Maintenance Technician

Germains Seed Technology, a leader in the seed treatment industry, is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Technician to join our outstanding team.  The primary responsibilities of this role will be to work on a wide-range of drying, pelleting and packaging equipment.  There will be routine maintenance and housekeeping duties as well.  This position can be tailored to a candidate’s strength and experience regardless of how light, however, there are a core set of skills/experiences that we are looking for:

  • Automation acumen; actual experience preferred
  • Electrical skills to include electrical troubleshooting of wiring
  • PLC troubleshooting – using PLC’s and other networked diagnostics to repair machinery and install improvements that increase efficiency.
  • Preventative Maintenance – understanding of and experience 
  • Mechanical troubleshooting of equipment:  manufacturing, agriculture or processing equipment preferred

In addition, any or all of the following would be preferred:

  • Electrical design experience
  • Fabrication experience
  • AutoCAD
  • Agricultural experience
  • CMMS Operation
  • Welding experience
  • Rebuilding gearboxes
  • HVAC
  • Servo troubleshooting
  • Dust Collection systems
  • Lean environment
  • Six Sigma environment
  • Education (AA, BS or Trade School Certification) in Electrical Design, Automation, or related

If you feel you have the appropriate combination of skills, education and experience, as well as a strong desire to learn and grow, please send your resume for review.  Please include salary expectations.  This is a regular, full-time position that includes a full-benefits package and competitive wages based on experience.

Location Gilroy, US
Salary Competitive

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