CHS Inc. Maintenance Technician in Fairmont, Minnesota

10566BRPosting Title:Maintenance TechnicianJob Posting:CHS has an exciting opportunity within our Processing and Food Ingredients Division. We are looking for a Maintenance Technician to do general maintenance throughout the plant. You must be self-motivated, has the desire to learn, and works well with others. You will:

  • Maintain all plant equipment and facilities as needed and as efficiently and timely as possible.

  • Repair and perform preventative maintenance on all equipment to ensure the most efficient operation of the facility.

  • Work with outside contractors in a professional manner to complete jobs in a timely manner.

  • Wear eye protection at all times, wear hearing protection where needed, wear a hard hat for head protection and follow all safety rules.

  • Work with fellow team members in a professional manner and promote a self directed and empowered workforce.

  • Learn to identify problems on equipment and continually monitor equipment while going to and from job sites, and initiate appropriate repair processes.

  • Report all parts used to ensure appropriate inventory of parts and equipment.

  • Maintain all tools issued and monitor them as their own.

  • Complete annual classes as required on Environmental, Health and Safety.

  • Be on-call 24/7.

  • Perform other duties as needed or assigned.

Basic Qualifications: (required)

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Experience troubleshooting equipment, identify and complete appropriate repairs, and implement measures to prevent reoccurring maintenance problems

  • Working knowledge of the operations, control, and functions of equipment and machinery

  • Ability to climb ladders and work at heights up to 120ft

  • Ability to stand, walk, and climb stairs continuously

  • Ability to work in noisy, dusty, and all weather conditions

  • Ability to be on-call 24/7

  • Ability to work extended hours as needed

Preferred Qualifications: (desired)

  • Experience in a food production facility

Auto req ID:10566BRĀ :CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation , 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance. This position will have opportunity for growth.CHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from Canada to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, Disability, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation employer.Minimum Years of Experience Required:0City:FairmontState/Province:Minnesota Minimum Education Required:GED / High School Diploma Employment Status:ACTIVE FULL TIME Career Type:Maintenance