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Ammonia & Utility Technician
Land O'Lakes has been farmer owned since 1921, with over 10,000 employees and $14 Billion in annual sales - The agriculture and food industries are growing fast. So are the opportunities. With a variety of positions available in a lot of different places, we've got just the career for you.
Located in Hicksville, NY, this role is at a Dairy Foods manufacturing facility for Land O'Lakes, creating dairy products that stand for real, simple goodness. We believe there's power in every drop of milk our farmers produce, and by improving production and finding innovative uses for that milk, we add a little good to people's lives.
The Ammonia & Utility Technician reports to the PSM Manager to ensure the smooth daily function of the Ammonia Engine Room and complete system. Ensures all preventative maintenance, work orders and repairs to equipment are complete to the area assigned. Also included are glycol system, cooling towers, condensers, heat exchangers, silos, HVAC, boiler and related equipment. Assist with implementation and development of continuous improvement ideas. Key components of the position will also include assurance of quality and safety practices and facilitation of teamwork and perform tasks intended for maximizing asset reliability, availability, and maximum efficiency specifically related to plant utility systems.
This position ensures the safe and appropriate operation of the utility equipment. Systems and equipment groups that include, but are not limited to: Steam, Anhydrous Ammonia Refrigeration, Heating, Ventilating, air conditioning, sprinkler system, vacuum and compressed air system.
This position also assists in performing work on production/processing Machinery and other mechanical equipment to buildings as directed.
Hours: 9:00pm - 5:30am
•Frequently required to stand and walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools and/or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs and ladders; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, often in cramped positions; talk, hear, feel, and/or smell.
•The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs
This position frequently requires mental demands.
• The ability to read, analyze, and interpret the most complex diagrams, operating manuals or manufacture's specifications.
• The ability to handle multiple tasks and multiple deadlines and work effectively under pressure is critical to this position.
While performing job duties of this position, the employee is exposed to
• Outside weather conditions and or inside temperature (freezers/coolers)
• Extremes; in high noise levels; moderate NH3 (Anhydrous Ammonia)
• Concentrations and confined-space working conditions.
Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including pre- and post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.
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