Farmers Union Industries, LLC, also known as FUI, is a leading agricultural-based manufacturing company headquartered in Redwood Falls, MN. FUI is a premier provider of specialized products, providing superior value and services to our members and customers. Our current operations include Central Bi-Products, Northland Choice, Midwest Grease, Artex Manufacturing, Redwood Farms Meat Processors, and Performance Pet Products. Please visit our website at fuillc.com to learn more!

 

Performance Pet, located in Mitchell, SD, is home to the innovators and formulators who turn the desire for leaner, tastier, healthier or otherwise better pet food into an actual product on the shelves. Everything we do is custom-made for every customer, and we're the only canner to do so. Learn more about what we do at performancepet.net/.

 

We are actively seeking mechanically-inclined individuals to join our new weekend shift in Mitchell, SD! We offer a starting base wage of $19.25/Hr., scheduled pay increases, and a complete benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays, a paid birthday holiday, an impressive 401K match, and much more!

 

Schedule: Friday-Sunday, 5:30am to 6:00pm (get paid for 40 hours!)

 

Submit an application today to start your next fulfilling career with Performance Pet Products! And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn!

 

Areas of Accountability

 

All areas of accountability to be delivered in a manner that aligns with the values and business strategy of Farmers Union Industries.

 

Equipment Maintenance & Equipment Installation

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

Work safely following all company safety policies, practices, procedures and improvement initiatives

 

Comply with all regulatory compliance requirements regarding environmental, and food/feed safety

 

Read and understand warnings, manuals and wiring schematics

 

Maintain, repair, and install plant equipment to OEM standards

 

Perform routine preventative equipment monitoring, troubleshooting, and service to ensure reliability and equipment uptime

 

Maintain a clean work environment to ensure safety and product quality

 

Communicate any accidents, threats, downtime, or cost-saving measures to the shift supervisor

 

Assist other production and maintenance personnel as needed or requested

 

Situations may arise that require employees to temporarily or permanently assume responsibility for tasks not specifically outlined in this job description. Employees may be requested to work additional hours and/or accommodate a heavier than normal work load.

 

Qualifications

 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED), preferred

 

1-3 years’ experience working on mechanical equipment in a manufacturing environment

 

Boiler experience/certification, desired

 

HVAC/Refrigeration experience/certification, desired

 

Experience in food/feed production, desired

 

Mechanically inclined and troubleshooting abilities

 

Ability to lift and/or carry up to 60 pounds

 

Ability to stand and/or move on feet for up to 12 hours per day, longer if required due to projects or breakdowns

 

Constant bending, lift, turning and/or twisting

 

Ability to operate welders, torches, and cutters

 

Ability operate bobcats, forklifts, tractors, trucks and Simons lift

 

Ability to maintain and service material handling equipment

 

Ability to communicate and accurately maintains records

 

Ability to understand and operate basic computer systems

 

Disclaimer: All employees are subject to the FUI COVID-19 vaccination policy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.