Greenhouse Facilities Maintenance Technician


HireHorticulture.com
Weston, MA
United States

Category
Industry
Horticulture
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Pay
To $40.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Primary Responsibility

Large wholesale growing operation has an immediate opening for a full time Greenhouse Maintenance Technician. We are looking for some general experience with plumbing, electrical systems, basic mechanical systems and computer control.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

·         Maintenance irrigation/plumbing systems

·         Assists in maintaining greenhouse mechanical and electrical systems

·         Assists in monitoring, troubleshooting and maintaining greenhouse control systems

·         Performs general labor tasks to maintain and keep the facility up and running

·         Occasionally operates farm equipment (tractors, forklifts)


 
Job Requirements

Skills and Qualifications

• Electrical knowledge and experience including with motor controls

• Plumbing and irrigation systems

• Some experience working in a greenhouse a plus

• Bilingual Spanish/English a plus

• Collaborative work style a must

Physical requirements

• Ability to lift up to 40 pounds unassisted

• Ability to stand and walk and bend for large portion of assigned shift

• Ability to work outside in all types of weather