Maintenance Mechanic – PM Shift

Maintenance Mechanic – PM Shift

Located in Fresno, California, Fowler Packing Company is the parent company to some of the industry’s most popular brands including Peelz Citrus, Samsons Grapes, G3 Development Company, and EMID Design Group. Fowler Packing was formed in 1950 as a small tree fruit operation and has grown into a trendsetter in quality, efficiency and sustainability. Today the company is built of over 700 full-time employees and frontrunners in agriculture, real estate, and interior design industries. If you are looking for an in-house position that offers a variety of work, this is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Summary/Objective:  This position will be responsible for preventive maintenance and repairing of equipment, machinery, as well as all other systems associated with a packing facility such as electrical, plumbing, and general building maintenance and repair

Essential Functions:

  • Conduct routine maintenance and inspections of machinery, equipment, and systems to ensure proper functioning and identify any issues.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical problems, making necessary repairs or adjustments to machinery and equipment.
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks such as lubricating, cleaning, and replacing parts to prevent breakdowns and extend equipment lifespan.
  • Respond to equipment breakdowns and malfunctions promptly to minimize downtime and production disruptions.
  • Collaborate with other maintenance team members and production staff to coordinate maintenance activities and prioritize tasks.
  • Document maintenance and repair activities including work performed, parts used, and equipment condition, in maintenance logs or computerized systems.
  • Conduct tests and inspections to ensure compliance with safety regulations and quality standards.
  • Order and maintain inventory of spare parts and supplies needed for maintenance and repairs.
  • Operate tools, equipment, and machinery safely and effectively, following proper procedures and guidelines.
  • Stay updated on industry advancements and technologies related to maintenance practices, participating in training programs or workshops as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or GED 
  • Technical degree or certification in mechanical maintenance or related field preferred but not required.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a maintenance mechanic or similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge of mechanical systems, including motors, pumps, conveyors, and hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Electrical and welding experience is a plus.
  • Forklift and aerial device knowledge.
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Valid drivers license.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred 

Compensation Range:

  • $18.00 – $20.00 per hour


  • Parlier, CA

Life at Fowler Packing

 For 70 years, Fowler Packing has provided thousands of employees the opportunities to build a rewarding career that includes continued education, robust corporate culture, competitive compensation, benefits packages, and paid sick and holidays. Additionally, all employees enjoy complimentary meals at one of our two on-site cafeterias, and on-site health clinic visits at no cost.

Fowler Packing provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.









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