Mechanic - Tyler, Texas in Tyler, TX at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tyler, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/14/2019

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 skilled Maintenance Technician who will join our Scotts Growing Media team in Tyler, Texas.

 

What you’ll do in this role:

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

  • Repair production line equipment including conveyor belts, packaging equipment, grinding equipment and stacking equipment

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

  • Cut and welding, including light steel fabrication

  • Inspects and adjusts equipment 

  • Assist in diagnosing malfunctions in machinery and equipment 

  • Performs maintenance duties or other duties as assigned 

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Work incident and injury free

  • Keep work area clean, orderly, and safe

  • Ability for prolonged and repetitive motions of standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50  lbs

  • Prior relevant maintenance experience

  • Teachable attitude and ability to learn on the job in a fast paced environment 

  • Ability to read numbers, product descriptions, and maintain written records

  • Ability to push button, monitor controls, and perform basic math functions

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

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

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

  • Fitness reimbursement 

  • 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.

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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.

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