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Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Location: Greeley, CO, West United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ag Solutions, Inc
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Maintenance/Repair
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Maintenance Technician– Nutrien Ag Solutions (Greeley, CO US)
At Nutrien Ag Solutions, we are devoted to the health and safety of all our employees and customers.  During this time of uncertainty with Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are taking extra precautions in our Manufacturing Facilities and Retail Sites to ensure safety and limit exposure for all.  Nutrien Ag Solutions is still hiring and we continue to drive towards our mission of Feeding the Future.
 
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Benefits Highlights:
    Working for the world’s largest crop input company with over 20,000 employeesCompetitive health care coverage401K company match and 401k bonus match potential5x8 base schedule with opportunity for overtime
What you will do:
    Ability to work overtime as required for maintenance and production needs (typically not Sundays)Maintain safe and clean work area while complying with plant Safety Rules & RegulationsCoordinate lunch & break activities to meet production need requirementsGeneral housekeeping of maintenance shop and cleaning up work areas at end of shift/projectDiagnose equipment issues working with operators when necessary, determining the root cause of the problem and repairing the machinery as needed with the correct long-term fix. Coordinating with the maintenance lead technician when neededEquipment rebuilds during off peak seasonBasic preventative maintenance including cleaning, lubricating, and replacing shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery and rebuild of gearboxes, valves, pumps and equipment componentsAssists in the lay out, assembly, and installation of pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment as directedAssists in the fabrication and/or repair of machinery and infrastructureSets up and operate machine tools such as pipe cutter, threader, grinder, drill, and other machines to repair equipment.Record and communicate part usage so that plant inventory is maintained Complete preventative maintenance work order paperwork, parts ordering paperwork and develop bill of materials for jobs to be plannedEnsure proper snow removal takes place prior to other employees arriving at the plantTractor mowing as required to maintain neat exteriorHave a working knowledge of safe chemical handlingBe constantly alert to any unsafe work areas, working conditions or employees working in an unsafe mannerAssist all plant personnel in seeking ways to eliminate waste and inefficiency throughout plantPerform such other duties as may be assigned from time to time
What you will bring:
  • High school diploma, 2yr technical schooling preferred or equivalent work experience                  
  • General fabrication techniques including ability to properly weld using Tig and/or GMAW set ups (both preferred), use of plasma cutter, torch.Working knowledge of manufacturing or industrial maintenance activities (electrical and mechanical aptitude)Basic knowledge of instrumentation types (photo-eyes, transmitters, float switches, etc…)Forklift operator Good math, organizational and people skillsAbility to read, write and understand the English languageAbility to utilize maintenance software for work order creation, closing of work orders and entering of work order closing comments – SAP, EAM, or the likeSelf-starter – ability to prioritize work around production demands, work from a general planned schedule and communicate work order status, issuesAbility to independently diagnose and troubleshoot equipment including understanding of 120, 240 and 480VAC.  Ability to correctly use and diagnose problems using Mulimeter, Megger, Amp clamp.Ability to pass basic electrical maintenance and troubleshooting qualificationAbility to read and interpret blue-prints, sketches and technical drawings related to production equipmentAbility read and understand electrical one line diagrams, electrical schematics, and relay logicPrior experience with PLC’s is preferred but not requiredPreferred knowledge packaging machinery (conveyors, fillers, cappers, labelers, palletizers, etc...) and controls (back up sensors, auto stop/start functions, limit switches, etc…)
  • Ability to lift at least 25 lbs frequently during shift and 50 lbs occasionally
  • Good manual dexterity, vision and hearingAbility to stoop and bend frequentlyAbility to walk and stand for long periods of timeAble to climb stairs and laddersCapable and willing to enter and work in a confined spaceCapable of working in varying temperaturesMust be physically and medically capable of wearing a respirator             Ability to work from elevated platform, scaffolds, ladders or lift basket
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien pol
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Job Post Date: 09/25/19
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