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ADM Mechanic - Clinton, IA in Clinton, Iowa


Job Title:

Mechanic - Clinton, IA



Job Description:

Mechanic – Clinton, IA

This is a full time, hourly position.

Position Summary:

As a Maintenance Mechanic you will be responsible for reliability, maintenance, and troubleshooting of all plant equipment. A mechanic will spend most of their time working with tools on critical equipment and will become knowledgeable of and follow all GMPs and applicable SOPs. This position reports to the Plant Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

  • In this position, you will perform and develop preventive and predictive maintenance for new and existing equipment, (conveyors, compressors, pumps, dust collectors, rolling stock, etc.)

  • Assist fellow mechanics and technicians as required functioning equally well as a team member or team lead

  • Collaborate with maintenance support and stock room personnel to ensure all parts transactions are properly documented

  • Troubleshoot equipment breakdowns and restoring operation

  • Provide support with the checkout and startup of new equipment

  • Participate on plant reliability initiatives and teams to perform root cause analysis of failures

  • Work closely with operators and management

  • Complete Work Order documentation as identified

  • Promote housekeeping in work areas to promote a safe working environment

  • Transport equipment, machines and parts using fork lifts, pallet jacks etc. in safe manners

  • Follow HAZMAT and MSDS guidelines in handling hazardous materials.

Job Requirements:

  • Industrial mechanical maintenance background

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent Technical degree is desired

  • Basic competency in office applications such as MS Office

  • Ability to learn support systems such as Maximo with minimal individualized training

  • Experience in any of the following areas is a plus; mechanical diagnosis, repair, stick and tig welding, laser alignment, rigging and ultrasonic leak detection

  • Capable of reading and understanding equipment drawings, user manuals, and computerized data archives

  • Ability to climb stairs, perform some heavy lifting, sit or stand for long periods, work at heights, bending and kneeling

  • Willingness to work shift work and overtime as required

  • Confirmed ability to work safely

  • Focus on following and improving safety policies and procedures in all aspects of work

  • Ability to work with water soluble and oil based lubricants

Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veteran status.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check. 




IA - Iowa


ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

About ADM::

ADM unlocks the power of nature to enrich the quality of life. We're a premier global human and animal nutrition company, delivering solutions today with an eye to the future. We're blazing new trails in health and well-being as our scientists develop groundbreaking products to support healthier living. We're a cutting-edge innovator leading the way to a new future of plant-based consumer and industrial solutions to replace petroleum-based products. We're an unmatched agricultural supply chain manager and processor, providing food security by connecting local needs with global capabilities. And we're a leader in sustainability, scaling across entire value chains to help decarbonize our industry and safeguard our planet. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional and sustainability challenges of today and tomorrow. Learn more at