ALDI Warehouse Maintenance Mechanic in Valparaiso, Indiana

Warehouse Maintenance Mechanic


We are hiring for our Distribution Center located in Valparaiso, IN.

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Job Summary:

ALDI is one of America’s favorite grocers. Our rapid growth and expansion has facilitated the need for additional employees to help service our dedicated customers. Our employees are hardworking women and men throughout the business who create an energetic and team based work environment. As such, we have an immediate opening for a talented maintenance professional. If you have a winning attitude and a desire to join a world class team, we want to meet you! Candidates must have flexible availability from 5:00am to 10:00pm, Monday through Sunday. Your primary hours will be in the first half of the day but may work different hours on certain days due to building services.

The Building Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for maintaining all electrical equipment and the general maintenance of the facility.

Job Duties:

  • General maintenance and preventive maintenance around the warehouse and office complex.

  • Oversight of the ammonia refrigeration system, HVAC system, and minor forklift and electric jack repair.

  • Oversee preventative maintenance and site compliance of various regulatory guidelines.

  • Building maintenance on dock doors, dock plates / locks, balers, and other building repairs deemed necessary.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair equipment with minimal assistance.

  • Ability to accurately document and organize all equipment reports.

  • Maintain parts inventory accurately.

  • Ability to work with interruptions.

  • Will work directly with the Director of Warehousing and Logistics and a Warehouse Supervisor as well as current maintenance staff to create a safe work environment and comply with all governmental agencies.

Job Specifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old

  • A high school diploma or G.E.D. is preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to develop rapport, trust and open communication that enhances the growth and job performance of warehouse personnel.

  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with a group of individuals to make the work of the group successful and effective.

  • Skill of developing and maintaining positive relationships with internal personnel and external contractors, vendors and suppliers.

  • Knowledge of and ability to recommend, interpret and/or apply ALDI operating policies and procedures.

  • Knowledge of the products, services and systems of the company.

  • Ability to select a course of action, considering appropriate variables in order to solve a specific problem.

  • Skill of verbal and written communication including the ability to prepare written materials to meet purpose and audience.

  • Ability to organize, prioritize and complete activities consistent with one’s personal and organizational needs to maximize the total time available.

  • Ability to give attention to detail.

  • Ability to establish and execute plans and goals.

  • Skill of performing basic arithmetic such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division; decimals, fractions and ratios.

ALDI offers competitive wages and benefits, including:

  • Major Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance & Prescription Coverage for Eligible Employees

  • Generous Vacation Time and Paid Holidays for Eligible Employees

  • Safety bonus each quarter for staying injury free

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Company Contribution to 401K plan

  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance for Eligible Employees

  • Life Insurance for Eligible Employees for Eligible Employees

ALDI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.