At Scotts Miracle-Gro we think people are like plants....in the right place you will grow and flourish. Are you an advocate of making the world a more beautiful place by inspiring others, championing new ideas and being intellectually curious?
Are you not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty? If so, then we want you as part of our Scotts family!
We are looking for a Maintenance Mechanic who will grow at our Operations Facility in Temecula, CA. To troubleshoot and repair of electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical failures; performs preventive maintenance and inspection on production machines and equipment according to a scheduled system while maintaining a clean, safe working environment.
Typical work may include but is not limited to: Working with injection molding equipment, flywheel, pneumatic systems and hydraulic presses or assembly equipment, troubleshoots production machinery and equipment for electrical and mechanical malfunctions. Assists in the teardown and rebuild of an injection-molding machine.
Performs scheduled preventive maintenance tasks and periodic inspections on production machinery and equipment. Lubricates and cleans parts. Adjusts devices positions and controls.
Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements. Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections. Troubleshoots mechanical failures.
Repairs or places defective parts. Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts. Installs parts into devices.
Starts devices to determine their performance. Maintains spare parts inventory. Orders parts.
Computer work as workload dictates. Keeps an accurate record of work performed. Performs other routine duties as necessary.
Keeps work areas clear and free of debris. Adheres to safety rules and ergonomic practices. The perfect person will have:
High School Diploma or Equivalent 3-5 years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment. Must have knowledge of injection molding equipment, flywheel and hydraulic presses or assembly equipment. Must have basic computer skills, PLC programming, ladder logic, hydraulics and pneumatics aptitude.
Must read and interpret Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Electrical schematics. Mechanical troubleshooting skills, electrical troubleshooting skills. Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds on as needed basis.
Must be able to stand, sit, walk, stoop and bend for extended periods of time. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment. Must be able to work the required shift.
Must be able to work overtime. Must own necessary tools. What we do for our associates (just to list a few cool ones): Offer extremely competitive benefits including:
Health, Dental and Vision coverage with wellness incentive program. Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchase program. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups:
Scotts Women's Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals. Generous vacation policy!
COME GROW WITH US, WHERE THE GRASS REALLY IS GREENER!
Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it's like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.
The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.
Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.
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