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Company: Dan Schantz Farm & Greenhouses Llc
Location: Pipersville
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Dan Schantz Farm & Greenhouses continues on its mission to grow the world's finest flowers and fall ornamentals! We do so by valuing our employees and customers and being dedicated to ensuring the safety of all. We are currently looking for an experienced and reliable INDUSTRIAL MECHANIC to join our team at our commercial greenhouse facility located at 6071 Durham Road, Pipersville, PA 18947. This is a full-time, year-round position. Work hours are generally Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3:30 pm. Flexibility with work hours is required. You will be working with another Industrial Mechanic to coordinate your work schedule and tasks to ensure proper maintenance of the equipment and facility. Some nights and weekends may be needed in order to maintain production operations. Please review the details below and apply today if it sounds like a fit for you. We look forward to hearing from you. DUTIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):

  • Maintain and repair all greenhouse production equipment, including soil machines, assembly line conveyor systems, rolling tables
  • Maintain and repair all greenhouse irrigation equipment, including watering booms, echo watering systems, as well as the plumbing related to such units
  • Troubleshoot issues with circuit board and PLC
  • Keep gas-fired boilers operational through cold weather season
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks and pre-season inspections on all machinery
  • Ensure OSHA standards for safety precautions and compliance are met
  • Secure all tools, power tools, parts, welding and maintenance equipment in locked storage area
  • Order parts and materials as needed QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED:
    • Experience with conveyors, bearings, boilers, hydraulics, DC drives, minor PLC
    • Knowledge of basic electrical and general industrial maintenance as well as OSHA standards
    • Willing to learn maintenance tasks specific to a commercial greenhouse facility
    • Personal tools are not necessary, but would be a plus
    • Able to follow direction and work well with others
    • Good communication skills and able to read & write English
    • OSHA certification helpful PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
      • Be on your feet for 8+ hours each day
      • Lift, carry, and move 50+ pounds
      • Work in a greenhouse environment with varying temperatures, noise levels, dirt, dust and other possible allergens BENEFITS AVAILABLE:
        • Health insurance, including several medical, dental and vision plans from which to choose
        • Life and supplemental insurance plans, such as short-term disability and accident coverage
        • 401(k)/profit sharing plan and financial advisory services
        • Generous employee discount

Keywords: Dan Schantz Farm & Greenhouses Llc, Bethlehem , INDUSTRIAL MECHANIC, Engineering , Pipersville, Pennsylvania

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