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Industrial Maint. Mechanic - Sign On Bonus - Niagara Falls, NY

Requisition ID: 49399 

Position Type: (US)Full Time 


Posting Type: DNI 



About Kerry:

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the world’s leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.


About Applied Health & Nutrition:

The Applied Health & Nutrition division presents a remarkable combination of technical capabilities, innovative applications and consumer insight understanding. Applied Health & Nutrition supports Kerry’s alignment with industry trends such as nutrition, clean label and food safety while the vast portfolio of advanced technologies serves the food, animal nutrition, biotech, fermentation and pharmaceutical markets. Customers come to us for our innovative ideas and integrated solutions, assured that Kerry is where it all comes together for our customers. A career here will offer you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About Kerry

Kerry is the world's leading taste and nutrition company for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. Every day we partner with customers to create healthier, tastier and more sustainable products that are consumed by billions of people across the world. Our vision is to be our customers' most valued partner, creating a world of sustainable nutrition. A career with Kerry offers you an opportunity to shape the future of food while providing you opportunities to explore and grow in a truly global environment.

About the role

Niagara Falls, NY location produces organic salts, including propionates and acetates, serving Pharmaceutical, Food, Feed and Technical Industries.  With this long-standing and fully automated manufacturing site, Kerry offers world class quality products to a global market.  Our products fill vital needs in a broad range of applications that are essential to everyday life including food preservation, antibiotic formulation, dialysis treatment, energy production and more.


400 47th St., Niagara Falls, NY  14304


$34.13/hour; $5,000 sign on bonus; start out at 8 hour day shifts, after 120 days switch to 12 hour rotating shifts (6 am – 6 pm; 6 pm – 6 am).  OT offered, not mandatory

Key responsibilities

Performing services to property and equipment as prescribed to maintain the plant.


The job functions include but are not limited to:

  1. Pipefitting
  2. Machining
  3. Mechanical repairs to equipment   
  4. Welding and brazing  
  5. Building service and repairs
  6.  Installation of equipment and supports
  7.  Housekeeping
  8.  Various types of work necessary to support operations of the plant
  9.  Analyze problems and troubleshoot equipment to effect resolution

10. May be required to move or lift 50lbs

Qualifications and skills

There are a few requirements you will need to be safe and successful in this job.


  • Education: High school or equivalent
  • Required Knowledge:  Rigging, welding theory, pipefitting, pump repair
  • Experience Needed:  Journeyman, Plant Maintenance, Mechanic or equivalent.


The starting wage for this role is $34.13 per hour.  This position may also be eligible for a shift differential and/or overtime.   In addition to your pay, Kerry offers benefits such as a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and retirement contribution (all benefits and incentives are subject to eligibility requirements). 

Beware of scams online or from individuals claiming to represent us. A Kerry employee will not solicit candidates through a non-Kerry email address or phone number. In addition, Kerry does not currently utilise video chat rooms (e.g., Google Hangouts) to conduct interviews. Refuse any request that asks you to provide payment to participate in the hiring process (e.g., purchasing a “starter kit,” investing in training, or something similar). Kerry will not ask you to pay any money at any point in the hiring process with the exception of reimbursable travel expenses. In addition, any payments made by Kerry will be from official firm accounts bearing the Kerry name. 

Nearest Major Market: Buffalo

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