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Dickies: General Mechanic - 2nd Shift



Fort Worth, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 29, 2024

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We are one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish through our family of iconic outdoor, active and workwear brands. At the heart of our journey lies our company-wide purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. It’s a commitment shared by all of our global associates across brands. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling.

We believe that when you discover the difference between a career and a calling, you get so much more out of life. When those lines begin to blur, you start to limit yourself much less and start aiming for more. That’s what we want for everyone who joins us at VF. And frankly, that’s what it takes to thrive here.

Here you can do the best work of your life. We are purpose led and performance driven, people-focused and supportive. Most importantly, we believe that everyone should be empowered to be their authentic self and we power an internal movement of inclusion and belonging. Our teams are built on a global mindset, sparked by sharp minds of diverse individuals and reflects the global consumers we serve.

Bring your energy and fresh perspective, contribute to our movement and build your future with us.

Shift: 2nd Shift -Mon- Fri 7:30p-6:00am

General Maintenance Mechanic

The General Maintenance Mechanic will ensure all systems operate correctly throughout the general Distribution Center daily. The position is based at, and supports, the Williamson-Dickie Distribution Center on Blue Mound/156 in Haslet, TX (Dickies is a wholly owned subsidiary of VF Corporation).

How You Will Make a Difference

What you will do:

This person will effectively execute the day-to-day maintenance requirements needed for the assigned shift. A General Maintenance Mechanic will maintain a good working knowledge of fully automated conveyor and PLC control systems, high & low voltage electrical systems, along with knowledge and supply of personal hand tools. Other maintenance responsibilities will center around repair/maintenance of fire suppression system, alarm system, and HVAC systems.

How you will do it:

You will partner with the Building and Facilities Manager, Shift Leads and other facility personnel to ensure all systems operate correctly throughout the day.

What success looks like:

Success in this role will be accomplished by completing daily repairs and preventative maintenance to ensure the Distribution Center continues operating efficiently and minimizing down time.

Free To Be, Inclusion & Diversity

As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.

Skills for Success

Years of Related Professional Experience: 1-3 years

Educational Position Requirements: High school diploma/GED is required. While subsequent undergraduate/graduate degrees/certifications are nice to have, we are also most interested in your total experience and professional achievements.

What we expect you already know:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Sufficient knowledge in hand and power tools
  • Understanding of basic electrical components in both AD and DC voltage

What we will teach you:

  • Equipment and Conveyor Systems Operations

VF Guiding Principles:

  • Live with Integrity, Act Courageously, Be Curious, Act with Empathy, and Persevere.

What’s in it For You

We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage both mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package. Go to MyVFBenefits.com and click on “Looking to Join VF” to learn more.

We just have one question. Are you in?

Hiring Range:

$20.00 USD - $25.00 USD per hour

Benefits at VF Corporation: You can review a general overview of each benefit program offered, including this year's medical plan rates on www.MyVFbenefits.com and by clicking Looking to Join VF? Detailed information on your benefits will be provided during the hiring process.

Please note, our hiring ranges are determined and built from market pay data. In determining the specific compensation for this position, we comply with all local, state, and federal laws.

At VF, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at peopleservices@vfc.com. VF will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law.

Pursuant to all applicable local Fair Chance Ordinance requirements, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, VF will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.