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Do you want to join a team who delivers innovative solutions to meet our customer’s changing needs? Being a leader in delivering superior value in the industry as well as environmental excellence and responsibility is the vision for Koch Fertilizer, LLC.
Koch Fertilizer, LLC is seeking a motivated and self-driven Instrumentation & Electrical Technician to join the fertilizer shipping and storage terminal located in Murdock, MN. Koch Fertilizer, LLC owns network of storage and terminal assets across the Midwest and Eastern corn belt. The terminal network is responsible for storage and shipment of anhydrous ammonia and other fertilizer products to customers for agricultural and industrial use. The successful candidate will be responsible for troubleshooting and maintaining I&E control systems and will perform duties to ensure the safe, compliant, and reliable operation of the terminal. This position is based in Garden City MN and may include some over-night travel to other terminals.

Join our team with a 3000.00 sign on bonus!! 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Ability to understand procedures, safety & environmental risks associated with handling, shipping, and storage of chemicals
  • Experience or training in the maintenance and troubleshooting electrical control systems
  • Mechanical Aptitude or background
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience reading electrical drawings
  • Valid Driver's license
  • Willing to work extended hours as required
  • Willing to be on a rotating on-call schedule including nights and weekends
  • Must live within 30 minutes of the reporting location

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 lbs.
  • Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather
  • Ability to pass a pulmonary breathing test
  • Ability to wear a gas mask type respirator
  • Ability to climb stairs, ladders and work at heights of approximately 25-100 ft
  • Ability to sit, stand or kneel as needed
  • Ability to wear full Level A Personal Protective Equipment 

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Experience as a multi-craft maintenance technician in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, and Excel 
  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • Valid and current government issued driver’s license
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to work an on-call rotating schedule 
  • Must live within 30 minutes of the reporting location

What Will Put You Ahead

  • 3+ years of industrial electrical, electronic, and mechanical systems experience
  • 3+ years of experience working with Motor Controls, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's), Variable Frequency Drives (VFD's)
  • Knowledge of industrial test equipment (Hart Communicator, Multimeter, signal generators, etc) with troubleshooting and electrical skills
  • Experience with a CMMS system (Ex: Maximo)
  • Associates degree in a technical field 

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com

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