Deep Freeze/Ag Repairman

American Crystal Sugar Company Moorhead, MN

Major Duties:

* During campaign and harvest periods, this position is accountable for ensuring the proper piling and ventilation of beet piles.

* Responsible for safe and efficient operation of all related deep freeze equipment and for maintaining a clean work area. Must work safely under all weather conditions, locations and at different elevations in the beet receiving yards, repair shop and on piles. Must be physically capable of performing all maintenance tasks and using all required safety equipment to perform assigned tasks, including cutting and welding.

* Assists in the areas of installation, modification, and maintenance of all beet receiving station assets. Performs trouble shooting and uses problem solving techniques.

* Writes work orders using the Company's computerized maintenance management system including estimating time and material requirements. Confirms stock status on parts required in maintenance activities. Requires familiarity and ability to use the Company's SAP system.

* Uses understanding of different types of lubricants used on beet receiving and deep freeze equipment to ensure proper application, use and disposal.

* May be required to perform basic first aid and CPR.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

* Required to work overtime as needed.

Minimum Requirements

* High School diploma or a GED certificate is required.

* Individuals are required to take a Basic Skills Test to verify basic skills and knowledge, a Mechanical Aptitude Test and a Welding test and achieve the minimum scores as indicated below:

* Welding Test 1G Pass

* Within 90 days of hire, must be able to successfully pass 3G Welding Test

* A Class "A" or "B" driver's license is required,

* Must understand written information such as equipment manuals, schematics, blueprints, diagrams and flow charts. Required to locate reference information, maintain accurate maintenance records for historical purposes, and participate in planning inter-campaign maintenance and crewing utilizing computer software as required.

* Must be able to reference, read and understand how to use MSDS information.