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Equipment Mechanic 






Job Title: Equipment Mechanic





This position is responsible for preforming duties to repair, troubleshoot, install, and maintain necessary equipment according to Mountain View Co-op’s and industry standards for safety, preventative and scheduled maintenance.   All decisions and actions will be consistent with company policy and procedures.



  • Perform repairs including, but not limited to engine, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines.
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
  • Adjust, repair, and service machinery and notify supervisors when malfunctions occur.
  • Perform mechanic duties and responsibilities as needed.
  • Arranges and sets up machinery for scheduled production runs.
  • Ensures emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of equipment during machine service.
  • Able to travel to various locations as needed and scheduled.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
  • Conducts machine setup, troubleshooting, repairs and preventive maintenance service.
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Observe and listen to machinery operation to detect equipment malfunctions.
  • Manipulate controls to set, activate, and adjust mechanisms on machinery.
  • Drive vehicle/equipment to haul crops, supplies, or tools.


Customer Service

  • Interact with employees/customers in person and on the phone.
  • Process maintenance requests and schedule necessary repair/maintenance work as needed and on a timely basis.


Administrative Responsibilities

  • Direct/Handle the completion of daily truck inspections and correction of any deficiencies.
  • Ensure compliance will all government regulations as specified by MVC.







Other Areas of Responsibility

  • Responsible for compliance with the safety policy as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Attend training sessions as they relate to this position.
  • Complete any and all tasks assigned by department manager or other supervisor, whether in the assigned division or another division of MVC.
  • Comply with company policy at all times
  • Perform all other duties as assigned or needed.

Position Requirements


Minimum Education:                      Requires a high school diploma/GED and/or completion of a craft apprenticeship program, or an equivalent number of years of education and production maintenance experience. Requires a valid Commercial Driver’s License.


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:            Knowledge of equipment operation and maintenance,  knowledge of tools, materials, methods and practices used in equipment maintenance, operations of power and manual tools, operation of light and heavy equipment,           have the ability to operate a front end loader and forklift.


Other qualifications:                       Be a team player with a positive attitude and a willingness to do whatever is required to meet the goals of the team.  Willing and able to travel to various locations as needed and requested.    




Sitting                                                 8%                                        Reaching                                           Some

Standing                                            27%                                     Manual Dexterity                             Frequent

Walking                                             65%                                     Telephone                                         Some    

Kneeling                                             Some                                   Computer Screen                             Some

Bending                                             Some                                   Lifting                                                 70 lbs



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel as classified.


Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Division Agronomy  
Location 505 - MVC Mechanic  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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