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NESTLE PURINA PETCARE COMPANY Technician Facilities Maintenance - 21003164 in BLOOMFIELD, Missouri

Technician - Facilities MaintenanceJob DescriptionFor thirty years, Nestl Purina has been proud to call St. Joseph, MO home to two facilities, a wet pet food factory and our Nestl Development Center (NDC) dedicated to research and development. The NDC is home to dogs and cats who help us learn, research and better understand the well-being of pets all while enjoying the best quality of life. Located an hour north of Kansas City, the community of 77,000 people is packed with character and a rich history- just like Nestl Purina is. The city was recognized with the All-America City Award, given to communities with citizens who work together to pinpoint and address community-wide challenges and achieve exceptional results.As the Maintenance Technician, you'll be responsible for planning, organizing and performing the necessary functions to maintain the Petcare facility, and/or equipment with minimal supervision.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESPlan, organize and perform required maintenance activities as requiredMaintains process equipment as requiredTroubleshoot electrical problemsMaintain air, steam and water systemsPerform electrical installations as requiredAssist with sourcing and purchasing parts and materials necessary for maintenance activitiesComply with building codes and accepted practices for electrical, plumbing, and HVAC workWorking knowledge of pilot plant equipment and building systemsAdhere to all facility policies concerning safety, security, environmental, food safety and qualityMaintain a safe, clean and sanitary work areaTravel as required for training and project related workSubject to being called in during off-hours on a rotating basis to perform limited emergency repairs if requiredActively participate in cross training, as needed as well as learning new skills required due to technology advancesPractice safety in the work areaAdditional duties as assignedBASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum):High school diploma (or GED) is required3 years minimum applicable experience is requiredExperience with any combination of the following skills; mechanical, electrical and HVAC is requiredBasic computer literacy is requiredGood teamwork, interpersonal, communication organization, and basic math skills are preferredAdvanced training/apprenticeships in one or more of the skilled trades is preferredPLC knowledge and experience is preferredHold a valid 1st class boiler license is preferredIt 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 Nestl Purina. 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. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission--you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestl Purina home.The Nestl Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and look for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.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@purina.nestle.com to notify of us of any needs related to completing the job application.Job: Technician - Facilities MaintenancePrimary Location: St. Joseph, MO USOther Location: United States--Career Area: ProfessionalNestle Purina PetCare Companyhttps://nestleusa.taleo.net/careersection/9/jobdetail.ftl?lang=enandjob=21003164Equal Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity