Preventive Maintenance Technician

We are looking for a team player to work within our Preventive Maintenance department. An ideal candidate would be a skilled problem solver and action-oriented.

This person will be responsible for:

Supporting the Adams Land & Cattle Safety Program and exemplifying safety expectations.

Safely operating equipment (e.g. tractors, pay loaders, mobile hospitals, trucks and trailers).

Maintaining, cleaning, washing, and disinfecting equipment and facilities daily and as needed.

Assisting with the expedient and safe movement of equipment in and around washing facility.

Maintaining equipment washing facilities in proper operating condition.

Maintaining a clean area around the washing facilities.

Assisting with preventative (planned) maintenance on-time.

Applying lubricants to equipment/vehicle components.

Assisting with thorough inspection of equipment and vehicles.

Understanding fluids, appropriate application and replenishment quantities for engines and equipment/vehicles.

Providing fuel delivery to various locations.

Maintaining communication with areas on their fuel needs.

Documenting and ensuring fuel delivery sheets are maintained with accuracy.

Working closely with all areas of operations and communicating the work group’s plans to all affected areas/departments.

Receiving and unloading incoming cattle, as needed

Assisting with general upkeep, maintenance, service, and repair of feedyard facilities and equipment.

Working effectively in a team environment to complete the necessary daily tasks.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:

Commitment to safety and quality culture.

Comfortable with effluent and fresh water washing facilities.

General operation of equipment is a plus.

Very good problem-solving ability.

Driven, organized, action-oriented, analytical, and ability to multi-task.

Basic knowledge of computers.

Ability to work independently.

Excellent verbal communication and customer service skills.

High attention to detail.

Must work well in a team-oriented environment.

This position requires:

Ability and willingness to perform physical labor in an outdoor environment and in adverse weather conditions.

Ability to operate vehicles and equipment with a stick shift or manual transmission.

Exerting 20-50 pounds of force occasionally; 10-25 pounds of force frequently; greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly.

Valid driver’s license.

Compensation Details:

$17.00-$20.00 per hour

Comprehensive Benefits which begin on Day 1 of employment (including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, bonus plan, company match 401(k), and more!)

Apply online at Once a formal application is submitted, our team will review it and if the background and experiences align with the position, we will be in contact to proceed with the interview process.