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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Plant Engineer in Harrington, Delaware

Position Overview

To economically maintain all equipment to ensure it operates efficiently and properly to the highest standards. To keep the plant operational and safe at all times.

Job Description

  • Ensure that all refrigeration equipment, cargo moving equipment, building area, security systems, and fire alarm are operating in an efficient and safe manner

  • Perform general repairs and maintenance on building and grounds

  • Perform preventive maintenance on machinery on a scheduled basis and take corrective actions to avoid down time

  • Maintain communication with other departments, assist in planning, policy procedure, goals, and objectives

  • Schedule outside maintenance vendors and retrieve bids for such work

  • Maintain the shop and engine room’s sanitation levels by keeping the areas neat and orderly

  • Test and maintain coolant tower water

  • Functions as leader of emergency response procedures

  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, holidays that may be required to complete the tasks in a timely manner

  • Maintain and record facility Process Safety and Risk Management Plans

  • Train and do renewal training as required by all Local, State and Federal agencies for all facility personnel. Maintain all training records at facility level

  • Keep facility in compliance with all Local, State, and Federal regulations as they apply to our industry

  • Communicate and maintain a pre-emergency plan with the Local Fire Department and the Local LEPC

  • Ability to effectively coordinate with outside contractors, vendors, and government agencies in order to maintain the safety of the associates within the facility.

  • Must be able to interact courteously and tactfully with managers, co-workers, customers and/or vendors to the point that productivity and morale are positively affected.


  • Eligible for Day 1 Benefits

  • Holiday Pay

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Weekly Pay


  • Effectively supervise and instruct the maintenance staff.

  • Train warehouse personnel and adjudicate disciplinary and grievance issues according to company policy.

  • Work cooperatively with each department in order to assist in planning policy procedure, goals, and objectives.

  • Must train and motivate employees to work in a safe manner, lead by example.

  • Must investigate accidents and near misses in a timely and efficient manner.

  • Incidents must be reported promptly to direct supervisor.

  • Maintain a zero tolerance for safety violations.

Job Conditions:

  • Must be able to wear a respirator as required

  • Must have visual acuity and manual dexterity

  • Must be able to stand, bend, squat, walk, push, pull and twist repetitively

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs

  • Must be able to work unusual hours and respond to on-service calls

  • Must be able to withstand cold and freezing temperatures from -20 to 40 degrees Fahrenheit

  • Must be able to withstand loud noise

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a high school diploma.

  • Must have previous experience in ammonia refrigeration and lift truck maintenance or similar areas.

  • Ability to read, write, perform basic math computations, identify, and verify numbers by paying close attention to detail.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, change-oriented environment

  • Ability to use computer skills to assist with all training and recordkeeping responsibilities to include, Excel, and Microsoft Word


Manufacturing: Facility Engineering, RETA Authorized Instructor (RAI) - Refrigerating Engineers & Technicians Association


1st Shift (United States of America)


Harrington Logistics LLC

About Our Company

Harrington Logistics, LLC is one of the largest wholesale grocery suppliers in the Northeast and is one of many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S., and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Harrington Logistics supplies groceries for two chain grocery brands, Acme and Safeway. At Harrington Logistics, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition for Employment with Harrington Logistics. Harrington Logistics is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Company: Harrington Logistics LLC

Job Area: Facilities - Maint

Job Family: Facilities

Job Type: Regular

Job Code: JC1803

ReqID: R-242924