Field Service Technician (Agribusiness)

Orange Madison Cooperative
Culpeper, VA
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 17, 2021
Full Time
WHAT'S MY NEXT CAREER AS A PROPANE/FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN GOING TO LOOK LIKE AT ORANGE MADISON COOPERATIVE? Your next career will be highlighted by taking the lead to: * Perform installation, maintenance, and repair of propane and/or oil burning systems, HVAC units, equipment, and appliances for our customers * This position will be located, based out of our Orange, VA location WHERE WILL I BE WORKING? OMC has three (3) locations throughout Central Virginia. Most positions will be at the corporate offices at our Orange, VA location. We also have store locations in Madison, VA, Louisa, VA and a pump station in Charlottesville, VA. * This position may be primarily located at the Orange, VA facility, but with expectations of traveling between all our locations frequently. WHAT'S IN IT FOR ME? As a member of our full-time team, you will be eligible for several benefits, including. * Competitive Wages * Incentives based on performance * 4 Medical Plan Options; including Health Savings Account eligibility - Benefits begin on the 1st of the month following start date * Paid Time Off * Competitive 401k Company Match with Immediate Vesting * Company Provided Uniforms for all seasons * Employee Discounts * Leadership Training and Development opportunities * Opportunities for career growth WHO WILL I BE WORKING FOR? You will be working for a company rooted in the cooperative world, with history dating back to 1933, operating in the divisions of Agronomy, Energy, Animal Health and Farm Supplies. Orange Madison Cooperative (OMC) is built on the relationships we grow with our customers, without their support, business, and loyalty we would not be the successful Coop we are today! OMC fosters an environment founded on the following values. * Trust : we provide dependable & reliable services * Quality Products : we offer a variety of reputable products * Superior Customer Service : we strive to provide options & solutions to our customer's challenges * Growth & Development : we value the talent within our team & encourage their growth both professionally and personally WHAT CAN I EXPECT? This position will be tasked with the following key objectives: * Operate OMC equipment safely, aligned with DOT regulation, OMC policies and other local/state traffic laws * Maintain continuous communication with leadership on daily service dispatching for new installations, repair and maintenance of appliances, systems and related equipment * Read and effectively interpret electrical and mechanical blueprints, manuals, engineering specifications, diagrams, meters, gauges, and control panels to perform installations and repairs * Interact and communicate professionally with customer and business partners * Monitor and maintain adequate parts inventory and proper care for tooling and equipment * Discuss new equipment sales with current and prospective customers * Be adaptable to scheduling and customer needs as well as open to working across other divisions when/if needed throughout various seasons in the year Some positions will have the following work environment qualities. * This role will primarily be driving an OMC commercial motor vehicle or in a warehouse setting or working outdoors on customer/company deliveries, which would experience seasonal temperature and humidity elements * For a detailed list of physical and other work requirements, please inquire with the HR team during the interview process WHERE DO I BEGIN? The first step is to complete our online application. We also encourage each applicant to attach a current resume. Your application will be reviewed by a member of our leadership team. If you look to be a good fit for the opportunity, you will be contacted for an initial phone interview. We also encourage everyone to learn a bit more about OMC by visiting our website at, () and our Facebook page at ( The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full job description can be made available as part of the hiring process. Orange Madison Cooperative Farm Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against individuals based on their race, color, religion, or belief, national or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, family medical history or genetic information, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws or regulations. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, functions and skills required for this job. Functions and requirements may change at any time with or without notice. This job description is a summary of essential job functions necessary for the satisfactory performance of this position. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable those with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. Job functions may vary by location. WHAT IS OMC LOOKING FOR? For this role, we are looking for talent that can bring to the table the following. * Requires a High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) * Requires Petroleum and/or Propane Certification (or ability to obtain) * Requires a valid Commercial Driver's License; Class A or B with no restrictions * Must be able to demonstrate basic mechanical aptitude * Able and willing to participate in a 24/7 on call rotation * Mechanical aptitude to perform repair and maintenance responsibilities * Certifications/Licenses required; willing to train throughout career to obtain, if not already completed * Dedication to safety and compliance * A passion and enthusiasm to work with our cooperative customers to help improve and overcome any challenges related to their needs * A desire to learn, grow and work as a cross-functional team member with other divisions within OMC PI145264043