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Maintenance Mechanic I - 3rd Shift

Ottumwa, Iowa Job ID 101509 Job Category Supply Chain Job Level Individual Contributor Position Type Full-Time

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Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic

The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining a variety of mechanical and electrical manufacturing equipment, while meeting productivity requirements and maintaining KDP’s high standards in safety and quality.

Shift & Schedule: This position will support our 3rd Shift on a Sunday - Thursday schedule from 9:30pm - 6:00am. Flexibility for additional coverage outside of these hours, including potential weekends and/or holidays, is also needed. 

Position Responsibilities

  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment, demonstrating safe behaviors at all times.   
  • Focus on Good Manufacturing and Food Safety practices in all work.
  • Analyze mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic or electrical problems and make repairs through adjustments, defective parts replacement, or fabrication.
  • Assist and collaborate with other teams on basic mechanical skills, such as line operators, to support autonomous maintenance, TPM functions, equipment set-up and centerlining.
  • Ability to quickly learn to weld and machine metals, plastics, and composites.
  • Fabricate or replicate minor pieces for the repair or replacement of parts on equipment.Complete size changeovers and troubleshoot liquid fillers and packaging equipment.
  • Identify root causes of mechanical, electrical and control failures and resolve with effective problem-solving tools with minimal downtime or supervision.
  • Generate productivity and continuous improvement ideas.
  • Demonstrate KDP values of Team First, Deliver Big, Think Bold, Being Fearless and Fair.

Total Rewards

  • This is an Hourly role with starting pay of $29.29hr and an additional shift premium

Where Applicable:

  • Benefits, subject to election and eligibility: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Paid Time Off (including paid parental leave, vacation, and sick time), 401k with company match, Tuition Reimbursement, and Mileage Reimbursement
  • Annual bonus based on performance and eligibility



  • 1-year maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment or equivalent education.
  • Self-motivated team player with the ability and willingness to make decisions, effectively communicate, problem solve and teach others.
  • Lift, push, and pull up to 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Ability to frequently walk, kneel, squat, climb, bend, stoop, and twist.
  • Ability to work in a variety of temperature and humidity conditions.

Company Overview

Keurig Dr Pepper (NASDAQ: KDP) is a modern beverage company with a bold vision built to deliver growth and opportunity.  We operate with a differentiated business model and world-class brand portfolio, powered by a talented and engaged team that is anchored in our values. We work with big, exciting beverage brands and the #1 single-serve coffee brewing system in North America at KDP, and we have fun doing it! 


Together, we have built a leading beverage company in North America offering hot and cold beverages together at scale. Whatever your area of expertise, at KDP you can be a part of a team that’s proud of its brands, partnerships, innovation, and growth. Will you join us? 


We strive to be an employer of choice, providing a culture and opportunities that empower our team of ~28,000 employees to grow and develop.  We offer robust benefits to support your health and wellness as well as your personal and financial well-being. We also provide employee programs designed to enhance your professional growth and development, while ensuring you feel valued, inspired and appreciated at work. 


Keurig Dr Pepper is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Keurig Dr Pepper recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability or association with a person with a disability, medical condition, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. 


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