Maintenance Technician
Tremonton, UT 
Posted 21 days ago
Job Description
Business Unit Overview

Headquartered in Lakeville, Minn., Post Consumer Brands, a business unit of Post Holdings, Inc., is dedicated to providing people and their pets with delicious food choices for every taste and budget. The company's portfolio includes beloved brands such as Honey Bunches of Oats, PEBBLES, Grape-Nuts and Malt-O-Meal cereal, and Peter Pan peanut butter, as well as Rachael Ray Nutrish, Kibbles 'n Bits and 9Lives dog and cat food. As a company committed to high standards of quality and to our values, we are driven by one idea: To make lives better by making delicious food accessible for all. For more information about our brands, visit and follow us on LinkedIn for the latest news.


Post Consumer Brands recently acquired several iconic pet food brands, venturing into a new market while remaining true to our purpose to provide delicious and accessible food that our consumers love. We're always searching the center store for the next exciting product to add to our portfolio, and right now, we're growing and need passionate, driven individuals with diverse perspectives to help us reach greater heights. That's where you come in. Join a team where your voice is not only heard but valued. Make a real impact on brands enjoyed by millions of people and their pets.

At Post Consumer Brands, we take pride in our longstanding legacy of making one of every five breakfast cereals families eat daily. Today, we're just as focused on our future as we expand our grocery business with different shelf-stable foods, including snacks and peanut butter. We are committed to providing accessible and delicious food for families, and we're always searching the center store for the next exciting product to add to our portfolio. As we soar to new heights, we need creative, determined individuals from all walks of life to join our team, where your unique perspective and ideas are acknowledged and valued. Be a part of a company that empowers you to make a difference that's evident on grocery store shelves and families' tables across North America.

Location Description

The Post Consumer Brands plant in Tremonton, Utah is part of the company's West Coast network, with more than 220 team members supplying Malt-O-Meal bag cereals, PEBBLES cereals, and more to a variety of retailers. When you join the Tremonton team, you'll be joining a group of motivated problem-solvers and safety-first culture.


Utilities Technician, Maintenance Tech I or II

Work Schedule: PM Shift, 12-hour shifts, following a 2-2-3 schedule, resulting in built-in overtime pay and having every-other weekend off-work.

Maint Tech utilities has responsibility for the overall operation, performance, and uptime of plant utilities systems. including: steam, air, ammonia, glycol cooling, hot water systems, HVAC and associated equipment, piping and controls. Capable of understanding and performing essential repairs, adjustments and preventative maintenance. Responds appropriately to upset conditions. Requires considerable judgment in determining work methods, performing daily tasks, and improving processes and procedures. Support role for capital projects and contractor work. Keeps the Maintenance Supervisor and Utilities Reliability Tech informed of issues, system upsets, equipment condition and needed repairs.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitors Equipment condition and reports issues to Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Maintains and demonstrates a high level of technical understanding regarding individual systems and their impact on plant rates and availability.
  • Performs, and supports timely and efficient equipment repairs, PMs, and testing in a safe manner.
  • Identifies, corrects or escalates performance conditions that negatively impact safety, quality, production rate, and equipment uptime.
  • Actively participates in root cause analysis and drives corrective actions through resolution.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of utility system requirements, including ability to determine resolution of upset conditions.
  • Records accurate data required for measuring overall performance of the utility systems.
  • Identifies and drives continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Participates in all related programs improving efficiency and related preventative maintenance programs.

Maintains boiler chemicals and feedwater chemistry at optimal conditions.

  • Maintains clean work areas, performs sanitation audits and develops action plans to correct problem areas.
  • Works in rotation as a member of a maintenance team performing equipment repairs and PM's.
  • Trains and coaches other employees learning new equipment, processes and/or procedures.
  • Participates in special projects, assignments, and trainings.

* Assists in other areas of the utilities operation and plant maintenance upon request.


Skills/ Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 3-5 years of manufacturing or related experience is a plus.
  • Advanced level of mechanical knowledge to include the ability to learn and operate all related utilities systems and equipment.
  • Minimum of Maintenance Tech 1 skill level required for position.
  • Ability to follow detailed work instructions.
  • Ability to provide work direction to ensure efficiency across the assigned unit.
  • Basic math and computer skills.
  • Ability to work scheduled shifts, standing, kneeling, climbing and walking for extended periods of the day; capable of repetitive gripping, pinching, lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling with weight ranges up to 50 pounds; ability to perform repeated twisting, bending and reaching of upper and lower extremities; exposure to hot and/or humid environments, heights up to 30 ft., working on ladders, and confined spaces.
  • Good work history and acceptable attendance.


  • Communication Skills: Writing & Listening Skills, Training Skills
  • Execution Skills: Results Oriented, Problem Solving
  • People Skills: Team Building
  • Personal Behaviors: Flexibility & Initiative
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair equipment and system issues.
  • Ability to work within a team environment and build positive professional relationships.

Ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form in English.

  • Ability to problem solve and deal with a variety of variables in situations where standardizations/alternatives may or may not exist.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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