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Fremont Farms of Iowa LLP Maintenance Manager in MALCOM, Iowa

Job Summary:This position is responsible for overall preventative and routine maintenance of electrical / controls systems, water systems, buildings, grounds keeping, and equipment on Layer facility.The ideal candidate will be responsible for and can troubleshoot all the layer facilities electrical systems, to achieve overall goals for throughput, efficiency, safety, and bird welfare. Duties and Responsibilities:Responsible for overall electrical / controls systems of layer facilityResponsible for supervising 6-8 person maintenance teamMonitor Noah computer for all house vitals (feed, light, air, water)Set up bird moving equipment per scheduleResponsible for pest and weed controlAnswer alarms and perform on call duties as neededParts inventory and ordering Responsible for coordination of loading and unloading trucks with forklift, skid loader, telehandlerResponsible for preventative and routine maintenance of buildings and equipmentCommunicate with Complex Manager on day to-day maintenance issuesCommunicate with egg production Supervisors on day-to-day maintenance issues Perform other tasks as assignedQualifications and Skills:Awareness and knowledge of surroundings in relation to climate, atmosphere, and equipmentMaintain proper feed, water, climate and living conditions in building in coordination with Complex ManagerMechanical, electrical, metal working and plumbing knowledgeProvide leadership, guidance, coordination, and development to direct reports and other team membersOperate forklifts, wheel loaders, skid loaders, tractors, trucksAbility to operate power tools and equipment safelyAbility to read, understand and effectively communicate information through writing and speaking so others will understandAnswer alarms, required to live within 15-30 minutes of layer siteOn call duties to include nights and weekends when needed for coverage vacations, absences, etc. IndependentSelf Starter/Team PlayerAttention to detail / organized Able to troubleshoot problems Valid drivers license Mathematical skills: General ArithmeticExperience with PMSI REF and NOAH controls system, Microsoft Office programs and internet is preferredElectrical skills: wiring /troubleshoot motors 110-volt up to 480-volt, programming VFDs, and low voltage Previous experience in poultry or related industries is preferredEquipment:Safety glasses/Respirator mask/Harness for protectionFork lift, Wheel loader, Skid loader / Trucks / Tractor / UTV/ MowersHand tools/ Power toolsLarge push broom, scraper, scoop, squeegee, floor mop / High pressure wand / Air hosesOther Expectations:Follow all Bio-Security and Safety ProceduresEnsure a safe and clean work environmentAdherence to Company Animal Welfare PoliciesAdhere to work schedules in completing and performing assigned tasksMust be able to work nights, weekends and holidays as neededFine motor skills and ability to lift 75ilbs.The ability to climb ladders at least 12ft high and the ability to climb feed bin ladders in excess of 20 feet.The ability to crawl into and out of tight spaces