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Prairie Aquatech LLC Maintenance Technician in Volga, South Dakota

Prairie AquaTech Manufacturing, LLC is an animal health and nutrition company focused on upgrading plant-based meals into a high-quality protein, for use in food animal diets. The Maintenance Technician will play a vital role in a growing, fast-paced, product development-focused environment and offer support to manufacturing operations, technology, and systems engineering. The Maintenance Technician will work closely with other team members to improve production facilities, reduce the incidence of equipment breakdown and develop strategies to improve overall reliability and plant safety, personnel and production processes. This position will report to the Maintenance Lead.Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:Ensure facility efficiency and workplace safetyDesign equipment maintenance strategies, procedures and methodsResponsible for continuous running of equipment and machinery; troubleshoot any equipment issuesDiagnose and troubleshoot any breakdown problemsDevelop and maintain an accurate bench stock and spare parts inventoryAnticipate, predict, record and report production maintenance issuesCarry out quality inspections based on scheduleMonitor and control maintenance costsQualifications:2-3 years' experience in a maintenance fieldCompletion of mechanical, electrical or electrical technical school training preferredStrong technical and troubleshooting abilitiesExperience in mechanical assembly, electrical assembly and equipment maintenanceExperience with repair of electronics or instrumentationFabrication experience desirableJob Location: Prairie AquaTech, Volga, SDCompensation: Pay based on experience and educationFor more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.