Maintenance Technician I2018-11-30T15:06:50+00:00

Maintenance Technician I

Summary of Your Job

As a Maintenance Technician I in Pilot Operations you will operate equipment, perform process optimization and perform routine maintenance as directed by the area supervisor.

Your Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  1. Work with Engineering Department to operate and repair multiple production systems at the Biorefinery which include water filtration, pump and blower maintenance, and complex piping systems
  2. Operation of industrial equipment and complex systems
  3. Plumbing, pumping, electrical and control system operations and repair
  4. Planned routine preventative maintenance of equipment
  5. Troubleshooting of equipment
  6. Must be available for potential split shift work

Qualifications for Your Job

To perform this job successfully, you must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily:

  1. High school diploma or GED
  2. Must have experience in one of the following trades – maintenance, mechanic, plumbing or electrical
  3. PLC knowledge a plus
  4. Energetic, personable professional with a positive attitude and “can do spirit”
  5. Ability to lift heavy weights and to work extended periods of time outdoors in a hot and humid climate, day or night
  6. Ability to work independently but integrate well with small working groups and to cope with a fast pace work environment
  7. Must be detail-oriented, organized, a team player
  8. Flexibility required to meet deadlines; must have the ability to adjust to multiple demands and be willing to work in 24/7 operating environment
  9. Must be able to work independently, be a self-starter, and have ability to elevate issues as appropriate
  10. Fluent in written and spoken English is mandatory
  11. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint, a plus

Physical Demands of Your Job

The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Should you have a disability, the company may make reasonable accommodations to allow you to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties described above, you:

  1. Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds
  2. Must be capable of bending, stooping and / or crouching for long periods of time
  3. Must be able to work the majority of the day in a greenhouse and outdoors in a hot, humid and sometimes stormy subtropical climate
  4. Must have knowledge of safe operation of common power and hand tools

Algenol is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Procedure: Please e-mail a PDF version of your cover letter and curriculum vitae to:; reference “Maintenance Tech” in the subject line.