Brown-Forman Maintenance Technician in Trinity, Alabama

Job Description:


Jack Daniel Cooperage is seeking new Maintenance Technicians to join our manufacturing team in Trinity, Alabama. As a Maintenance Technician you are a member of a team that makes white oak barrels for maturing Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey.

Our culture at Jack Daniel Cooperage is to foster Personal Growth, Collaboration, Teamwork, Self-Initiative and Problem Solving in a Respectful and Safe Environment where every employee has a high degree of Self-Awareness, Accountability, Credibility, Confidentiality, Integrity, and Professional Ethics.

The Starting rate of pay is $24/hour and we offer $0.50 shift differential for second shift and third shift positions. Current second shift hours: 1:00 PM - 9:30 PM Monday - Friday. Third shift current hours: 9:00 PM - 5:30 AM Sunday - Thursday.


Maintenance Technicians are responsible for the general maintenance and repair of all production equipment, systems and facilities, equipment and facility upgrades, and equipment recommendations. Additional responsibilities include planning, scheduling, and implementation of preventative maintenance, corrective and emergency work orders.


  • Must have a high school diploma, GED or equivalent.

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.

  • Ability to use and navigate computer systems

  • Must have 12 months of continuous maintenance work experience in an industrial, manufacturing, or distribution environment.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and communicate in English fluently.

  • Must be able to communicate effectively and respectfully with company employees, vendors, contractor, and all levels of management.

  • Must have excellent hand and eye coordination

  • Must successfully pass drug screening, background check, and physical abilities test.

  • Must be able to work flexible work schedules to include weekends and overtime as needed.

  • Must be able to adhere to safety guidelines and company policies and to act as a role model in the adherence to policies.

  • Must be able and willing to learn and apply all Quality, Environmental and Housekeeping requirements.


  • Experience in woodworking or maintenance planner role.

  • Associate’s Degree is preferred in Industrial Maintenance, Electronics, Welding, or related field.

  • Experience with PLC and Hydraulic Systems.


  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Holiday Pay

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • 401K Savings Plan

About Brown-Forman:


For more than 145 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the experience of life by responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel’s & Cola, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire, Gentleman Jack, Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel, Finlandia, Korbel, el Jimador, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Canadian Mist, Herradura, New Mix, Sonoma-Cutrer, Early Times, Chambord, BenRiach and GlenDronach. Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by nearly 4,600 employees and sold in approximately 160 countries worldwide

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Production

City: Trinity

State: AL

Country: United States

Req Type: Non-exempt

AutoReqId: 4324BR