Electro-Mechanical Technician

Are you looking for a job with great work-life balance and an excellent team?

5-Day Work Week
PTO Available Within the First Year
Excellent Benefits

Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate is hiring 2nd Shift Electro-Mechanics in Mount Joy! With specialists at every stage in the production process – from farm to factory – we craft cocoa and chocolate products according to specific desires for a wide range of applications including confectionery, bakery, cereals, desserts, dry mixes, ice cream and dairy. Our world-class products and services have been developed through over 100 years of experience in the industry. We depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you to operate our business successfully!

Benefits & Compensation:

  • Weekly Pay!
  • PTO Available Within the First Year + Paid Holidays
  • Opportunities for Volunteer Overtime!
  • Tools are Provided
  • Uniforms Provided, plus RX Safety Glasses & Boot Allowance
  • Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, & Vision)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability
  • Career Development Opportunities


To be considered for this position, you must apply directly on the Cargill website: 


A Typical Workday Will Include

  • Understanding and adhering to all safety rules and regulations
  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment
  • Troubleshooting and repairing electrical and mechanical failures
  • Servicing and repairing low voltage apparatus and control equipment such as switches, relays, variable frequency drives, computerized process control systems and field control devices
  • Servicing and repairing mechanical equipment
  • Completing preventative maintenance tasks as assigned
  • Assembling, installing, calibrating, testing, and maintaining electrical, electro-mechanical, mechanical, and electronic equipment using test equipment, hand tools and power tools
  • Inspecting electrical and mechanical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and compliance with appropriate codes
  • Testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as multimeters and meggers to ensure safe operation
  • Recommending changes, modifications, or upgrades to equipment to improve machine reliability and performance
  • Reading electrical circuit drawings and documents, and mechanical drawings and documents
  • Documenting completed work, modifications to equipment, findings and parts information as required
  • Executing assignments in a timely manner with minimal supervision
  • Performing other duties assigned


What You Will Need

  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.
  • Cargill requires employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility.
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 55 lbs, kneeling, climbing, crawling, twisting, and working in confined spaces with or without a reasonable accommodation.
  • Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.
  • Ability to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above).
  • Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written).
  • High School diploma or Equivalent.
  • Ability to work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends, different shifts or respond to calls for emergency work during off-duty hours.
  • Must be able to perform maintenance trades such as welding, pipe fitting, fabrication, rigging systems, gearbox and bearing maintenance, lubrication, pumps and piping systems, mechanical maintenance, and hydraulics and pneumatics.


Additionally must have one of the following:

  • 2-year Technical degree in electro-mechanical discipline and 2 years work experience in an electro-mechanical role.
  • Completion of an Electrical Apprenticeship program.
  • Completion of a Mechanical Apprenticeship program.
  • 4 years of work experience in an electro-mechanical role.



Cargill at Electricity Forum


825 E Douglas Ave
Wichita, Kansas, United States, 67202

At Cargill, everything begins with our purpose to nourish the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way. We provide food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 160,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Job Information

Date Posted


Job Type

Full Time

Career Level



Electrical Maintenance Technician




Mount Joy, Pennsylvania,
United States