• Maintenance Technician

    Posted: 01/15/2023

    We are Germantown, Wisconsin's newest manufacturing facility located on the border of Richfield and Germantown at W206N12880 Gateway Ct. We specialize in producing veterinarian-researched, freeze-dried pet food and treat products. Our mission is to ensure that we are providing the most nutritionally-dense, thoughtfully-sourced, and practical solutions to pet parents everywhere.

    We’re Looking For A: Maintenance Technician

    * Opportunities are available across 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift and may require some weekend shifts. 

    What You'll Be Doing:

    • Perform preventative maintenance on mechanical systems and machines to include disassembly, cleaning, reassembly and calibration in partnership with the Supervisor, Maintenance
    • Observes and tests the operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose malfunctions, utilizing necessary testing equipment
    • Assist in the planning, coordinating, and implementation of special projects, equipment installation, and routine maintenance
    • Operates newly repaired machinery and equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs completed
    • Examines parts and equipment for defects or excessive wear
    • Records repairs, maintenance, parts and materials used, and order new parts and materials as necessary

    Preferred Qualifications (Note: These are preferred and not required. We strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t tick ALL of these boxes.):

    • High school diploma or GED equivalent
    • 2 years of facilities maintenance experience
    • 2-3 years of mechanical and electrical background
    • Experience working in the pet food or food production industry is preferred
    • Ability to occasionally stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and use hands
    • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds
    • Strong teamwork mentality and eager to work in a team environment

    Our Award-Winning Benefits:

    • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance for no cost on employee-only plans; 75% of premium coverage when enrolling dependents
    • Employee Stock Ownership Plan
    • 401k retirement contribution and company match up to 3.5%
    • 10 days of paid vacation, 6 days of paid sick time
    • UNLIMITED room for growth