Senior Maintenance Lead- 2nd Shift

Date: Jan 17, 2023

Location: Carson, CA, US

Company: Bakkavor

2nd Shift






We're the biggest name you've never heard. You've probably eaten our food and just didn't realize it. Because as global leaders in the fresh prepared food industry, we create innovative products, including meals, soups, dips, salads, desserts, pizzas, and bread for our customers across the world, including Harris Teeter and Home Chef, Starbucks, Tesco, Waitrose in the UK.


DIVERSITY & INCLUSION: We are proud of every team member. We believe everyone has a valuable part to play in the success of our business. We aim to communicate effectively and are committed to the highest standards of ethics and integrity.


LIVING OUR VALUES: At the heart of every decision, we are driven by our values of Be Proud of What We Do, Respect and Trust Each Other, Keep the Customer at the Heart of What We Do, and Get it Right, Keep it Right.


We're ready for more people to join us who share our passion for food, innovation, diversity and inclusion, and quality!





This position is responsible for managing shift’s maintenance operations.


  • Lead shift employees; observe performance to assure adherence to performance standards. Maintain awareness of employee needs and concerns and take steps necessary to foster a positive and respectful work environment.
  • Manages the proper assignment of day-to-day activities in shift.
  • Demonstrates a high proficiency and understanding of systems such as HVAC, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, and code compliance.
  • Ensure timely and efficient preventive maintenance and repair of production and process equipment.
  • Assist with the installation and testing of new equipment to ensure fulfillment of contract specifications.
  • Support maintaining of equipment and facilities in accordance with company and governmental agencies, such as OSHA and FDA.
  • Modification and enhancement of existing equipment and production lines to enhance through-put.





  •  4+ years in food manufacturing with experience in batch and continuous manufacturing, site engineering and equipment maintenance. 
  • 1+ year experience in a lead or similar positions
  • Understanding of mechanical, electrical, automation troubleshooting.
  • Competent computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel) with the ability to learn new applications 





Bakkavor offers an impressive array of benefits above and beyond other companies including tuition reimbursement, paid day off on every team member’s birthday, parental leave and HSA contributions.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles