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Title:  Maintenance - no weekends


Redwood City, CA, US, 94063

Company:  Univar USA
Requisition ID:  8949

It starts with great chemistry.


Univar is more than a distribution company – we’re a leading, global partner dedicated to improving quality of life for our customers through the products, expertise, and relationships that serve the world’s most essential industries. Founded in 1924, with global headquarters in Downers Grove, IL, Univar generated $8+ billion in sales in 2016 – securing the #1 market position in North America and the #2 market position in Europe.


Creating great chemistry is not just about the innovative products and services we safely deliver to customers around the world. It also takes people – people like you – and today, our worldwide team of more than 8,000 employees is helping build a company where the best people want to work. If you’re looking for an experience where your actions will make a positive difference every day, you’ve come to the right place.


Basic trailer maintenance /mechanical experience required


Primary Purpose:

Direct and perform the activities required for an efficient and effective maintenance program to include creating, organizing, directing, planning and execution of tasks regarding a proactive maintenance program.



High School Diploma or GED with additional schooling or equivalent maintenance experience.

Should have 3 to 5 years of experience in maintenance of production equipment

Read and interpret engineering drawings and schematics.

Ability to read, write, count and understand and speak English


Specialized Knowledge/Skills:

Safe operation of power tools

Use of spread sheets and office tools for developing PM workbooks and documentation of LOTO and PM specific tasks.

Knowledge of electrical theory and the safe interfacing with electrical systems

Understand all mechanical aspects of bulk pumping and blending systems.

Should be familiar with the office paper flow, operations of each department, particular products and their handling problems, and knowledge of all departments within the branch.

Must be able to work with and motivate others.

Ability to operate an industrial powered lift truck or forklift according to company procedures and governmental regulations





Univar is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.


We offer comprehensive benefits to employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous vacation and sick leave and much more.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland