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Job Title: Technician, Maintenance
Location: Marston, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Food & Beverage Products and Processing
Career Type: Technician
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Technician, Maintenance - (New Madrid, Missouri, 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.
This position reports to the Maintenance Planning & Scheduling Supervisor.
What you will do:
  • Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by following Nutrien, OSHA guidelines
  • Conduct inspections and perform equipment repairs on rollers, conveyors, screens, switches, and chemical processing components
  • Maintain all processing components
  • Use proper Personal Protection Equipment such as safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, face shield, flash suites, and personal environmental monitors
  • Assist in completing safe work permits tasks by confirming proper PPE is used, proper safety procedures are followed, lock out tag out completed, and barricades are in place before work begins
  • Install new parts and production components such as bearing, seals, pumps, motors shafts, rollers, pulleys, and belts
  • Use hand and power tools to complete job tasks by making the proper selection of a tool to complete assignment
  • Work in teams by completing assignment to minimize down-time
  • Use pipe fitting and bolting up flanges by using proper techniques and tools to complete this e task
  • Tear down and install processing components during a 10-hour shift
  • Complete hot work permitted tasks by acting as a fire watch, barricading access, fire control, and checking air quality
  • Complete confine space permit tasks by setting up ventilation fans, monitor air quality, and performing as an entrant and attendant duties
  • Install components such as pumps, compressors, drivers, conveyors, boilers, piping, and valves
  • Assist with PM task during down days by following PM check sheet and signing off to indicate tasks have been completed, forwards to supervisor for review
  • Utilize consumable supplies during repair activities to ensure they are used in the most cost-effective manner
  • Check the condition of rotating components by inspecting bearings, blades and fan belts, and report details to supervisor to schedule repairs
  • Troubleshoot work-related problems by using established work methods to isolate concerns, and then uses proven repair techniques and best practice to complete work tasks
  • Housekeeping for an assigned area by cleaning area prior to job completion, and turn in completed paperwork indicating area is clean
  • Use schematics, diagrams, repair manuals, and blueprints to locate and repair equipment and production components
  • Assist electrician to complete assigned tasks
  • Assist in fabricating metal production components by using cutting torch and welding equipment
  • Assist in rigging process components for removal and installation by following proper rigging techniques to complete tasks
  • Read daily job activities and scope of job to determine tools necessary to complete tasks, follows up on job package and reviews changes with supervisor
  • Conduct daily inspections of mobile equipment by using the mobile equipment checklist before using the equipment
What you will bring:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years experience in an industrial setting or certificate from a technical school is preferred
  • 2+ years of forklift and front-end loader experience preferred
  • 2+ years of experience or training in making repairs on typical chemical processing equipment preferred
  • Ability to work in a safety-first mentality facility
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment exam and drug screening
  • Welding and fabrication Experience is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Planning, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to work with little or no immediate supervision
  • Ability to talk and give instructions to others while focusing on the primary task of safely conducting repair
  • Ability to handle conflicting situations and task assignment changes may be needed when dealing with production concerns
  • Quick reaction time and creative thinking skills are requirements on the job
  • Ability to work in different bending positions
  • Ability to work safely in high places and around hazardous equipment
  • Constant attention to details during the daily production process to prevent upsets 
  • Reliability, responsiveness, and dependability. It also requires being careful about details and thorough in completing work tasks
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: 01/19/21
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