Maintenance Mechanic in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/27/2020

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 Maintenance Mechanic who will grow at our Operations Facility in Marysville, Ohio.

Performs maintenance duties as assigned. Troubleshoots and performs repair and maintenance on parts of equipment including mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic repairs. May perform or assist in the installation of machinery and equipment.

The Plant Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining all industrial equipment at the plant site. This includes installing/repairing mechanical piping, rotating equipment, fabricating and welding. The individual must be able to demonstrate proficiency in pump rebuilding, equipment alignment, pipeline welding and troubleshooting complex mechanical systems

The perfect person will have:

Work incident and injury free.
Repair production line equipment including conveyor belts, packaging equipment and stacking equipment..
Cut and welding, including light steel fabrication.
Install/repair HDPE, FRP and Steel pipe lines.
Troubleshoot various mechanical equipment and piping systems to determine the root cause of equipment failures.
Operate forklift and man lifts.
Shift work may be required.
Completes any other tasks as needed or as directed by management.
Position entails prolonged and repetitive motion of standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity
Ability to lift a minimum of 75 lbs.
Some other nice to have’s:

Three (3) years minimum industrial experience as a Mechanic or in a related role.
Ability to properly tension belt drive systems.
Able to pass all positions for CS flat plate welding.
One (1) year minimum experience troubleshooting maintenance issues on conveyors, packaging equipment and stacking equipment.
Prior experience installing roller, ball and antifriction bearings.
Prior lubrication experience (ultra sonic lubrication, pressurized oil systems, sampling gearboxes).
Prior electrical experience
HS/GED, required.
Graduate from an applicable certified apprentice program or company approved mechanical training program.
Valid Driver’s License and a good driving record are required in order to drive company vehicles on property.
What we do for our associates (just to list a few cool ones):

Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage with wellness incentive program.
Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchase program.
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 vacation policy!

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

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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.