PURPOSE OF POSITION: Responsible for reviewing maintenance work orders, scheduling site visits and completing maintenance and repairs of swine facilities and equipment for Iowa Select Farms production sites.
Bilingual: Not required
Education/ Experience: Mechanical mindedness is a necessity. Demonstrate knowledge in general construction methods including plumbing, electrical, carpentry and welding. With advanced electrical knowledge being a plus.
Qualifications: A valid driver’s license and a good driving record is a must for this position.
This person must be able to work with limited or no supervision, so they must have initiative, organization, dependability, and be self-motivated. They will have to troubleshoot a wide variety of mechanical issues, so being mechanically minded is a necessity. This position will require the technician to at times work with other employees so team skills and good communication are important. This person will also need basic computer and smart phone skills.
Physical requirements include the ability to lift up to 75 pounds, climb ladders and to climb over gates up to 48 inches in height as well as pushing, pulling, bending and kneeling. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk and stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, controls, or animals. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and talk or hear. Direct contact with animals may occur, so company bio-security practices must be understood and practiced at all times. The employee must be able to, with or without accommodation, work in all facilities within the scope of the employee’s responsibility.
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For more information, contact Allyson at 641.316.3251.