Job Application - Golden Grain Energy LLC

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Maintenance Technician 1



JOB TITLE:  Maintenance Technician 1               FLSA STATUS:   Non-Exempt


SUPERVISOR’S TITLE:  Maintenance Supervisor


General Summary:  Responsible for anticipating, diagnosing and repairing all areas of the facility.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Communicates, coordinates and schedules all repairs and preventive maintenance with plant personnel, ensuring problems and tasks are addressed in a timely manner
  • Communicates with Maintenance Supervisor when parts or outside labor will be needed to complete tasks
  • Remove, install, minor rebuilds, weld, torch, lubricate and clean all equipment associated with the facility and grounds.
  • Performs equipment, instrument and minor electrical work >120volt. as needed
  • Completes tasks assigned by Maintenance Supervisor  as scheduled or on-call basis
  • Utilizes call out log to document priority and need of after hour requests
  • Assists Maintenance Purchasing with inventory management
  • Completes assignments in CMMS, labor hours, parts withdrawals, etc.
  • Ability to understand and utilize Mapcon software on a daily basis
  • Maintains compliance with all city, state and federal regulations
  • Maintains a safe working manner at all times
  • Operates heavy equipment including fork lifts, boom lifts and scissor lifts
  • Operates street sweeper daily throughout the facility and completes appropriate paperwork in accordance with permit regulations
  • Snow removal on a seasonal basis
  • Assists in maintaining the maintenance area such as: cleaning bench and welding table as needed
  • .Thoroughly maintains lawn throughout the facility with mowing and weed control, keeping rail line clear of trees and brush and completes appropriate paperwork to ensure compliance
  • Transports various paperwork from the plant to the office daily
  • Picks up parts for the facility as needed
  • Completes required training and attends additional training as directed by the company
  • Other duties as assigned 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:  Ability to weld, torch, pump alignment, material handling systems, and forklift experience.  Has a general understanding of lockout/tag out (LOTO), confined space entry, hot work, and line break permits. Great communication skills and problem solving. Knowledge of steam systems, reading schematics/P&ID’s preferred.


Education and Experience:  Prior maintenance experience preferred. A.A., B.S. and/or technical education is preferred.


Physical Requirements:  Must have the ability to: lift at least 60 pounds, climb ladders and work at heights of 200 feet and manage confined space entry. Must have the ability to stand or walk for long periods of time. Must be able to qualify for respirator use and wear approved fall protection equipment.


Working Conditions:  Work areas are exposed to all elements of weather, loud noise, and dusty conditions. Must be able to work safely with exposure to chemicals and while working with heavy moving machinery.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee incumbent in this position.  Employee will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.












8am-4pm including on call rotation