Careers — Maintenance Mechanic

Maintenance Mechanic


AK Crust is accepting applications for experienced Industrial Maintenance Mechanics.  These are full time, year-round positions with a growing, successful company.

Shifts & Locations

AK Pizza Crust has three production plants in Green Bay and operates on 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift.  Immediate openings will vary based on current staffing needs at these work site locations:

  • 606 S. Fisk Street (West side)
  • 3050 Walker Drive (East side)
  • 1326 Cornell Road (Howard industrial park)

Job Duties

  • Preventive maintenance on production equipment including conveyors, ovens, and freezers
  • Troubleshooting and repairing motors, conveyors, belts, pneumatic systems and more
  • Utilizing diagrams, sketches, manuals, manufacturer's instructions and engineering specs
  • Removing defective parts using hoists, cranes, hand and power tools
  • Examining form and texture of parts for wear
  • Maintaining equipment, parts, and supply inventories
  • Compliance with food industry GMP's, Quality Assurance and Safe Practices
  • Accurate documentation to meet stringent SQF record keeping requirements
  • Maintaining a safe and clean working environment. 

Essential Job Requirements

  • At least 1 year of technical education or equivalent experience in mechanical or electrical fields is required
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and ability
  • Commitment to learning new skills and mastering new competencies
  • Tools: employees supply their own industrial-grade tools (list provided)
  • Prior LOTO training and forklift certification desired (we will re-certify)
  • Strong reading, writing, record keeping and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent attendance

Physical demands:

  • Standing, walking 8+ hours per day
  • Frequent bending, twisting, reaching
  • Frequent repetitive wrist and hand motion
  • Some overhead lifting and reaching
  • Ability to lift +/- 50 pounds
  • Ability to work at heights using ladders, lifts
  • Ability to climb ladders, stairs, step stools
  • Ability to tolerate hot and cold temperatures
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity

Dress code: Sanitation PPE is provided and required. GMP's required in the plant. Hairnets, beard nets, and uniforms are worn. No watches, jewelry, piercings, false fingernails or nail polish permitted. No dresses, skirts, shorts, capris, or pants with holes. New slip-resistant footwear is required; voucher provided for purchase of shoes.
Language skills: Requires the ability to understand and follow instructions and to communicate effectively one-on-one and in small groups.
Teamwork and a positive attitude are essential in keeping with our culture of respect.

Zero Tolerance Drug Free, Alcohol Free Workplace.  Applicants must be drug-free and able to pass a pre-employment drug test upon conditional job offer.  

Start at $19.30–$20.30 and up 

Compensation is based on skills and experience, with generous raises as the employee learns and advances.  Starting pay is only the beginning. 

$500 New Hire Bonus!

+ $150 bonus after 40 hours
+ $150 bonus after 160 hours
+ $200 bonus after 480 hours

Amazing Benefits!

Maintenance employees of AK Crust enjoy a truly amazing array of workplace benefits and perks. Generous benefits include:

  • $500 New Hire Bonus
  • Double Time Pay 
  • Shift differential pay
  • Catered meals
  • Free snacks
  • $1,000 annual tool allowance
  • $75 on call bonus
  • 2 Hour minimum on call pay
  • On-site physical therapist
  • Satellite radio in work areas
  • Free massages
  • Free uniforms
  • $130 Safety shoe allowance
  • FREE Dental (employee coverage)
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Benefit
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid vacation, up to 20 days per year!
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid sick days
  • PTO days
  • Length of Service Awards
  • Picnics, Parties, Family Events

Exceptional Workplace Perks

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Double overtime bonus
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*Perks may vary by position and location

How to Apply

Apply In Person

Alive & Kickin’ Pizza Crust
1326 Cornell Road
Green Bay, WI 54313
(Howard Industrial Park)

Apply Online


Any Questions?

Feel free to call the Recruitment Coordinator at (920) 662-0304 ext. 133


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