• 10-Apr-2018 to 23-May-2018
  • Operations - Facilities - LV
  • Las Vegas, NV, USA
  • Full Time

About Vitacost:, Inc. is a leading online retailer of health and wellness products., Inc. sells these products directly to consumers through its website, ., Inc. strives to offer its customers the broadest selection of healthy living products, while providing superior customer service and timely and accurate delivery.

About's recent merger announcement with Kroger:   We are now part of a $100+ billion dollar company poised to greatly enhance and grow on-line experiences worldwide!  Future opportunities abound!


Utilizes advanced skills to perform complex preventative maintenance and corrective repair of buildings, equipment and grounds. This position will work Monday to Friday 9:30 pm to 6:00 am..

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring that facilities are maintained in a clean and safe environment.

  • Responsible for the Repair and Maintenance of all machines and equipment installed in the facility, to  include Electrical, Mechanical, Pneumatic, Hydraulic and Electronic controls, such as Conveyor Systems, Shrink Wrap, and PLC's, VFD's, Sensors, Switches and Air Compressors.

  • Locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

  • Performs assigned repairs, emergency and preventative maintenance.

  • Ordering of all parts for the packaging equipment and organization and stocking of spare parts including the upkeep of spare parts records.
  • Accurate record keeping and documentation of all repairs, maintenance, and service.

  • Assist in monitoring all work performed by outside contractors.

  • Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems.

  • Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventative maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.

  • Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.

  • Special projects and other responsibilities as may be determined 


Education:  High School diploma or GED equivalent

Experience:   Minimum of 5 years of Technical training in Electrical and Electronic fields. 5 or more years' experience in Industrial Maintenance and installation of Machines and Equipment is desired.

 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Considerable knowledge of business English, spelling, grammar and math
  • Considerable knowledge of computer, media, phone, peripheral office equipment and word processing software such as MS Office, etc
  • Learn job-related material primarily through oral instruction and observation. This learning takes place mainly in and on-the-job training setting.
  • Skill in handling multiple tasks at one time and able to prioritize accordingly
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work independently on complex tasks
  • Work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, contacts, public, etc.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls, frequently talk or hear, reach with hands, lift arms above and below shoulder level, occasionally required to sit, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.  The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Occasionally lift and/or move up to 35lbs. On rare occasions lift and/or move up to 75lbs and can request assistance if needed. Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision.



This position has been closed and is no longer available.


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