• Factory Technician

    Job Locations US-AK-Dutch Harbor
    Posted Date 4 months ago(7/17/2018 11:57 AM)
    Job ID
    Alaska Operations
  • Overview

    Performs the routine preventative maintenance and parts inventory of the factory equipment such as: fish size sorter, printers, box tape machines, block ejectors, conveyors of all types and sizes. The Factory Technician is a seasonal position that reports to the Chief Engineer. 


    • Repairing and maintaining plant equipment and machinery including pumps, conveyors, belting, fish processing equipment, etc.
    • Assemble, disassemble, and/or repair equipment when needed.
    • Train and guide machine operators safely.
    • Maintain current and accurate maintenance logs and work logs.
    • Assist Safety Manager with assigned duties when necessary.
    • Develop familiarity with the Process Safety Management (PSM) Plan, standard operating procedures. (SOPs), OSHA standards, environmental compliance requirements, and emergency response procedures.
    • Other duties as assigned.


    • Previous experience with pumps.
    • Basic understanding of mechanical issues.
    • Basic knowledge of lock out/tag out procedures.
    • Basic knowledge of conveyors and belting as well as basic shop skills necessary.
    • Able to work with seafood, including various types of fish and shellfish.
    • Welding skills with tig, mig, and stick on materials like steel, aluminum, and stainless steel preferred.
    • Able to follow directions and adhere to work rules.
    • Prompt, reliable attendance is an essential function of the job.
    • Must have the ability to work well under pressure, 12 or more hours per day, 7 days per week.
    • Must be willing and able to work with other departments in a team atmosphere.
    • Must be willing and able to live and work in confined quarters in a multi-cultural environment for up to 10 months a year.
    • Able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

    Working Conditions

    Must be able to work 7 days a week, 12 hours a day in wet, cold conditions.

    There are areas within the vessel that contain moving and loud machinery, and hearing protection and other safety and protective equipment is required.

    Salary depends on experience.

    Transportation from and to Seattle upon completion of season. Room and Board provided.


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