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LP Service Technician - GROWMARK FS Midwest - Manson, IA

GROWMARK FS Midwest is headquartered in Manson, Iowa with branches across Northwest Iowa and Southeast South Dakota. GROWMARK FS Midwest employs approximately 120 individuals (including seasonal workers) and serves over 8,500 customers. GROWMARK FS Midwest offers energy, agronomy, agri-finance, precision agriculture, nutrient management, feed, grain, and turf products and services. GROWMARK FS Midwest is part of the GROWMARK System, an agricultural cooperative with annual sales of $8.7 billion (FY 2019 data) providing agronomy, energy, facility planning, and logistics products and services, as well as grain marketing and risk management services throughout North America. Headquartered in Bloomington, Illinois, GROWMARK owns the FS trademark, which is used by affiliated member cooperatives. More information is available at www.growmark.com.”

PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT

 

Installs and maintains customer and division propane systems.

 

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Responsible for installing and maintaining customer and company propane systems.

 

Schedules efficiently to achieve a cost-effective maintenance and repair schedule.

 

Responsible for maintaining department equipment and vehicles for safe and proper operating condition.

 

Conducts pressure tests to assure the integrity of the propane system prior to placing a system into service or in the event service is interrupted. 

 

Maintains records of all regulators, including date of manufacture, and changes regulators as necessary.

 

Performs leak tests on customer systems as required.

 

Develops and maintains a record of company owned tanks and equipment.

 

Works with Microsoft Office programs and other proprietary software to process electronic orders, scheduling, inventory and other tracking and communication responsibilities.

 

 

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Follows GROWMARK’s Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program, Environmental Health and Safety, OSHA and DOT policies and procedures, as they apply.

 

May be required to drive to run local errands as needed.

 

Performs all other duties as assigned.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

Normally requires a high school diploma or the equivalent thereof, and/or 1-2 years of related work experience to demonstrate knowledge and skills regarding propane systems.

 

Achieve and maintain CETP certification and training as required.

 

Achieve and maintain above ground tank installation certification.

 

Demonstrated essential abilities business knowledge, collaboration, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development.

 

Frequently exposed to extreme weather conditions.

 

Occasional exposure to dust, fumes, chemicals, and electrical hazards with appropriate safety measures.

 

Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.

 

Ability to work hours other than those considered normal.

 

Ability and willingness to participate in required training that may include education on GROWMARK’s policies and procedures and additional training as it relates to the requirements of the position. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Dodge
Nearest Secondary Market: Ames

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