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Maintenance Mechanic


Chippewa Falls, WI, US

Requisition ID: 9340 

A Career in Beer: 


Leinenkugel’s, brewed in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin since 1867, is the leading craft brewer in the upper Midwest. We are America’s friendliest craft brewer and looking for individuals to join us as we are crafting something special. We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you. 


The Headlines: 


In the role of Maintenance Mechanic in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, you will be responsible for troubleshooting and repairing electronics and automated systems. This includes working knowledge of metal fabrication, boiler operations and water analysis, and assisting in brew house process equipment operations as required.


This position is for 3rd Shift and reports to the Plant Engineer and Automation Manager. 


The Responsibilities:


  • Welding of black iron and stainless steel
  • Soldering and braising
  • Operation and repair of refrigeration equipment
  • Repair of systems for air, water, product, steam, CO2, and wastewater
  • Pump and process equipment repair and maintenance
  • Knowledge of electrical 110/220/440 volt systems
  • Qualified electrical worker status
  • Repair of grain handling systems
  • Load and unload of direct and indirect brewing materials
  • Operation of fork lift, bobcat, and pick-up truck with plow
  • Perform plant wide building/grounds maintenance, housekeeping, shipping/receiving maintenance, and assist with bottle house and Leinie Lodge maintenance as required
  • Physical requirements include frequent lifting, bending, kneeling and pulling.  Must also be capable of lifting and carrying 75 lb. loads and utilizing hoists for positioning of heavier loads
  • Must obtain/maintain fork lift operator certification and be capable and/or qualified to use SCBA equipment


The Other Qualifications: 


  • You are serious about delivering results, and take pride in a proven track record in delivering 
  • You demonstrate the ability to maintain positive demeanor and ‘can do’ attitude in spite of setbacks, disappointments, or diversity 
  • You have excellent mechanical aptitude, experience with machining, welding, and general electrical knowledge
  • You have working knowledge of the brewing process and the ability to do basic troubleshooting of automation systems 
  • All candidates must pass a pre-employment background check that includes a drug test and a verification of a high school diploma or equivalent 


Work Perks that You Need to Know About:


  • As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe  
  • We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are 
  • Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans  
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, and health and dental benefits 
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences

At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Eau Claire