Multi-Craft Mechanic - 12-hour Rotating (7:00 PM - 7:00 AM)

Brown Forman

Location: Versailles, Kentucky

Job Type: Full time



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Provide general and preventive maintenance and repair of all production equipment, systems and facilities. Support new equipment and machinery installation, facilities upgrades / redesign and give input on new equipment and facilities upgrades. Must be available to work overtime, including on-call weekend shifts, and across shifts as needed to support seamless operation. This position starts at $31.00 per hour plus shift premium.


  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical systems and manufacturing equipment such as motors, pumps, conveying systems, hydraulics and pneumatics.

  • Leverage work order system to track maintenance of the operation in order to identify replacement timelines and manage workflow and productivity

  • Resolve equipment issues by analyzing discrepancies, identifying repair parts and coordinating parts purchase(s) with Maintenance Coordinator

  • Diagnose and repair electrical problems

  • Troubleshoot, identify and repair issues with PLC systems

  • Maintain and repair facilities systems, including compressed air, boiler and fire suppression

  • Identify and repair issues within grain handling, mashing and distillation systems

  • Provide preventive maintenance and problem resolution for barrel handling equipment as well as general maintenance for all air-handling units

  • Partner with other members of the maintenance team to complete all repairs and project work on time and on budget

  • Maintain a clean and organized spare parts supply area

Must Requirements:

  • Associates Degree or equivalent vocational training or work experience

  • Ability to work on-call weekend shifts as scheduled

  • Able to sit, stand, walk, stoop, reach, balance, kneel, crouch, crawl, grasp and climb stairs/ladders. Able to push/pull up to 50 pounds frequently and lift/carry up to 70 pounds occasionally.
  • Demonstrated experience in both single and three-phase electrical systems

  • Fluency in basic mechanical and electrical terms, equipment characteristics, and facilities maintenance terms

  • Proficiency in reading technical drawings and diagrams

  • Strong technical aptitude

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to manage through issue resolution.

  • Ability to anticipate roadblocks and issues that could derail a job

  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Consumer packaging experience

  • Arc flash trained

  • Welding experience

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