Location:601 Ben E Keith Way NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico

FAQ_755250 Maintenance

Date Posted:

Pay Type: Hourly
Job Family: Warehouse Maintenance Associate
Req. No. 6129

For more than a century, Ben E. Keith Company has been a leader in fine food and premium beverage distribution, and we strive to consistently exceed our customers’ expectations.

Our Food Division is a complete broad line multi-state distributor, and our Beverage Division operates throughout the state of Texas as a proud distributor of Anheuser-Busch products, craft and import beer brands, spirits, and wine.

We are dedicated to the growth and success of our business, our customers, and our employees—continuing our commitment to delivering quality since 1906.

The Warehouse Maintenance Associate performs maintenance tasks to keep machines, mechanical equipment, and the building in good working condition.  

Perform routine preventative maintenance to ensure equipment remains in proper working condition.

  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, and perform other maintenance actions
  • Assemble, install or repair wiring, electrical and electronic components, pipe systems and plumbing, machinery, and equipment
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them by using blueprints, repair manuals, and parts catalogs as necessary

Utilize various tools and equipment to perform maintenance of building and equipment

  • Clear debris and dispose of trash in appropriate receptacles as required to maintain a clean, safe, and organized work environment 
  • Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments, cutting torches and welding equipment, and electrical and electronic devices

Perform other duties as required to ensure the upkeep of the building and grounds

  • Perform grounds maintenance duties
  • Paint and repair roofs, windows, walls, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall and other parts of building structure

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred
  • At least six months work experience in a maintenance role preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret guidelines, operating and maintenance instructions
  • Basic math skills, including, subtraction, fractions, and computing percentages
  • Able to work in all warehouse temperature zones (Dry, Cooler, Freezer)
  • Must be able to pass a motor vehicle and criminal background check and a pre-employment physical and drug screen
  • Must be available on call as needed (weekends and off-hours)

Ben E. Keith (BEK) Company is one of the largest food and beverage distributors in the United States. We are a family-owned business with a long-standing tradition of supporting the diverse communities in which we live and work. Our competitive employee benefits provide health and financial protection to our employees and their families.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401K with matching contribution
  • Profit-Sharing Plan (100% company-paid)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Program
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Employee Credit Union

We have sought to create an environment in which the contributions of each employee at Ben E. Keith are fully valued. This means more than simply treating one another with respect; it also means considering how all our people can positively impact the quality of the decisions we make about our business.

Here at Ben E. Keith, we recognize that our workforce reflects the increasingly diverse nature of our society, and we want to do all we can to take advantage of that diversity with both our external and internal customers. We believe our differences are also our strengths and we want to do all we can to use those strengths to find more creative solutions for the business challenges we face. Ben E. Keith is an equal employment opportunity, affirmative action employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor