Chore Time Maintenance Technician

4 weeks ago(11/19/2017 11:18 PM)
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Maintenance Technician


This role is located in Milford, Indiana.


Want to be a part of a global, high-tech company that is launching innovative agricultural solutions and experiencing phenomenal growth for themselves and their high performing employees? Enjoy working in an environment where integrity and a passion for success is valued and where people work together to get things done?  


Then, Chore-Time has a place for you!    


Who We Are:


Chore-Time is a division of CTB, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Company, and we are a global organization that is built around a commitment to bringing improved productivity to the poultry industry.  From the feed bins to the fans, you can count on Chore-Time to deliver the best solution. We have a long-standing tradition of demonstrating inspirational leadership through the innovation, development, and enhancement of our products for more than 60 years.   We attribute our success to our company’s ability to engage in the on-going development of technological advancements that meet the ever-changing needs of leading poultry industry producers.  And with these advancements, we are feeding the world with proven poultry production systems and products that are Made to Work. Built to Last. ®   So, as a team member, you will be a strong contributor to our mission in developing new technologies that help feed the world!


Our Vision: Leadership through Innovation®


What We Offer:


  • Exciting innovative, collaborative, and family-oriented work environment with flexible work/life balance schedules
  • Challenging and progressive career development
  • Competitive salaries
  • Profit Sharing, Holiday Bonus & 401k
  • Excellent Comprehensive Health & Wellness programs
  • Best practice PTO policies and paid holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Dependent Scholarship Program
  • Open communication, recognition programs, and team-building events
  • And much more to motivated, results-oriented individuals who want to make a real difference in their community and role!

Specific Responsibilities

What You’ll Do:


As the Maintenance Technician, you will perform general to advanced maintenance to ensure a safe and high-level of operation for all equipment functions.


You’re Accountabilities in the Role:


  • You will maintain a high safety standard throughout the plant – including preventative & predictive maintenance, repairs, and improvements – ensuring all documentation is completed timely and accurately.
  • You will troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, and pneumatic equipment within the facilities – including presses, shears, laser, overhead cranes, electrical systems, as well as air & water lines.
  • You will be responsible for following all plant safety programs as well as identifying general safety issues within the workplace.
  • You will maintain positive relationships with a variety of personnel throughout the company.
  • You will promote and support Lean Initiatives by participating in training and events to foster continuous improvement within the department and cross-functional areas.


Position Requirements:


  • Education: High School Diploma/GED or equivalent factory or maintenance experience; Journeyman’s Card highly preferred
  • Experience: 5+ years of factory and maintenance experience
  • Functional Skills: General to advanced understanding of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, plumbing, carpentry, and HVAC; Ability to work safely on electrical circuits up to 600 VAC; Forklift and overhead crane experience; Working knowledge of safety requirements in the maintenance field; PLC Programming and troubleshooting (RS Logic 500 & 5000) preferred; Welding, plasma cutting, and torch experience preferred; Fundamental understanding of Arc Flash plant requirements
  • Technology Skills: Strong PC skills; Experience with Excel, Word, and maintenance software
  • Leadership/Behaviors: Solid decision maker; pays close attention to detail; ability to prioritize & multi-task; safety-minded; collaborative; solid communicator
  • Culture Match: Even-keeled, someone who works well with a variety of personalities



Other Important Information:     


Wage: Wage is commensurate with proven expertise. 


This position is eligible for bonus & profit sharing!  The compensation will grow as the team member grows!


Reports To:       Maintenance Supervisor


Core Hours:   7:00am – 3:00pm


Typical Work Week:  M-F; some weekends and OT required; 45 hours a week on average


Direct Reports:    None


Travel:   Limited


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