We seek an experienced Maintenance Mechanic who has a
passion to build and develop their skills, learn about power generation
from renewable fuels, and be part of a collaborative, committed, and
growing team. This person will provide Engine maintenance,
testing, and repairs at our biogas fueled electric power plant in Le Sueur, MN.
We are offering the right candidate a unique opportunity to be part of a
growing business and to make a significant contribution in the evolving
energy industry. We believe better is possible and it is our people
who make a difference!
This position would be responsible for performing preventive
and corrective maintenance. This entails
Conducting routine inspections of equipment and
Performing preventive maintenance on engine
generators and plant equipment.
Testing and adjusting equipment.
Repairing machines, pumps, valves and other
equipment and/or structures as necessary.
Work with operations to schedule maintenance
Read and interpret equipment manuals and work
orders to perform required maintenance and service.
Perform simple machinist duties and
Comply with OSHA safety regulations and maintain
clean and orderly work areas.
4 years’ experience in an industrial setting.
Industrial mechanic skills (diesel or engine
mechanic) with electrical knowledge
Adept at troubleshooting and problem solving.
Knowledge of basic mechanical, pneumatic and
Ability to learn and understand the process and
functionality of the plant Ability to use both hand and power tools.
Ability to lift 40lbs plus, stooping, bending,
twisting and climbing ladders.
Willing to work evening and weekend shifts.
Compensation includes a competitive base
salary and an opportunity to earn an annual bonus. Our benefits package includes
full medical, dental & disability insurance. Other elements include a retirement plan with
matching, profit sharing, and paid personal time off. In addition, we provide ample development and
Avant Energy is an energy management
company with over 30 years of experience in energy consulting, project
development and utility management services. The energy industry is
rapidly changing, presenting our clients (Municipal Utilities, Colleges and
Universities, Native American Tribes and Large Energy Users) with new
challenges and opportunities. Our team of talented dedicated
professionals works with clients to develop innovative and practical solutions
based on the overarching belief that “better is possible.” Several projects have earned national
recognition for our clients. Most recently, a facility we planned, developed
and operate was recognized as a 2017 Top Plant in the September 2017 issue of POWER Magazine. The biogas facility in Le Sueur, a renewable energy
facility we developed and operate, was featured on the cover of the December
2014 issue of POWER Magazine.
If you have an interest in what we do, and you possess the
qualifications, please apply online at www.avantenergy.com.