Maintenance Mechanic- Greenhouse in Carpinteria, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/4/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Direct Hire
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    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    805-560-8658 x21305

Job Description

Great Perm Job Opportunity in the Agriculture Industry in Carpinteria CA. Great Company and great opportunity for growth! 

Call Ida at 805-636-9049 or email your resume to 

The Greenhouse Maintenance Mechanic will be required to; 

Follow up on maintenance strategies, procedures and methods as follows. 
• Continuous improvement and administration of PM programs for all equipment. 
• Keep a log of maintenance performed.
• Perform analysis to determine the root cause of equipment failures.
• Monitor greenhouse software and ensure all programming is accurate and interfacing with hardware.
• Check alarms on all irrigation, heating, cooling, and dosing equipment in the greenhouse.
• Report daily to the Lead Mechanic regarding the work and projects.
• Conduct meetings with the maintenance staff and growing team to train them.
• Control and track maintenance inventory (tools and equipment).
• Participate in maintenance meetings (Fridays) when the topics include greenhouse systems, projects, maintenance issues, etc..
• Inspect equipment and conduct routine maintenance regularly.
• Provide technical support and training on new equipment.

Skills & Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Courses or equivalent in experience.  
• Proven work experience as a Maintenance Mechanic.
• Agriculture industry experience is a plus.
• Advanced knowledge of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and heating systems.
• Ability to read system schematics.
• Advanced troubleshooting skills.
• Understanding of safety and equipment procedures.
• Good communication and training skills.
• Spanish skills are required, bi-lingual is a plus.

Hours and Availability

  • This is a full-time position
  • This is a hourly position
  • This is an on-site position
  • Hours: M-F: 7am - 4:30pm and Saturdays from 7am - 11am 

What's In It For You

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 401k
  • Paid Time Off
  • Growth Opportunities
  • Great company culture

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer