Facility Maintenance Mechanic 3 - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Minnesota, Chanhassen

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking mid-level Facility Maintenance Mechanics to join our new team of highly skilled facility maintenance technicians working at General Mills in Chanhassen, MN!

  • These positions work 12-hour shifts on a rotation of 2 on, 3 off, 2 on.

  • Both Day and Night shift schedules are available.

  • Working at this facility will involve regular exposure the following food allergens:

  • Dairy

  • Dairy Shortening

  • Dairy Single Size

  • Egg

  • Coconut

  • Tree Nuts

  • Walnuts

  • Peanuts

  • We offer comprehensive training, upward mobility, and challenging assignments every day!

  • Come join our team!

These positions are responsible for providing an intermediate level of expertise in troubleshooting and providing preventive and corrective maintenance on the facilities equipment and systems.

  • Perform all aspects of preventive and corrective mechanical maintenance on industrial systems including, but not limited to plumbing & piping systems; air compressors; compressed air driers; boilers and steam systems; air conditioning equipment; fire monitoring, alarm and protection systems; building automation system; and related building equipment and systems.

  • Also participates in work planning & scheduling, coordinates with subcontractors, and assists teammates in other facility maintenance trades and services.

Must have the ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures. General Maintenance of equipment will also be required.


  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs air compressors, boilers, chillers, dock doors, dock locks, overhead cranes, and other industrial grade mechanical systems.

  • Conducts preventive maintenance inspections and perform required preventative maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning, filter changes, alignments, etc.

  • Troubleshoots and repairs heat exchange equipment.

  • Performs plumbing and hydraulic hose repairs.

  • Troubleshoots and repairs basic electrical issues.

  • Performs preventive maintenance on facility equipment as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Utilizes strong mechanical and electrical skills in order to complete assignments.

  • Works independently (i.e. with minimal supervision) as well as within the context of a team.

  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as Arcflash safety procedures, job hazards analysis (JHAs), lockout/tagout, and wearing of appropriate PPE.

  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.

  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.

  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment.

  • Serves as a resource to others in the resolution of complex problems and issues.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

For more information, please contact Sherry Wilkes at

704-450- 8620 or

Sherry.wilkes@aecom.com !

Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

  • These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer competitive pay and a full benefits package, including

  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance

  • 3 weeks of accrued Paid Time Off per calendar year

  • 401k plan with 3% company match

  • Employee discounts

  • And much more –

  • And your benefits start the same day you do!

  • Check us out at https://www.youtube.com/user/AECOMTechnologyCorp !

  • Come join our team!

Minimum Requirements

  1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

  2. Three years of experience performing mechanical maintenance in an industrial environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.

  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.

  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.

  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.

  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Associate’s degree, apprenticeship, or trade school certificate program in Industrial Technology, Industrial Mechanical, or related technical program.

  2. Experience troubleshooting facility infrastructure equipment (chillers, compressors, boilers, HVAC systems) and other complex mechanical systems.

  3. Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing pumps, motors, gearboxes, supply and exhaust fans, power transmission components, and hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

  4. Experience troubleshooting and repairing cranes and hoists.

  5. Experience performing pipefitting, welding, fabrication, and millwright related work.

  6. Experience welding using MIG, TIG, and arc welders.

  7. Experience maintaining basic plumbing needs.

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224811BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.