• Buildings & Grounds Maintenance

    Performance Pet Products
    Job Description

    Farmers Union Industries, LLC, also known as FUI, is a leading agricultural-based manufacturing company headquartered in Redwood Falls, MN. FUI is a premier provider of specialized products, providing superior value and services to our members and customers. Our current operations include Central Bi-Products, Northland Choice, Midwest Grease, Artex Manufacturing, Redwood Farms Meat Processors, and Performance Pet Products. Please visit our website at fuillc.com to learn more!


    Performance Pet, located in Mitchell, SD, is home to the innovators and formulators who turn the desire for leaner, tastier, healthier or otherwise better pet food into an actual product on the shelves. Everything we do is custom-made for every customer, and we're the only canner to do so. Learn more about what we do at performancepet.net/.


    We are seeking a driven maintenance individual to help with the care and upkeep of our facility. We offer a competitive starting base wage of $21.25/Hr., scheduled pay increases, and a complete benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays, a paid birthday holiday, an impressive 401K match, and much more!


    Schedule: Monday - Friday, 6:00am to 4:30pm (subject to change)


    Submit an application today to start your next fulfilling career with Performance Pet Products! And don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn!


    Areas of Accountability


    All areas of accountability to be delivered in a manner that aligns with the values and business strategy of Farmers Union Industries.


    Care of Buildings & Grounds                 Equipment Maintenance & Installation


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities


    Work safely following all company safety policies, practices, procedures and improvement initiatives


    Maintain and improve building conditions by changing light bulbs, fixing doors, changing filters, and painting


    Remove snow and salt walkways or mow and remove weeds, seasonally


    Complete maintenance service work orders as assigned


    Communicate any accidents, threats, downtime, or cost-saving measures to leadership


    Install, maintain, and repair facility equipment according to OEM standards


    Read and understand warnings, manuals, and wiring schematics


    Maintain a clean work environment to ensure safety and product quality


    Survey buildings and repair mechanical systems to ensure they are consistent with health and safety standards


    Maintain heating and plumbing systems and inspect boilers and refrigeration systems


    Record samples and review trends from chart recorders on various pieces of equipment


    Situations may arise that require employees to temporarily or permanently assume responsibility for tasks not specifically outlined in this job description. Employees may be requested to work additional hours and/or accommodate a heavier than normal work load.




    High school diploma or general education degree (GED), preferred


    1-3 years’ experience working on mechanical equipment in a manufacturing environment


    Ability to operate bobcats, forklifts, tractors, and trucks


    Ability to communicate and accurately maintains records


    Ability to operate a variety of hand and power tools


    Boilers license, desired


    HVAC/Refrigeration experience, desired


    Experience in food or feed production, a plus


    Disclaimer: All employees are subject to the FUI COVID-19 vaccination policy.

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