Sr. Maintenance Operator in Orrville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 7/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scotts Miracle-Gro we think people are like plants....in the right place you will grow and flourish. Are you an advocate of making the world a more beautiful place by inspiring others, championing new ideas and being intellectually curious? Are you not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty?  If so, then we want you as part of our Scotts family...the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden care products! 

We are looking for a Sr. Maintenance Operator who will grow at our Operations Facility in Orrville, OH.

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.

Typical work may include but is not limited to:

  • Performs repair and maintenance on parts of equipment and machines including electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic repairs.
  • Maintain records of jobs performed in order to develop a history of repairs so that preventative maintenance can be performed.
  • 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 & restore/maintain PLC programs
  • All other duties as assigned

The perfect person will have:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Electrical troubleshooting, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic repair required
  • Knowledge of maintenance and safety procedures
  • A minimum of one plus years of production plant experience is preferred.
  • 2-4 years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 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
  • Able to climb ladders and work on their feet for the entire day.
  • Willingness to work mandatory overtime including weekends and holidays.

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! 

COME GROW WITH US, WHERE THE GRASS REALLY IS GREENER! 

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network  

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. 

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard. 

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.