The Mosaic Company Surface Maintenance Person in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Are you our next Surface Maintenance Person?

We are currently seeking a Surface Maintenance Person for our Carlsbad, New Mexico location. As a Surface Maintenance Person, you will perform maintenance services on all operating equipment within assigned work areas, and perform duties as assigned

What will you do?

  • Process equipment troubleshooting, preventive and predictive maintenance activities

  • Participate in the Maintenance and Reliability program to maximize plant efficiency

  • Communicate and coordinate activities with co-workers and supervisors

What do you need for this role?

  • High School Diploma/GED or trade school graduate preferred; currently and/or able to be certified to operate fork lifts, cutting rigs, arc welder and power tools

  • Basic knowledge of the Potash plant process and equipment and must clearly articulate an understanding of process interactions, capabilities and constraints

  • Must be able to perform a variety of tasks, follow instructions, analyze, monitor, and learn new processes and procedures

  • Must be able to read, write, and should have a good understanding of basic mathematics

  • Must demonstrate skills in planning, scheduling and exercising independent judgment/decision making

  • Must be capable of identifying and correcting problems and demonstrate a willingness to accept responsibility through initiative, leadership and team skills

  • Must be team oriented and willing to participate with regard to involvement in plant safety, environmental policies and procedures, production results, product quality and cost performance

  • Must be a self-starter and work with minimum supervision.

  • Must be able to use the necessary equipment and tools to perform the job duties

  • Applicant must be able to distinguish colors

  • Candidate’s attendance record must demonstrate dependability

  • Must wear all personal protective equipment and follow all safety rules and regulations in accomplishing the job functions. Candidate is also responsible for encouraging crew members’ compliance with all safety rules and regulations

  • Candidate’s work record must reflect a high regard for and commitment to safety

  • Valid Driver's License is required

The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must be able to safely perform the essential functions of the job without posing a direct threat to the safety of his or her own self, or the safety of others

  • Able to climb stairs and work at various heights; occasionally work on a platform or basket up to 100 feet off the ground

  • Able to lift 25-50 lbs. unassisted and regularly

  • Able to frequently stoop, bend, walk climb, kneel etc.

  • Able to read, write and understand basic English

Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Mosaic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

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The Mosaic Company

The Mosaic Company is the world's leading integrated producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash. We employ more than 15,000 people in six countries and participate in every aspect of crop nutrition development.

We conduct our work with integrity and excellence, and we strive to be a thoughtful neighbor in each of our operating communities. We use our financial resources, expertise and innovative spirit to demonstrate our shared commitment to good corporate citizenship.

The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) is a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Tampa, Florida.

Career Opportunities

At Mosaic, we believe success comes when we make smart choices about our stewardship of the environment, how we engage our people, and the way we manage our resources. We’re committed to maintaining a safe, healthy and respectful work environment for our workforce. And we’re dedicated to ensuring Mosaic is a place where people are proud to work and grow.

Mosaic is always looking for bright, passionate individuals who are motivated by our purpose, and who want to build their careers with a global leader in agriculture. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as meaningful career development opportunities.