We are working with a multi-state agricultural business in search of a full-time Equipment and Maintenance Manager in Oregon. Our client strives to provide innovative solutions and superior quality and service to their customers. They value all employees’ opinions and are focused on growing great vegetables and developing their operations profitably. In this position you will work closely with the Farm Managers to effectively manage planting and harvest equipment for large scale potato production.

In this role you will: 

  • Ensure the execution of cost effective and timely maintenance for all equipment and facilities
  • Maintain, repair, and calibrate of all field equipment and center pivot irrigation systems
  • Maintain and repair all shipping and load out equipment and buildings
  • Trouble shoot and resolve new and/or different technical problems regarding equipment
  • Manage all parts and inventory
  • Assist with all equipment sourcing and purchasing
  • Direct, coordinate, and support maintenance personnel
  • Follow the safety program and assure all state and federal requirements are met such as OSHA
  • Maintain necessary records for maintenance and scheduling
  • Assist Farm Managers with budget preparation, planting, harvest and shipping functions as necessary

Qualifications

  • 2+ years’ experience in maintenance of vegetable planting and harvesting equipment or relatable experience
  • Superior organization and project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, train and communicate well
  • Self-directed, yet consensus driven, with he ability to implement solutions with team input
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish
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