COMPANY: Legacy Farmers Cooperative
HIRING MANAGER: Lisa Christman
LOCATION: Fostoria, OH
Responsible for maintaining, repairing and problem-solving facility and its mechanical equipment while following OHSA guidelines to provide a safe working environment to all employees. Will be required to help the Grain Facility Associates complete tasks as needed.
Essential Functions of the Job:
Effectively and safely operate standard maintenance tools such as power tools, basic hand tools and basic welding equipment.
Maintain and repair facility equipment and machinery such as belt conveyors, grain legs, hydraulics, carpentry work, welding/fabricating, vehicle maintenance and some electrical.
Locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation, listening for problems and using precision measuring and testing instruments.
Responsible for preventive maintenance program of the facility including logging of PMs completed electronically.
Follow OHSA safety rules and regulations as well as Legacy’s policies and procedures. Help to develop proper safety techniques.
Assist the Grain Facility Associates in completing tasks such as housekeeping, railcar loading and harvest operations.
Work with the Branch Manager to operate the facility to the best of its efficiency while being financially responsible and suggest improvements/repairs that need to be made.
High school degree or equivalent, with additional skilled labor/maintenance background
Proof of and maintaining a safe driving record is a condition of employment and will be certified and monitored by LFC’s insurance provider
Ability to work independently and as a team to complete projects
Possesses flexibility and adaptability in meeting constraints and demands
Ability to read and follow detailed directions
Basic computer skills
Position requires a full range of body motion including bending, squatting and twisting, must be able to lift up to 75 lbs and reach with hands and arms above shoulders.
Miscellaneous Information & Preferred Experience:
Standard work week is Monday through Friday; needs of the business during harvest will dictate exceptions to this standard; no over night travel
Applicants agree to be drug tested as a condition of employment and will not be hired should he/she fail to produce a negative test
Ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical schematics as well as blue prints
Other duties as assigned
We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.