Facility Maintenance Technician

Good Day Farm Louisiana
Ruston, LA 71227
United States
Job Description

The Facility Maintenance Technician performs a variety of routine and skilled tasks involving general maintenance of Good Day Farms facilities, equipment, and grounds.

Experience, Qualifications, and Knowledge:

  • Experience with electrical, HVAC systems, and refrigeration systems
  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to troubleshoot electrical and mechanical systems
  • Knowledge of basic machine operations
  • Knowledge of three-phase motors and controls up to 480 volts
  • Knowledge of the use and care of commonly used equipment and tools
  • Ability to perform manual labor outdoors in temperature extremes for extended periods of time
  • Depending on assignment, duties may include making routine plumbing repairs, replacing lighting, and making electrical related repairs
  • performing preventive maintenance on heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems
  • Employees may work independently on routine recurring assignments or assist another worker in performing more complex tasks
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees
  • Learns and performs assigned tasks quickly and correctly through on-the-job training and learns safety regulations and practices safety precautions
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Specific duties performed may vary by assignment
  • Familiar with basic computer software
  • Read and interpret blueprints and machine manuals
  • Comprehends written materials. Understands and interprets blueprints and schematic drawings to assist in making plumbing and electrical repairs
  • Employees are required to use Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety procedures, and appropriate equipment in completing assignments
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Post-secondary trade or vocational school preferred; equivalent experience considered in lieu of formal education
  • Minimum of three years experience with mechanical responsibilities

Specific statements of duties not included does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.