Operation, Sr. Maintenance in Waverly, VA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/27/2019

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 Maintenance Mechanics who will grow at our Waverly, VA location.
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.

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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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