Pacific Plug & Liner, the largest perennial grower of young plants, has an exciting opportunity for an energetic and motivating maintenance leader to join our team!
We are hiring a full-time Maintenance Technician 1 to conduct both building and equipment preventive maintenance repairs at our Watsonville facility. ($18.00) Rate of Pay
(Please do not apply if you do not meet the necessary qualifications listed.)
•Perform basic maintenance duties and responsibilities, such as: Installation and maintenance of machines and equipment, emergency unscheduled repairs of equipment as well as scheduled maintenance repairs as directed, preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and facilities as directed by the Manager
•Communicate repair work in progress with manager
•Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to Manager
•Promote a safe work environment, upholding company safety policies and procedures
•Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work
•Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders as required.
•May diagnose basic problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments
•Perform basic electrical, plumbing maintenance and construction functions
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
•Basic skill level in areas such as: mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines, equipment and facilities
•Excellent communication skills, both verbal and in writing, in person, and via phone or radio with all levels of staff
•Bilingual (Spanish) desired, not required
•Must be highly motivated and able to work independently
•Ability to work well with or without direct supervision
•Excellent organizing and planning skill
•High school diploma/GED and one year of maintenance experience preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
•Prior mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, construction, or plumbing experience preferred
•Work indoors and outdoors, in seasonal temperatures and condition
•Willing to work flexible hours, holidays and weekends as required
•Continuously walk, stand, bend, kneel (and remain working below knee-level) as well as reaching overhead, and from side to side for long periods of time
•Must be able to lift and move objects up to 75 pounds consistently with heavier weight necessary at times in an environment that is often hot
•Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties
Pacific Plug & Liner/ Smith Gardens provides equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal or state law.
Job Type: Full-time
•equipment maintenance: 1 - 2 year (Preferred)
Do not contact this company in solicitation of any product or service.