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Maintenance Technician - Kenosha, WI


Do you have the appetite to Grow Your Magic?

Consumers everywhere are increasingly conscious of the quality of the food they eat. Puratos develops, produces and distributes a unique range of ingredients for bakers, pastry-chefs and chocolatiers who demand the very highest quality.

Founded in Belgium in 1919, Puratos is growing rapidly with over 9000 employees in over 70 countries. Our passion for innovation, pioneering spirit and core values continue to propel our global ambitions. This, coupled with our commitment to our communities, is what makes working at Puratos so magical.



  • Perform mechanical troubleshooting throughout manufacturing plant. Work closely with production and quality teams to keep production going, performing repairs in a timely manner.
  • Resource for helping engineering team execute projects throughout plant
  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical, pneumatic, electrical, and controls equipment.
  • Operation, troubleshoot, and repair of Steam, Refrigeration, and Wastewater systems
  • Fabrication of components, tools and equipment
  • Execute PM work as directed by maintenance supervisor and lead. Work in a self-sufficient manner; complete PM work without production interruption
  • Direct actions as necessary to ensure safety
  • CMMS- Work order entry, completion, requisition, inventory
  • Utilize SAP for completing Purchase requisitions



  • 5+ years of hands-on mechanical maintenance experience
  • Must be prepared to learn about new and existing processing systems
  • Food Manufacturing and GMP Environment Experience desired
  • Experience working on and around Sanitary Systems
  • Experience with troubleshooting and repairing mechanical equipment working with pumps, gearboxes, and steam traps
  • Ability to work on electrical systems is a plus, including motors, drives, PLC’s, temperature, flow and other control instruments and devices
  • Capable of fabricating components, tools, and equipment
  • Capable of operating fork trucks, lifts, etc
  • Stainless Steel and Sanitary Welding skills is a plus
  • Must be comfortable working at elevated heights
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs and be comfortable with heights
  • Boiler Experience – Blue or Black Seal Boiler License is a plus






Nearest Major Market: Kenosha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee