PURIS is a vertically integrated, non-GMO and organic, plant-based seed, ingredient, and food formulation company committed to changing how the world farms, manufactures, and eats food at a global scale, all powered by American farmers. We are seeking experienced Maintenance Mechanics to perform equipment care, preventive and predictive maintenance, corrective maintenance, troubleshooting, and installation tasks.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with a team of professionals dedicated to driving innovation in the food industry. You will be responsible for ensuring that our equipment is functioning at optimal levels and that production is running smoothly.
The regular schedule is FT days working a Monday thru Saturday rotation, with a paid on-call program. We offer competitive wages and benefits that start the 1st of the month following your hire date, including 100% paid life and short term disability insurance, affordable medical, dental, and vision insurance, a generous PTO package, and a 401K with company match.
To be considered for this position, you should have at least 5 years of applicable industrial maintenance experience, knowledge of machinery fundamentals, and a detailed understanding of general mechanical fundamentals. You should be able to take and give verbal and written instructions, understand and work from complex mechanical and electrical diagrams, drawings, schematics, specifications, and flow diagrams, and complete work assignments correctly and deliver results in an expeditious and professional manner.
Good reading, writing, math, and administrative skills are also required. Moderate skill in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and CMMS is preferred. You should be able to work well independently and be available and willing to work on-call, off shifts, and overtime, as required.
We require a high school diploma or equivalent and knowledge equivalent to two-year Technical School courses in at least one trade, plus journeyman level skills in at least 2 other trades.
Join the MOST INNOVATIVE FOOD COMPANY OF 2021 named by Fast Company Magazine! PURIS brings growers, makers, and eaters together to feed the growing plant-based revolution. We are reimagining what it means to be environmental stewards at every step in the food journey from seed to shelf.
Innovation is in the PURIS DNA. Since 1985, our company’s focus has been feeding people, and as luck would have it, the path to nourishing people mirrors the path to nourishing the planet, itself. And what began as a mission to breed more resilient crops has blossomed into something much greater -- a company taking leaps forward in regenerative agriculture, state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, food security, and global supply chain transparency.
At PURIS, we value integrity, leadership, openness, global vision, adaptability, and partnership. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.
If you're interested in this opportunity, please check out our website (www.puris.com) to learn more or email email@example.com for more info. The hiring process for successful candidates includes successfully completing a team interview, background check, pre-employment physical, and negative drug screen. We E-verify all new hires.