Maintenance and Millwright Technician (11097)

Job Posted 8/23/2023
CHS Inc.
Canton, MD
United States
Category Farming Jobs
Job Description

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world.  We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world.  Most of our 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.

Join our Team



CHS, Inc. is now hiring for Full Time Maintenance and Millwright Technician in CANTON, SD!


  • Health Insurance (competitively priced – take more of your paycheck home!)

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance (Both company paid + voluntary)

  • Short- & Long-Term Disability Insurance (100% company funded)

  • Accident & Critical Illness Insurance

  • Identity Protection (company funded)

  • Paid Time Off (including vacation, sick, holidays, floating holidays, jury duty, and paid volunteer days!)

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Retirement including 401K with employer match AND a company paid pension

  • Profit Sharing Bonuses


  • Assist in backup for general company maintenance and repair and be available for emergency repairs and assistance on larger projects, including after business hour needs.

  • With limited supervision, maintain machinery, equipment, facilities, or vehicles as needed and as efficiently and timely as possible.

  • Repair and perform preventative maintenance to ensure the most efficient operation.

  • Identify and diagnose problems on equipment and continually monitor equipment while initiating appropriate repair processes.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures, and regulations.

  • Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

  • Inspect parts, replacements, alignment, balancing, installation, and refurbishment on a wide variety of equipment.

  • Coordinate with the supervisor on tasks ranging from simple part replacement, advanced troubleshooting, and preventative/predictive maintenance interventions, ensuring that equipment is properly configured and/or set up.

  • Install, maintain, rebuild, replace parts, equipment, and machinery, and troubleshoot maintenance problems.

  • Must be responsible for learning the companies Lock-out/Tag-out (LOTO) procedures as well as Permit Required Confined Space (PRCS) regulations and make certain they are followed prior to commencing work on any equipment.

  • Perform maintenance planning and scheduling activities to assign equipment work orders.

  • Provide training to less experienced team members.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 2+ Years of experience in Production, Operations, and/or Maintenance

  • Strongly prefer 1+ years’ of Millwright Work Experience

  • Experience troubleshooting issues, identifying, and completing appropriate repairs, and implementing measures to prevent reoccurring maintenance problems

  • Working knowledge of the operations, control, and functions of equipment and machinery

  • Ability to work in extreme heights and confined spaces

  • Ability to work extended hours as needed

  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen

  • Ability to work in noisy, dusty, and all-weather conditions

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


United States