Equipment Lubrication Specialist, PM, Dairy

Mike Callaway Maintenance/Facilities/Repair

  • Full Time
  • Lakeland, FL
  • Salary: $14.95 - $20.85

Website Publix


Manufacturing Maintenance

Job Description

  • performing all team assignments
  • maintaining housekeeping
  • performing lubrication duties throughout the plant
  • assisting area mechanics as needed
  • making small repairs to equipment while performing the lubrication responsibilities
  • working with vendors on lubrication issues
  • ordering lubrication supplies as needed for the plant
  • other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • be at least 18 years old
  • demonstrate excellent work habits in line with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
  • demonstrate safe working habits
  • ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds frequently
  • obtain license and operate forklift
  • ability to learn and perform all positions
  • ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • good human relations skills (the ability to work well with others and be a team player)
  • ability to work any shift, nights, weekends, holidays, and extended hours
  • ability to climb ladders, tank ladders and stairs with equipment
  • no counseling statement within the past twelve months (internal applicants)
  • willing to assist other team members in other areas
  • ability to perform steady and productive work for an extended period of time                                          
  • ability to work efficiently with little or no supervision
  • ability to follow detailed written and verbal instructions
  • possess basic math skills
  • ability to communicate effectively
  • excellent attendance and punctuality
  • willingness and ability to advance
  • excellent verbal and written skills
  • strong problems-solving skills
  • self-motivated individual
  • obvious enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work
  • commitment to Publix and our mission

Preferred Qualifications

  • current Industrial Maintenance associate

Hours of Work

9:00pm – 5:30am, rotating days

Work Environment

Temperatures range from 30 to 90+ degrees

Frequency of Pay


Minimum Base Pay


Maximum Base Pay


Potential Annual Base Pay

31,096 – 43,368

Year End Bonus

To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay.

Benefits Information

  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

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