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Mountrain Prairie - Maintenance Technician I
at Hormel Foods
Job Reference #: 5000532608006
Maintenance Technician I - Las Animas, Co.
Maintenance Technician is a position that provides technical support to the Environment and Maintenance function for the Mountain Prairie system.
The work schedule for this position is 5 days on 2 days off, determined by the manager. Start time is 6:00 am. and end time is whenever the job is done for the day (varies).
*MANDATORY SHOWER UPON ENTRY AND UPON LEAVING THE FARM UNITS*
The person in this position:
- Must have strong mechanical knowledge and ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
- Must posses the ability to work in a fast paced environment without direct supervisor.
- Must have knowledge of small motors and pumps.
- Must have knowledge of electrical systems and general plumbing.
- Must have the ability to climb structures and safety work around water.
- Must have the ability to operate heavy equipment.
- General welding skills a plus.
- Must be a systematic person who pays attention to detail.
- Must be a dependable individual who is willing to be on call.
- Must have a valid drivers license.
- Must be willing to obtain a valid Class A Commercial Drivers License.
- Repair and maintenance of effluent system components, incldu9ing effluent pumps, recycle lines, flush and pull-plug systems.
- Cleaning effluent systems with acid and water jetter.
- Daily inspection of effluent systems.
- Removal of dead stock from production sites on a routine, timely basis,.
- Complete and maintain records as needed.
- Effluent monitoring and sampling.
- Effluent transfers.
- Solids and feed wastage clean-ups.
- Maintains company required maintenance records for identified equipment, installations, preventative maintenance, repair of pump motors and various electrical equipment.
- Working knowledge of recycle systems.
- Maintain grounds in a manner that will prevent erosion, control vectors, allow storm water to drain, and maintain a good appearance of all facilities.
- Perform equipment inspections.
- Other duties as assigned.
*Description not all inclusive*