Equipment Service Manager Vermont Compost Company
- Date Posted May 15, 2019
- Location Montpelier, VT
- Category Agriculture
- Job Type Full-Time
Vermont Compost Company's primary goal is to provide the highest quality compost and potting soils to growers for organic vegetable and flower production.
After more than twenty years in business, Vermont Compost Company continues to produce consistent mixes professional growers depend on for the health of their plants.
Our customer base is made up of a thriving community of successful growers who consider Vermont Compost Company a valuable resource. Our desire to support organic growers drives our commitment to produce a consistent, high performing potting soil.Job Description The Equipment Service Manager must have excellent communication and organization, with a working knowledge of, or an interest in, biofuels and non-toxic fluids, combined with experience in heavy machinery maintenance and repairs. This individual does not need to know how to repair everything, so it is important that they know when to utilize a sub-contracted mechanic.
❏ Perform or oversee all equipment maintenance and repairs
❏ Maintain service logs for all equipment
❏ Complete fluid changes and fluid samples as scheduled
❏ Ensure inventories of all fluids and replacement parts are adequate
❏ Provide General Manager and other relevant staff with regular status updates on all equipment
❏ Maintain healthy relationships with equipment shops we work with
For an interested candidate, there will also be opportunity for machinery operation and learning about composting processes.
The specifics of this opportunity can vary based on an applicant’s skillset. A skilled mechanic may be performing most repair and maintenance tasks on their own, while an applicant that may not have the same technical ability may just coordinate the completion of more complex maintenance and repair tasks, providing more opportunity for other duties.
Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays, and personal days, 3% matching IRA, partial health insurance reimbursement, boot stipend. Compensation this position is PAID: hourly, varies DOE, $15.00 - $25.00 How to apply Please click here to sign in and view application details.
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