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Plant Services - Plant Maintenance-1

Company: Vermeer Corporation
Location: Pella
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

You're not likely to find another company like Vermeer. Our people are from all walks of life in locations around the world, rolling up our sleeves and getting tough work done every day. Together. We're a family-owned and operated company with an unmatched culture, one that is built on the belief that every Vermeer team member has real, personal impact - on our people, our customers and our world. Whoever you are and where you are in your career, Vermeer helps you be Equipped to Do More -.

Job Summary

Work Shift

2 - Second Shift

The Plant Services-Plant Maintenance position is responsible for general maintenance, painting, and project work in the plants to support plant safety and to implement/maintain company 5S standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Demonstrate the Vermeer characteristics of caring culture, demonstrating agility, customer focused, and stewardship and model the associated behaviors.

2. Sustain and improve plant adherence to established 5S standards including, but not limited to: clean/paint plant ceilings, grind/polish/seal floors, paint poles, hoists, walls, walk aisles.

3. Maintain plants through regular cleaning and routine maintenance including, but not limited to: regularly run sweepers in the plant per an established schedule, clean fans, hoists, etc., that are above regular 5S activities in the plant.

4. Complete project work within plants driven by CI project plans and needs.

5. Operate scissor lift, genie lift, and forklift to complete project work.

Education and/or Experience

* High School diploma required.

Other Skills and Abilities

* Ability to complete precise measurements with accuracy, including the application of paint and chemicals.
* Ability to operate fork trucks, man lifts, end loaders, pickup trucks, belt grinders, hand drills, electric saws, and floor grinders/scrubbers.
* Ability to effectively manage time and resources working toward timely completion of projects.
* Demonstrates consistent application of all safety precautions and utilization of appropriate PPE based on tasks being completed.
* Demonstrates good verbal and written communication skills with the flexibility and ability to work with several areas and levels within the company.
* Ability to work off the ground by using high lifts or on ladders.
* Demonstrates attention to detail and ensures the project/task is done right the first time.

Certificates, Licenses and Registration

* Vermeer Fork Truck License
* Genie Lift and Scissor Lift Certification
* "Lock Out, Tag Out" Certification
* Respirator fit

Essential Functions

Standing: Continuously

Sitting: Occasionally

Walking: Frequently

Hand Coordination: At least average/bilateral

Twisting: Occasionally (up to 2 minutes in position)

Bending - Trunk: Occasionally (up to 2 minutes in position)

Bending - Neck: Occasionally (up to 15 degree flex for up to 2 minutes)

Elevated Work/Reach: Occasionally (up to 2 minutes in position)

Squatting/Kneeling: Occasionally (up to 2 minutes in position)

Climbing: Occasionally

Pulling: Rarely (up to 70 lbs) Occasionally (up to 50 lbs) Frequently (up to 20 lbs) Continuously (up to 10 lbs)

Pushing: Rarely (up to 70 lbs) Occasionally (up to 50 lbs) Frequently (up to 20 lbs) Continuously (up to 10 lbs)

RH Grip: Rarely (up to 70 lbs) Occasionally (up to 50 lbs) Frequently (up to 20 lbs) Continuously (up to 10 lbs)

LH Grip: Rarely (up to 70 lbs) Occasionally (up to 50 lbs) Frequently (up to 20 lbs) Continuously (up to 10 lbs)

RH Pinch: Rarely (up to 15 lbs) Occasionally (up to 10 lbs) Frequently (up to 5 lbs) Continuously (up to 2 lbs)

LH Pinch: Rarely (up to 15 lbs) Occasionally (up to 10 lbs) Frequently (up to 5 lbs) Continuously (up to 2 lbs)

Floor to Waist Lift: Rarely (up to 50 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs)

Horizontal Lift: (up to 50 lbs) Occasionally (up to 20 lbs) Frequently (up to 10 lbs) Continuously (up to 5 lbs)

Waist to Crown Lift: Rarely (up to 40 lbs) Occasionally (up to 10 lbs)

Travel

Up to 5% domestic and/or international travel by car or plane may be required.

Work Location

ONSITE: A team member's day-to-day work is best done on a Vermeer campus. If work content can be occasionally completed at an offsite location, discuss potential arrangements with your manager.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation due to a disability at any stage of the employment application process should contact Team Member Solutions in human resources at (641) 621-8767 or at hr@vermeer.com.

Keywords: Vermeer Corporation, Des Moines , Plant Services - Plant Maintenance-1, Professions , Pella, Iowa

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