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Agriculture Lead Mechanic

Job req id:  2367

Imperial, CA, US, 92251

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.


Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.


We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.


Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

What you will do:


  • Perform daily inspection and maintenance on assigned equipment/area, including mechanical cleaning, lubrication, rebuild, installation, and removal
  • Assist in lay out, assembly, and installation of piping and pumps associated with production, to include installation, repair, and replacement of gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment as directed
  • Assist in repair and maintenance of physical structure and utilities as directed
  • Recognize baseline operating conditions for assigned equipment and understand when those conditions are not being met
  • Follow all safety policies and procedures, including but not limited to LOTO, Confined Space Entry, Hot Work, and Powered Industrial Vehicles
  • Perform vehicle maintenance such as oil, brake and tire repair
  • Agriculture Mechanic is a plus 
  • Maintain clean, safe and organized work environment at all times
  • Remain knowledgeable of chemicals/material at facility and specific PPE requirements
  • Other duties as assigned


What you will bring:

  • High School Diploma or GED required; 2-year degree a plus
  • 2+ years maintenance/mechanical experience in a chemical, PSM, or liquid fertilizer plant preferred OR 5+ years maintenance experience in another related manufacturing capacity
  • Existing knowledge of plant equipment or similar a plus
  • TIG and/or GMAW Welding preferred


Are you a good match? Apply today!


Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics


This job will remain posted until filled. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


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At Nutrien, we never stop growing, because our world never does. Our size can help us weather a storm, but with that ability comes a great responsibility—to our growers and customers, our employees and shareholders, our communities, and the planet. 

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