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Greenhouse Maintenance Technician  - Lufa Farms

The Greenhouse Maintenance Technician conducts the maintenance operations of our three rooftop greenhouses. It is a hands-on role that requires technical and applied knowledge of mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems (with a focus on irrigation systems). The ideal candidate is someone who can not only conduct our scheduled maintenance tasks, but who can also identify and address mechanical failures of production equipment, structural/building deficiencies, and maintenance gaps. 

Requirements:

• Prior experience as a mechanic maintaining and repairing equipment/facilities 
• Must have experience and be able to perform PVC and plumbing repairs, basic electrical repairs, carpentry, and painting
• Experience with material handling and construction, advanced knowledge of power tools, operating various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments
• Must be available outside normal business hours during emergency calls and be reachable 24/7
• Adjusts to changing conditions and willing to work off-shift, holidays and weekends as needed
• Ability to perform under minimal supervision and exercise independent judgement in problem resolution 
• Must have a driver's license and a vehicle to travel between sites and pick up materials

Assets:

• 3-5 years of experience performing installations and repairs, including 2 years as a Facility Maintenance Machanic, or the equivalent combination of education and experience at a commercial greenhouse or similar facility 
• Genuine commitment to the company's vision
• Proficiency in Google Apps (Google Sheets, Google Docs)
• Experience in welding and the ability to operate welding tools
• Familiarity with reading and interpreting blue prints, schematics and one-line drawings 
• Skyjack Platform Lift license 

Schedule

• Full time + on-call for emergencies 

Salary:

• To be determined according to qualifications and experience


For more information: Lufa Farms, Thibault Sorret (e-mail)