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Maintenance Lead

Maintenance Lead

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Wonderful Citrus is seeking a Maintenance Lead for its Delano, CA location. Ideal candidate will troubleshoot, repair, maintain, test, and coordinate maintenance of mechanical and electrical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines.

Wonderful Citrus is America’s largest integrated grower, shipper and packer of fresh citrus. Our citrus varieties can be found in the produce department of grocery stores across the country under the flagship consumer brands of Wonderful Halos mandarins and Wonderful Sweet Scarletts Texas Red grapefruit.

To learn more about Wonderful Citrus Company, visit www.wonderfulcitrus.com.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Understands, uses, and champions the computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) per established procedures.
  • With direction from maintenance supervisor, coordinates the activities of workers engaged in maintaining and repairing plant mechanical, and electrical equipment, physical structures, grounds, and mobile equipment.
  • Inspects completed work for conformance to blueprints, specifications, and standards as necessary.
  • Communicates equipment status to Operations personnel before, during, and after the job.
  • Trains other craftspeople in required best practices and procedures.
  • Documents work performed on shift, work identified on shift, and work transferred to other shifts per established procedures.
  • Identifies and documents appropriate spare parts to stock in storeroom.
  • Sets up and operates lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Trade school/occupational training desired but not required.
  • Typical maintenance lead will have minimum of five years maintenance experience, two of which in a lead or supervisory role.
  • Proficient in electrical and mechanical troubleshooting.
  • Spanish is highly desired but not required.


Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 8,500 employees worldwide. We’ve made Wonderful Pistachios one of America’s top-selling salty snacks. We’ve turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California’s top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world’s largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

To learn more about The Wonderful Company, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.