Maintenance Technician I

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Date: Nov 20, 2023

Location: Centerville, IA, US, 52544

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Food Retail (DFR) is a leading manufacturer of Display Cases, Specialty Products, Refrigeration Systems, Power Systems and Comprehensive Services; and leading our industry by Innovating What’s Next in glass doors and intelligent merchandising technologies that keep food safe under brands such as HillPhoenix and Anthony.

DFR is part of the Refrigeration and Food Equipment segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion.

DFR is built on creativity and customer-centric innovation delivered by people invigorated by a strong sense of responsibility to help our customers win in their marketplaces. The relationships we build with our customers are as important to our success as the products we manufacture. This collaborative environment delivers FRESH THINKING, reassuring our customers that they choose the best when they choose to work with the people of Dover Food Retail.

Job Title:                    Maintenance Technician I

FLSA Status:             Hourly / Non-Exempt    

Location:                    Centerville, IA      

Department:               Operations

Supervisor:                Maintenance Supervisor

Shift:                           1st     


What we are looking for:


Dover Food Retail, Specialty Products offers a wide variety of career paths on which a creative and innovative individual can develop a successful career.  We are seeking a Maintenance Technician II to ensure the daily, safe, efficient, and effective operations of all plant equipment and machinery in accordance with established policies and procedures.


Essential Competencies:


  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, test, and repair plant machinery and equipment to assure safe and efficient operation
  • Basic understanding of electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and HVAC
  • Work with machine OEM and troubleshooting and repairing equipment
  • Utilize a CMMS application to manage maintenance work order, repairs, and root cause analysis (ROC)
  • Perform facility and equipment audits.
  • Communicate technical information through use of written, oral documentation
  • Ensure critical information is communicated at shift turnover
  • Operate forklifts and company vehicle as required
  • Support Lean initiatives 6S, Kanban, Standardized Work, Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), Root Cause Analysis (RCA), and Kaizen


Minimum Quantifiable Competencies:

  • High school diploma / GED
  • Minimum (2-3) years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Participate in “On call” Rotation


To be a great fit for the role:


  • 2-year degree in industrial technology or 3 years’ experience related to industrial electrical, industrial welding or industrial plumbing preferred
  • Sheet Metal equipment knowledge; Laser, Turret and Press Brake
  • Willingness to complete maintenance certification training.

Work Arrangement : Onsite  

Salary Range :    -   

We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.                                             

Dover Food Retail is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Attention Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, please let us know. Likewise, if you are limited in the ability to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, we will determine an alternate way for you to apply. Please contact for assistance with an accommodation. Kindly specify Job Requisition Number / Job Title and Location in response.

Job Function :

Nearest Major Market: Ottumwa

Job Segment: Maintenance, Hydraulics, Machinist, Facilities, Power Systems, Manufacturing, Engineering, Operations, Energy

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