Maintenance Technician - Prairie Horizon Agri-Energy

Job Title: Maintenance Technician - Prairie Horizon Agri-Energy

Location: Phillipsburg, KS

Hours: Full-Time

Job Description:

NOW PAYING HIGHER STARTING WAGES! Prairie Horizon Agri-Energy is currently seeking a self-motivated individual to fill the role of Maintenance Technician.

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for the maintenance, repair and/or replacement of plant equipment and systems, to ensure maximum production and quality, while supporting the policies, goals, and objectives of the company.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Participates in the established maintenance plan and compliance with procedures for maintaining high standards of ethanol and by-products operations to ensure that products conform to established customer and company quality standards.
  • Repairs or replaces plant equipment or systems on a scheduled or emergency basis. Assists with diagnosing and trouble-shooting maintenance related issues.
  • Performs preventative maintenance activities as required.
  • Communicates directly with operations department to coordinate maintenance and repair work.
  • Assists with new installations and other projects, as requested by the supervisor.
  • Participates in safety, health, and environmental programs. Works in a safe manner at all times.
  • Participates in programs and procedures required to ensure plant cleanliness.
  • Assist all other employees and departments as required for efficient plant operation.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED and three (3) years’ experience in the maintenance and /or operation of a process manufacturing facility or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of the ethanol plant, chemical plant, or refinery maintenance is an asset.
  • Experience with repairs and maintenance of processing equipment is a plus.
  • Ability to assist in problem analysis and independent decision making.
  • Must have a working knowledge of hand and power tools to ensure the selection and the safe operation of the proper tools for job completion.

Job Type: Full-time

Applications can be picked up at 1664 E. 100 Rd. or filled out at

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