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Maintenance Technician

Operations | Cuba, NM | Full Time

Job Description

Maintenance Technician 

A leader in the Biostimulant industry, Horizon Ag Products began manufacturing soluble humus products for Agriculture in 1983.  Based in Lakewood, CO, we are a recognized leader in our industry.  With approximately 100 employees, we operate six manufacturing plants in six states and several surface mines.  We strongly believe our products are of significant benefit to mankind and we make them better than anyone else in the world.  We support a lifestyle of balanced priorities where everyone works hard and enjoys themselves and each other.  We look out for one another and cherish the caring attitude and respect we have for one another in the workplace and beyond.  Above all else, we conduct ourselves with integrity and follow the guiding principles outlined on our website,


Horizon is seeking maintenance technicians of various experience levels to work at our Cuba NM facility. These hand’s on positions require skills in one or more of the following areas:  electrical, welding, fabrication, machine tools, facilities maintenance, conveyance systems, pumps, hoses and water transfer systems and air systems. The ideal candidate will have three years' experience and/or an industrial maintenance certificate and be willing to work 1st, 2nd and or 3rd shifts as needed. The Maintenance Technician will be accountable for the safe maintenance, repair and/or replacement of plant equipment and systems to ensure production quality and quantity objectives are met in accordance with the company’s standards. 


  • Responsible for the day-to-day preventative and predictive maintenance on all equipment and facilities. 

  • Executes daily work orders. 

  • Coordinate and work with other maintenance team members. 

  • Tracks, analyzes, improves and issues reports pertaining to key maintenance performance indicators. 

  • Coordinates outside repair contractors. 

  • Assists with the planning and implementation of plant improvements, expansions and capital projects. 

  • Coordinates activities with Plant Operations Departments. 

Qualifications & Requirements: 

  • 3 years of maintenance experience or industrial maintenance Associates degree. 

  • Strong knowledge of maintaining manufacturing equipment in one of these areas: motors, drives, air compressors, grinders, water pumps, PLC/HMI controls, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulics. 

  • Experience in bulk-powder plants is a plus. 


Full Time/Part Time:          Full-time 

Shifts:                                 12 Hour Shifts 4-6 days per week 

Regular/Temporary:          Regular 

Reports To:                        Cuba Plant Manager 

Location:                            Cuba, NM 

                                          ******      Horizon Ag Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer *****