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Preventative Maintenance Technician (part time)

Company: Americannmade
Location: Desert Hot Springs
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Who We Are

AmericannMade is a vertically integrated cannabis company. Our expertise in forming strategic partnerships within the cannabis community has allowed us to grow exponentially while remaining a privately funded company giving us the opportunity to deliver the best in cannabis genetics throughout California. With over 20 years operating in the State of California, AmericannMade is a leader in innovation and execution. Having 3 cultivation, distribution and manufacturing facilities along with 6 retail locations throughout Southern California, we can proudly boast that we are a true farm to head cannabis company.

General Summary

The Preventative Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing vital functions of the operation in a manner that is economically successful, strategically oriented, technically innovative, and safely executed. This individual will be responsible for all basic entry-level maintenance under the guidance of the Maintenance Manager and/or general facilities maintenance technician/s.

Essential Job Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Competent in the use of test equipment including various test meters and hand tools
  • General knowledge of hardware
  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders to resolve maintenance issues
  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools, equipment, including cleaning and lubrication
  • Visually inspect tools, equipment and machines.  
  • Carry equipment necessary to complete duties
  • Identify, locate and operate all shut-off valves for equipment and all utility shut-offs for buildings
  • Test, troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment, plumbing (e.g., plunge toilets and unclog drains)
  • Use the Lockout/Tagout system before performing any maintenance work
  • Perform repairs on interior and exterior landscaping to include external sprinklers

Minimum Job Qualifications

  • Experience in the cannabis industry preferred
  • Strong problem solving, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • General knowledge of occupational safety and health standards in the workplace
  • Either completed general maintenance course or has the ability to be trained
  • Display basic knowledge or ability to acquire knowledge in the following categories:  AC, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, pneumatic/electronic systems and controls and/or general building 
  • Must be at least 21 years of age 

Employee Conduct

This position manages no employees

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Continually able to reach overhead, bend, squat, kneel, and carry items necessary for repairs, inventory restock and general maintenance
  • Ability to carry boxes, products, tools and other necessary items 
  • Ability to regularly perform shop maintenance items: repair, diagnose, sweep, mop, vacuum, empty trash, maintain all areas of business including back stockroom
  • Ability to safely lift boxes up to 50lbs without assistance and heavier lifting with assistance
  • Comfortable climbing ladders
  • Work in warehouse environments and outdoors ranging from extreme heat to extreme cold and/or wind.
  • This job role could require exposure to cannabis products which could exist in the forms of plant, oil, vegetative matter, pollen, vapor or smoke

Expected hours of work

  • This is a full-time or part-time position 
  • Weekend and holidays are expected to be worked 
  • Typical work days and hours are between Monday through Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 pm
  • Occasional overnight shifts may be required  
  • Schedules are subject to change

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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