Title:  Maintenance/ Environmental Utility

Location:  Fort Morgan, Colorado


Position Overview

The Maintenance/Environmental Utility is part of a team responsible for the troubleshooting, repair of  mechanical equipment, and pond maintenance throughout the facility.


Essential Functions

  • Be a safety leader with solid safety behaviors and demonstrated leadership
  • Responsible for the maintenance of pumping equipment and aeration equipment throughout the facility
  • Responsible for welding, cutting, setting equipment and dismantling equipment
  • Responsible for using hand and power tools
  • Work day shift with the possibility of moving to an off shift when needed
  • Commitment to regular attendance
  • Pond sampling
  • Air sampling
  • Ability to operate large equipment
  • Able to work outside for extended period of time


Skill & Experience Requirements

  • Two year technical degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Maintenance/mechanical experience working with pumps and blowers preferred
  • Preventive maintenance experience
  • Possess time management skills
  • Proven trouble shooting skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Air and smoke certifications or ability to obtain certifications
  • Waste water treatment license or the ability to obtain license
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of sugar factory processes a plus


Travel Requirements: None


Wage: $20.85


Please submit all resumes in PDF form to: hr@westernsugar.com


It is the policy of The Western Sugar Cooperative not to discriminate against any employee or any applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition, developmental disability, sexual orientation or national origin.  This policy shall include, but not be limited to, the following:  recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, selection for training, layoff and termination.Western Sugar Cooperative is a Drug Free workplace.