• Maintenance Mechanic

    Job Locations US-MT-Billings
    Posted Date 4 months ago(10/22/2019 12:38 PM)
    System ID
    Job Category
    Manufacturing, Operations & Trades
    Business Unit
    Retail - Nutrien Ag Solutions
    Number of Positions (Vacancies)
  • Job Description

    Maintenance Mechanic – Billings, MT

    At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

    Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.

    We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

    Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

    Plant Information:

    Located in Billings, Montana, the plant produces approximately 5 million gallons of liquid herbicide annually. The plant employs 35 people with roles in operations, maintenance, environmental compliance, QC laboratory, warehouse, rail/truck loading, office staff and site leadership.



    As a member of the Maintenance Team, the Maintenance Mechanic monitors, troubleshoots and repairs plant process equipment and building equipment to support continuous improvement in plant reliability. The Maintenance Mechanic is also actively engaged in the plant safety program, environmental stewardship program, and waste minimization efforts.


    What you will do:

    • Participate in the plant safety programs such as Near Miss Reporting, Work Hazard Assessment Tool, and Commitment to Zero
    • Support the facility’s obligations to environmental stewardship and waste minimization
    • Execute plant maintenance with an appropriate sense of urgency to maximize production
    • Utilize the EAM CMMS to document maintenance work order history
    • Complete maintenance on plumbing and HVAC systems
    • Perform training on new and current equipment use for operators
    • Engage in plants day to day activities finding ways to help increase efficiencies in both packaging and formulation units
    • Accomplish laser alignment on new and current rotating equipment
    • Conduct maintenance on new and current equipment utilizing equipment manuals and resources available
    • Carry out building maintenance and attend classes to expand the facilities capacity to optimize facilities overall reliability
    • Operating forklift, man lift, scissor lift, telehandler, skid steer & tractors
    • All duties as assigned

    What you will bring:

    • High school diploma/GED required, vocational training in a technical trade considered a plus
    • A valid driver license and dependable transportation
    • At least two years of plant maintenance experience
    • Able to work in a fast -paced team environment
    • Plumbing and pipefitting with maintenance and troubleshooting
    • Able to read and understand process flow diagrams (PFD) and piping and instrument drawings (P&ID)
    • Experience
    • Nondestructive testing such as dye penetrant, magnetic particle and ultrasonic thickness testing
    • Vibration analysis of rotating equipment
    • Pump & pump seal repair
    • Electrical and/or instrumentation troubleshooting and repair
    • Automotive and Forklift repair
    • Use of a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) to enter work order hours, PM findings etc.
    • Experience with laser alignment of rotating equipment including pumps, fans, and compressors.
    • Experience conducting predictive/preventive maintenance work (PM’s) on chemical process equipment, rotating equipment, and machinery
    • Experience troubleshooting and repairing packaging line equipment
    • Experience installing, troubleshooting and rebuilding centrifugal and positive displacement pumps
    • Experience operating forklift, picker, telehandler, skid steer
    • Basic building structural repair and maintenance
    • Able to read construction/fabrication blueprints and other drawings

    Are you a good match? Apply today!

    Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

    This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check, and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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