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Maintenance I/E Apprentice

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Job Title: Maintenance I/E Apprentice
Location: Aurora, NC, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type:
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Maintenance I/E Apprentice- (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A.)
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 is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
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 will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Incumbent will report to the Superintendent within assigned department.
This position is for a paid apprenticeship within the Maintenance Instrumentation/Electrical Department. An incumbent in this position will work closely with trained/skilled employees in the assigned area and will support the department’s goals and initiatives. The daily responsibilities will be tailored to match the experience and skillset of the apprentice. Please see below for an overview of some of the key/primary tasks.
What you will do:
  • Perform all work in a safe and controlled manner, adhering to safety and environmental policies
  • Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by following Nutrien, OSHA, MSHA and MARSEC guidelines
  • Uses proper Personal Protection Equipment such as: safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, face shield, flash suits and personal environmental monitors
  • Works as part of a team to complete assignment and minimize down-time
  • Perform daily maintenance and overhauls on various types of equipment
  • Perform daily and routine preventative maintenance (PMs) on equipment
  • Repair various other types of static equipment, including heat exchangers, tanks, screws, elevators and boilers
  • Ability to perform in a high-performance culture
  • Work as a productive team member and support continuous improvement
  • Cross-training and working in all areas of the facility, as required
  • Performing work from elevated structures, ladders, scissor lifts, boom lifts and man-baskets
  • Complete mechanic progression training, as required and within timelines outlined by KFO
What you will bring:
    Must possess a minimum of Grade 12 education, or GED equivalent; post-secondary courses/training is preferred
  • National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien-Aurora and must be uploaded along with your resume during the application process to be considered for employment with Nutrien-Aurora. Applicants must complete this test and meet a minimum of 5 in Graphic Literacy, 5 on Applied Mathematics and 4 on Workplace Documents in order to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien.
  • Must pass a pre-employment exam and drug screeningHave a solid understanding of maintenance practices and processesHave experience operating mobile equipment, to include: forklifts, man lifts, carry deck cranes, etc
  • Possess basic computer skills and knowledge
  • Possess a high-degree of integrity and ownership
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations as set forth by Company
  • Ability to excel in a team environmentAbility to effectively communicate (both verbal & non-verbal) with a diverse group of peopleMust be able to work at heights, outdoors, and around potentially hazardous chemicalsAbility to read, understand and comply with standards, policies and proceduresBe a self-starter and work with little supervision; willing to work overtime, as requiredPossess troubleshooting and analytical abilityMust be comfortable and physically capable of entering and working in a confined spaceMust be able to hear and understand audible alarms, changes in noise levels of rotating equipment and portable radio communicationsMust be familiar with Microsoft’s Office Suite
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien 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 policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 04/09/19
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