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Land O'Lakes Inc. Industrial Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift - R-12258 in Henderson, Colorado

Join boundless thinkers from all walks of life working together to feed theworld. Take pride in working with powerful brands, including Purina AnimalNutrition, Nutra Blend, WinField United, Vermont Creamery,KozyShack, and more.You'll join a global team committed to everything from the seeds that gointo the ground, to the technology that improves crop yields andsustainability, to the nutrition that animals need, to marketing the finalproduct.Industrial Maintenance Technician - 3rd ShiftThis role is part of our Purina Animal Nutrition business helping our networkof local cooperatives, independent dealers and other large retailers serveproducers, and animal owners throughout the United States. Through industry-leading RandD and committed partnerships, we innovate the nutritionproducts and practices that unlock the full potential of every animal for ahealthier, more productive life. The Maintenance Technician is responsiblefor monitoring, troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining plantprocessing, facility and support equipment. This position is critical to thesafe and efficient operation of the facility.HOURS:3rd Shift - (730pm - 5:30am)WAGE:$29.75/ hour$1000 Sign-on bonus, half paid on start and the other half paid after sixmonthsBENFITS:As a full time employee you will receive a wide range of benefits for you andyour dependents:3 medical plan choices i ncluding HSA plan optionsVision and dental planCompany paid Life, ADandD, short-term and long-term disability, parentalleave, caregiver leave and emergency leave401(k) plan with company match and additional automatic contributionregardless of participationPaid Time Off, Paid Holidays and Employee Assistance ProgramWellness program focused on Physical, Financial and Emotional Health withopportunity for cash incentivesEDUCATION:High School Diploma or GED. Associate or Technical Degree preferred.REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:2+ years of experience in industrial manufacturing maintenanceExperience with several of the following: basic electrical systems,compressors, welding, conveyers, gearing, hydraulics, packaging,PLC, fabrication, pneumatics, preventive maintenance, and pumps.Prior diagnostic, troubleshooting, and preventative maintenance experienceWorking knowledge of Programmable Logic Control (PLC)MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Ensures a safe working environment for self and others while performingassigned tasks18 years or olderSome experience with mechanical systems, utilizing product manuals,troubleshooting mechanical breakdowns, and reading mechanical drawings.Basic computer skillsAble to work in a fast-paced environmentAbility to effectively work and communicate with a variety of people,supervisors, employees and departmentsAbility to be flexible in work performed and scheduleSelf-reliant and able to accurately work under limited supervisionCustomer focused and able to work in a collaborative teamAdhere to all standard operating procedures (SOPs)Ability to read, write, comprehend, follow verbal and writteninstructions and possess basic mathematical skillsPossesses higher level mechanical aptitude with abilities in many of areas ofskills such as: basic electrical, compressors, welding, conveyors,gearing, hydraulics, packaging, robotics, PLC, fabrication,pneumatics, pumps, preventative maintenance.Experience with mechanical systems, utilizing product manuals,troubleshooting mechanical breakdowns, and reading mechanical drawings.PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:Previous experience in a high-speed industrial work environment, feed millsespecially helpful.ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:Working in a manufacturing or warehouse environment, you will be walking,standing and engaging in movement throughout the day, and occasionally tofrequently be required to lift items weighing up to 50 lbs. Due to a largevariety of job duties (both routine and non-routine), certain dutiesalso may involve, a variety of physical activities including bending,lifting, stooping, turning, twisting, pushing, pulling, raisingarms abov