Maintenance Technician

Description:

LettUs Grow is a fast-paced and environmentally conscious start-up based in the heart of Bristol. We design technology for indoor farms with the mission to reduce the waste and carbon footprint of fresh produce by enabling anyone, anywhere, to grow nutritious produce near its point of consumption.

As Maintenance Technician at LettUs Grow, you will be a crucial member of our farm delivery team, specifically focused on installing and maintaining LettUs Grow vertical farms. This is an entry level position for a hands on individual who wants to get stuck into all things vertical farm delivery.

You can expect to be delegated responsibility at an early stage and will have a real opportunity to progress as the company scales. This role is ideal for an optimistic, hard working and creative applicant who is keen to grow with an impact-led startup.

We look forward to welcoming you to our diverse team of horticulturists, growers, engineers, marketeers and operational experts, to design and build the next generation of indoor farming technology together.

Salary band:
£23,000 - £28,000 per annum dependent upon experience alongside a benefits package designed to foster your personal and professional development.

Application deadline:
March 8th, 2021

Role responsibilities:
-Attend site visits to potential customers sites as well as existing customers farms.
-Assist in the installation and maintenance of new customer builds around the UK.
-Assist in the installation of DROP & GROW container farms.
-Provide general maintenance to our state of the art aeroponic research facility located in Bristol, UK.
-Facilitate research and development experiments and endeavors at our aeroponic research facility.

Who are you?
-You’re a positive and optimistic person with a can do attitude.
-You’re friendly, reliable and dependable. The team can always come to you for advice or assistance with a hands on/technical problem.
-You get satisfaction from doing your job well.
-You’re keen to learn and grow with an impact led start up.
-You fundamentally care about your peers, your work and the wider world.
-You don't get disgruntled when solving tricky technical problems, in fact this is something you thoroughly enjoy.
-You enjoy hands on work and relish the opportunity to install vertical farms across the UK (with scope to install internationally too).
-You use your previous professional and life experiences to help you creatively solve technical challenges.

What you need:
-Experience with mechanical and/or electrical installations.
-Experience engaging with external stakeholders such as customers and contractors.
-A positive and optimistic attitude.
-Excellent communication skills with the capability to relay technical information to non technical stakeholders.

Also desirable:
-Experience with electronics.
-Experience plumbing.
-Experience growing food or working in an agricultural setting.

How to apply:

Follow this link to apply: https://lettusgrow.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=30&source=aWQ9MjE%3D

  • Closing Date:
  • Monday, 8 March, 2021 - 16:00

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