Lead Maintenance/Machine Technician in Marysville, WA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Lead Maintenance/Machine Technician who will join our mulch and soil manufacturing team in Everett, WA.

What you'll do in this role:

  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment across multiple shifts and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Maintains and performs the sites regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
  • Manage and maintain facility’s rolling stock equipment
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Perform a variety of welding fabrication, plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment.
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report and any unusual situations to supervision.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.

What you'll need to be successful:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Ability to use a computer
  • High level of concentration and attention to detail
  • Ability to speak and understand instructions in the English language
  • Ability to read and write English
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Observant, detail oriented and well organized
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment
  • Effective communication skills

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Fitness club reimbursement.

  • Unbelievable 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous holiday and vacation days.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.



  1. Maintenance Jobs
  2. Service Technician Jobs