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Maintenance Technician

Nestle Purina Petcare

Nestle Purina Petcare

St Joseph, MO, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Position Summary

Our Nestlé Development Center (NDC) in St. Joseph, MO is home to dogs and cats who help us learn and better understand the well-being of pets and promote the human animal bond. When you join us, you'll work to ensure our pets have the best quality of care while participating in cutting edge pet food research. Research that contributes to innovative, first to market dietary solutions as well as trusted all life stage pet food. Our center is located near the metropolitan area of Kansas City, within 30 minutes of the Kansas City International airport. St. Joseph is a tight-knit, rural community packed with character, still within commuting distance to the city thus, providing many residential opportunities.

As a Maintenance Technician for our Nestlé Development Center (NDC), you’ll be responsible for planning, organizing, and performing the necessary maintenance functions to maintain the facility and/or equipment with minimal supervision.

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, including inspections, repairs, and troubleshooting of equipment and systems
  • Conduct preventive maintenance activities to minimize downtime and ensure optimal performance of machinery, HVAC systems, plumbing, electrical systems, and other facility component
  • Respond promptly to maintenance requests and prioritize tasks based on urgency and impact on operation
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including work orders, repairs, and equipment history
  • Assist in the installation and commissioning of new equipment and systems, ensuring proper functionality and adherence to specifications
  • Monitor inventory levels of spare parts and equipment, and coordinate with suppliers for timely procurement
  • Adhere to maintenance schedules and follow established procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirement
  • Continuously identify opportunities for process improvement and efficiency enhancement in maintenance operations

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience with troubleshooting/repairs of mechanical, electrical, and/or plumbing systems
  • 1+ years of building maintenance experience in a commercial or industrial work environment

Other

  • 1+ years of experience working with single & three phase electricity and power distribution systems up to 480 volts is preferred
  • Must be able to perform the physical requirements necessary, such as lifting and carrying up to 50+ pounds, to meet the expectations of job assignments

The approximate pay range for this position is $51,000.00 to $65,000.00. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including but not limited to background, knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as geographic location of the position. Nestlé offers performance-based incentives and a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k with Company match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits. Incentives and/or benefit packages may vary depending on the position. Learn more at About Us | Making an Impact | Nestle Careers (nestlejobs.com).

REQUISITION ID
306168

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer* seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467

*Note: Nespresso is not a federal contractor and does not maintain affirmative action programs

Review our applicant privacy notice before applying at https://www.nestlejobs.com/privacy

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Position Summary

Our Nestlé Development Center (NDC) in St. Joseph, MO is home to dogs and cats who help us learn and better understand the well-being of pets and promote the human animal bond. When you join us, you'll work to ensure our pets have the best quality of care while participating in cutting edge pet food research. Research that contributes to innovative, first to market dietary solutions as well as trusted all life stage pet food. Our center is located near the metropolitan area of Kansas City, within 30 minutes of the Kansas City International airport. St. Joseph is a tight-knit, rural community packed with character, still within commuting distance to the city thus, providing many residential opportunities.

As a Maintenance Technician for our Nestlé Development Center (NDC), you’ll be responsible for planning, organizing, and performing the necessary maintenance functions to maintain the facility and/or equipment with minimal supervision.

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, including inspections, repairs, and troubleshooting of equipment and systems
  • Conduct preventive maintenance activities to minimize downtime and ensure optimal performance of machinery, HVAC systems, plumbing, electrical systems, and other facility component
  • Respond promptly to maintenance requests and prioritize tasks based on urgency and impact on operation
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including work orders, repairs, and equipment history
  • Assist in the installation and commissioning of new equipment and systems, ensuring proper functionality and adherence to specifications
  • Monitor inventory levels of spare parts and equipment, and coordinate with suppliers for timely procurement
  • Adhere to maintenance schedules and follow established procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirement
  • Continuously identify opportunities for process improvement and efficiency enhancement in maintenance operations

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience with troubleshooting/repairs of mechanical, electrical, and/or plumbing systems
  • 1+ years of building maintenance experience in a commercial or industrial work environment

Other

  • 1+ years of experience working with single & three phase electricity and power distribution systems up to 480 volts is preferred
  • Must be able to perform the physical requirements necessary, such as lifting and carrying up to 50+ pounds, to meet the expectations of job assignments

The approximate pay range for this position is $51,000.00 to $65,000.00. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including but not limited to background, knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as geographic location of the position. Nestlé offers performance-based incentives and a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k with Company match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits. Incentives and/or benefit packages may vary depending on the position. Learn more at About Us | Making an Impact | Nestle Careers (nestlejobs.com).

REQUISITION ID
306168

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer* seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467

*Note: Nespresso is not a federal contractor and does not maintain affirmative action programs

Review our applicant privacy notice before applying at https://www.nestlejobs.com/privacy

St. Joseph, MO, US, 64503

St. Joseph, MO, US, 64503


Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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