Maintenance Teammate

Interesting Hands on position for mechanically inclined individual. Well suited for someone who is looking for summer work and has an education focus on skilled trades.

 Position Insight:

  • Assists with the maintenance of our facility.
  • Works well alone or in small groups, on occasion with minimal supervision, and able to carry out OSHA and MIOSHA safety rules and procedures that pertain to the facility and staff.
  • Operates the tractor and forklift.
  • Executes preventive programs to ensure equipment readiness100% of the time and conducting routine immediate repairs.
  • Repairs may include but not limited to the following: fences, lock replacement, golf and shipping cart repair.
  • Constructs and repairs greenhouses, holding areas and lath areas, including installation of greenhouse coverings, irrigation installation and repair, inspections, and cleaning the interior and exterior of company vehicles.
  • Occasionally is required to travel off-site.

Required Education/Knowledge/Skills:

  • GED/High School Diploma or one to two years of experience with maintenance related position.
  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • Must become familiar with the layout of the facility.
  • Understands, embraces, implements and effectively lead concepts of Lean Manufacturing.
  • Must be mechanically inclined, an effective problem solver, and physically strong as it is often required to lift heavy objects.
  • Able to operate power tools and accustom to working with large equipment.
  • Must have the drive and ability to learn new skills.

Company Focus:

  • Hortech – Wholesale nursery selling Earth Friendly plants to landscapers and independent garden centers.
  • LiveRoof – Green roof system manufacturer and sales organization.
  • LiveWall – Green wall manufacturer that provides unique, attractive, and sustainable living walls.
  • Providing high value products for customers.
  • Sustainable business practices.

 Compensation:

Hourly: $9.25 – $11.90, time and half for overtime, and 4% earnings bonus mid-year and year end based on attendance standards and employment status.

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