Niagara Bottling LLC Shift Mechanic Trainee in Allentown, Pennsylvania

At Niagara, we’re looking for Team Members who want to be part of achieving our mission to provide our customers the highest quality most affordable bottled water.

Consider applying here, if you want to:

  • Work in an entrepreneurial and dynamic environment with a chance to make an impact.

  • Develop lasting relationships with great people.

  • Have the opportunity to build a satisfying career.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages for our Team Members.

Shift Mechanic Trainee

The Shift Mechanic Trainee will participate in Niagara’s Maintenance Technical Development Program (MTDP). A Shift Mechanic Trainee will learn the skills necessary to act as a Shift Mechanic through hands-on training as well as training receiving from Subject Matter Experts (SME’s) and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) courses. This position will report to the Maintenance Manager, who will be the onsite MTDP program champion.

Detailed Description

The Shift Mechanic Trainee will complete the learning objectives of an 18 to 24-month training program to be able to:

o Perform on-demand maintenance and repair of the following equipment in the manufacturing facility:

  • Blower

  • Filler

  • Capper

  • Labeler

  • Packer

  • Palletizer

  • Conveyors

  • Husky Machine

o Complete daily responsibilities assigned by the Program Supervisor and complete a daily/weekly checklist, if provided

o Explain and demonstrate accomplishment of the learning objectives for each learning activity in both theory and practice

· Upon successful completion of the MTDP program, the Shift Mechanic Trainee will be placed into a full-time position as a Shift Mechanic

*Note: this job description is not intended to contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time, with or without prior notice.

Work Experience/KSA’s


  • 0-1 years of experience in field

  • 0-1 years of experience in position

*Experience may include a combination of education and work experience


  • 0-1 years of experience in field

  • 0-1 years of experience in position

*Experience may include a combination of education and work experience


  • Safety Oriented

  • Eagerness to learn

  • Drive to excel

  • Thoroughness


Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED


  • Vocational Technical School Certificate or Associates Degree (AA)


· All candidates will be required to pass a mechanical and electrical aptitude test

· Flexibility and mobility will be assessed

· Shift Mechanic will be required to be available to work different shift throughout the program, including nights and weekends

Foreign Language

  • Required: N/A

  • Preferred: N/A

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Niagara Bottling, LLC has been family owned and operated since 1963. Niagara is a leading bottled water manufacturer in the U.S., supplying major retailers across the nation. With incredible growth over the past several years, the career possibilities at Niagara are endless!

Niagara’s culture is fast-paced, innovative and intensely collaborative. Our Team Members are passionate, driven and always find a way to get the job done. We work hard and play hard while staying true to our family atmosphere.

From competitive benefits and retirement options to educational reimbursements, ongoing training courses and exciting career advancement opportunities, at Niagara we truly take care of our Team Members.

We hope that you consider joining our Niagara family!

Niagara Bottling LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in relation to our recruiting, hiring, and promoting practices.