Company: Return Co.
Posted on: November 26, 2022
POSITION SUMMARYThe Field Technician is a critical position in
our operation. The Field Technician operates a variety of
fertilizer and construction equipment and trucks used for Return's
fertilizer application, compost production, storage, management and
maintenance. May operate a variety of hand and power tools to
maintain Return equipment, Return facilities, and job sites. ABOUT
RETURNWe're a leader in the organic and sustainable soil and
gardening business that cares deeply about our people, planet, and
soil. We provide viable alternatives to synthetic growing products
that encourage soil regeneration to help grow healthier food,
people, and planet.Our standards are high, which is why we give so
much in return (see what we did there?). We provide competitive
compensation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid
holidays, 13 days of paid time off during your first year
(including your birthday!), and a 401(k) plan. Return employees can
compete and earn cash rewards in our wellness and Bonusly programs,
and use designated PTO days to volunteer in their communities.
Return is a place where you'll learn and grow as fast as basil in
the summer, but also a place that values and respects your
wellbeing and encourages time offline to connect with other
pursuits you love. Our favorite Slack channels include
#plant-parents and #recipes and we're always game for Friday team
trivia! If you didn't already gather this, we're also a certified
Great Place to Work! EXPECTED HOURS OF WORKThis is a full-time
position. Hours of work are, but not limited to, Monday through
Friday, 40-50 hours per week. May require overtime work and work on
weekends with overtime pay over 40 hours per week. COMPENSATION &
BENEFITSHourly pay rate is commensurate with experience, between
$16.00 and $22.00 per hour. After 60 days of employment, employees
are eligible for company health benefits package, including
medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as 401k, paid time
off, and paid company holidays. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
- Operates equipment of various sizes and weights in the loading,
hauling and unloading of various equipment, materials and
- Operates conveyors, skid steers, mowers, compost turners,
tractors, floaters, trucks and construction or power equipment,
such as mechanized broom, grapple, dump truck, snow-plow, front-end
loader, and other equipment and tools to maintain company property
- Operates welders, gas torches, chop saws, grinders, drills,
drill presses, impact wrenches, presses and other small equipment
and tools to maintain equipment and operations.
- Performs routine inspection and preventive maintenance on
assigned equipment and refers defects or repairs to the supervisor;
- Assists in the installing and maintenance of traffic control
- Cuts trees and brush, and remove trees and weeds.
- Controls traffic at work sites by flagging to guide traffic
through work areas, as required or assigned.
- Plows snow. Fixes Driveways and roads.
- Performs a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual
- Maintains a clean job site: picks up all tools and equipment
and secures job site each day to eliminate potential hazards.
- Performs materials handling and storage.
- Assists in training lower-level employees performing the
maintenance and repair duties as required or assigned.
- Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and
- Properly follows company and OSHA safety procedures. Ensures
that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed.
Brings problems to the attention of the supervisor, manager or HR
- Perform any other tasks assigned to support and improve the
overall team operations. REQUIREMENTS
- Graduation from high school or GED equivalent.
- Two to four years of experience involving the use of medium and
heavy equipment, two of which must have been related to
construction, agricultural or fertilizer application.
- CDL License preferred
- Valid Minnesota Driver's License.
- Proficient with iPhone and or Android email, messaging and
navigation applications WORK ENVIRONMENTWhile performing the duties
of this job, the employee frequently works in outside weather
conditions including extreme heat and cold. The employee frequently
works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to wet
or humid conditions and vibration. The employee occasionally works
in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to fumes or
airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, dust, and risks of
electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is
usually loud.While performing the duties of this job, the employee
is frequently required to sit, talk and hear. The employee is
constantly required to use hands and fingers to feel, handle or
operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
This position is very active and requires standing, walking,
bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, balancing, crawling, and
climbing all day.The employee must frequently lift or move up to 50
pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 100 pounds. Specific
vision abilities required by this job include close vision,
distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception
and the ability to adjust focus. TRAVELLocal travel to various
worksites is required. EEO StatementReturn provides equal
employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for
employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type
without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin,
disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other
characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.This
policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including
recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff,
recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and
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Keywords: Return Co., Rochester , Field Technician, Professions , Stewartville, Minnesota
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