Maintenance Mechanic

B & G Foods, Inc.   Hurlock, MD   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on October 2, 2020

B & G Foods, Inc., a major food manufacturer and distributor of several well-known national food brands, is recruiting for the following position(s) at our plant in Hurlock, MD:

Maintenance Mechanic

Candidates for positions must have a three (3) year minimum maintenance background in a manufacturing environment and:

  • Knowledge of machines & tools, including their designs, uses & repair
  • Ability to read & understand information and ideas presented in writing
  • Ability to weld (prefer MIG, TIG, ARC & Oxy/acetylene) and SS fabrication
  • Knowledge of 3 phase electrical systems and distribution
  • Knowledge of power transmission & pneumatic systems
  • Knowledge of mechanical systems to include chain & gear drives, gearboxes, pneumatics & hydraulics
  • Knowledge of all aspects of mechanical & electrical safety
  • Willingness to work overtime, weekends & respond to emergency calls during the off shifts   
  • Ability to walk/stand majority of shift, climbing as needed, pushing/pulling/lifting up to 50 lbs. (if an accommodation is necessary please notify HR in advance of interview), overhead work as needed all within plant environment

A plus if:

  • Possess skills in troubleshooting power & control circuits, as well as AC, DC & servo- meters
  • Skilled in installing & programming VFD’s, PLC’s and process instrumentation
  • Ability to use computer, digital multi-meter, megger, loop calibrator, amp probe & circuit tracer
  • Ability to read electrical schematics, incl. ladder logic

Position provides a competitive wage adjusted for skill level and experience and the opportunity for our fulltime benefit package which include medical, dental, vision, life ins, 401(k), vacation, sick pay and paid holidays. 

B&G Foods is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please see

B & G Foods, Inc.

Hurlock , MD