and corporate office. The maintenance department will go above the call of duty to insure that our production team is running at full capacity.

About the Company

The company was founded in 1963 by Milton and Ruth Kalmbach with a vision to develop the finest products, providing customers with the best possible value. The Kalmbach family’s traditional core values have served as the compass for consistent success realized over the past five plus decades, resulting in the company becoming the regional leader within the animal nutrition industry. Kalmbach Feeds enjoys an excellent reputation for quality and integrity within the animal nutrition industry.

What Kalmbach Feeds has to offer

  • Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance plans
  • 401K with company match
  • 3 weeks paid time off in first year
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Medical Reimbursement Plan
  • Access to company condo in Fort Myers, FL 

Kalmbach Feeds is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each applicant for employment is considered solely on the basis of job qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. The information in your resume and application, including employment history, educational history and references, are subject to verification. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Pre-employment drug screen (hair and urine), physical, and criminal background check required Job Type: Full-time

Interested candidates should contact Kendall Blair at

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