Maintenance Mechanic in Waverly, VA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Maintenance Mechanic

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands. Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

Job Description

Performs maintenance duties as assigned.  The duties listed under work performed are not all inclusive and are only intended to indicate what may be expected.  Maintains a safe working environment according to company policy at all times.

Duties and Responsibilities of a Maintenance Mechanic

  • Performs repair and maintenance on parts of equipment and machines including electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic repairs.

  • May maintain records of jobs performed in order to develop a history of repairs so that preventative maintenance can be performed.

  • May perform or assist in the installation of machinery and equipment.

  • Assists workers in diagnosing malfunctions in machinery and equipment.

  • Keeps work area clean, orderly and safe.

  • Inspects and adjusts equipment.

Qualification Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Electrical troubleshooting, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic repair experience helpful.

  • Knowledge of maintenance and safety procedures, and some of loading and order picking procedures.

  • A minimum of one plus years of production plant experience is preferred.

  • May be required to have own set of tools.

Skills and Abilities

Able to identify all materials used, detail oriented, follow safe practices and procedures, ability to read English and or follow directions, able to work in a dusty environment, hot/cold/ rainy weather, lift 50 pounds, and be able to climb ladders and work on their feet for the entire day. Willingness to work mandatory overtime including weekends and holidays.


Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

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. For information on how to become an approved vendor please see our Third Party Agency notification on our career portal.


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