Maintenance I Technician 2nd Shift

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  • Full-time employee
  • Glencoe, Minnesota

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Job description

Miller Manufacturing Company, a market-leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of farm, ranch, and pet products, is searching for a Maintenance Technician to join our 2nd shift team in Glencoe, Minnesota! 

2nd shift: Monday – Friday 3:15pm – 11:45pm

Summary:  The Maintenance Technician I position is responsible to perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and controls to install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems and to support processes improvement, quality, and efficiency of operations.

Essential Functions:  ​To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty listed below satisfactorily.

  • Maintain complete records in the Miller Thrive system, and provide sufficient documentation on all machinery repairs, enhancements, upgrades and preventative maintenance to help identify problematic equipment or processes.
  • Complete maintenance work orders as assigned for equipment and facilities.
  • Take direction and learn from Tech II's to develop maintenance skills and knowledge and experience to help provide support to production and distribution plan.
  • Assist with the installation of production and facility equipment, provide support with mold changes, detecting faulty operations, defective material, and report those and any unusual situations to help with production and facility needs.
  • Accurately and completely account for all work hours to maintenance work orders in the Miller Thrive system to support proper cost allocation and total cost of operation for equipment.
  • Perform simple machinist and carpentry duties to fabricate fixtures, parts, repair and process improvement solutions using a variety of and and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment to help provide service to production staff.
  • Be available for overtime and to be on call when necessary to provide necessary support for production and distribution demands.
  • Accurately diagnose and troubleshoot machine issues as needed to better help with production demands and to help minimize down time.

Knowledge, Education and/or Experience: 

  • Requires a high school diploma or general education degree (GED), one year of related experience and/or training, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • This position also requires at least three years of experience providing maintenance in a manufacturing environment, including electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical areas.
  • On the job training may be required.

Pre-employment drug screening and background checks required.

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About Miller Manufacturing Company

Miller Manufacturing Company is a market-leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of farm, ranch, and pet products which are sold under the brand names of Little Giant®, Hot-Shot®, Springer Magrath®, Double-Tuf®, Pet Lodge™, and API®. At the core of Miller’s values is our commitment to American manufacturing, with most of our products designed, manufactured, and distributed here in the United States.

Miller Manufacturing started as a family-owned business in 1941 and today is owned and operated by Frandsen Corporation of North Branch, MN. Miller Manufacturing’s catalog features over 1,000 products which are sold through a large network of farm and animal health supply distributors in the United States and over 30 countries around the world.

Miller has remained focused on its core channel in the farm and ranch market since 1941 while continuing to provide innovative products alongside time-tested solutions to a broad range of customers. As a one-stop shop for companies looking for a full breadth of product for the farm and ranch consumer, Miller continues to manufacture quality, cost-competitive products to our customers.

Miller Manufacturing Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

  • Miller Manufacturing Company
    1400 West 13th Street
    Glencoe, MN 55336
  • 651-982-5100 (Phone)
  • 651-982-5149 (Fax)


  • High-deductible health plan with 100% preventive services (in network)
  • 100% coverage for preventive prescription medications
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life, accident, and disability insurance options
  • Dental and vision plan options
  • 401(k) and profit sharing
  • Employee assistance program
  • Additional benefits may apply to specific companies

*Available to qualified full-time employees

Frandsen Corporation and related entities are a family of businesses owned and operated by Dennis and Greg Frandsen and headquartered in North Branch, Minnesota. The manufacturing sector has operations in Minnesota, Iowa, and Kentucky. The banking sector has facilities in Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin.