Utility Technician

Primo Water Operations Inc. - Kansas City, MO (30+ days ago)

Primo Water, a fast growing consumer products company, seeking a Technician who will perform maintenance functions of a more complicated nature of water vending equipment as required in assigned district(s). Ideal self-motivated candidates for this position will possess, among other qualifications and skills, good customer service and communication skills, mechanical aptitude, general math and computer skills and enjoy working outdoors with limited supervision.

Partial List of Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates ability to perform all Service Technician functions and is capable performing non-routine and complicated maintenance of water vending and ice bagging machines as required on assigned district(s)
  • Utilizes hand-held device to record service and maintenance activity of all products in assigned route; transmits daily activity data from hand-held to Corporate Office.
  • Operates a company-provided vehicle in a safe manner to be used while performing the essential functions of the job.
  • Travel- weekend on-call duty and overtime may be required on a regular basis.
  • May be assigned special operations projects and may also be required to perform other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.
  • Basic understanding of plumbing (water flow, pipes, valves, etc.) and some electrical mechanical devices (i.e., motors, switches, etc.).
  • Valid Driver’s License with a clean driving record and a satisfactory background check will be required.
  • Ability to read and write and follow verbal and written instructions, including the use of a procedure/training manual.
  • Able to frequently lift and/or move 10 pounds and periodically lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Salary and Benefits:

Our total compensation approach for this position includes a competitive base salary and a company-provided vehicle with all related expenses paid for by the Company. In addition, we offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long-tern disability and a 401(k) Plan.

Company Description:

With 300+ million dollars in revenues, Primo Water designs, distributes and operates over 26,000 water, ice and specialty beverage vending machines across North America. Primo sophisticated water treatment; filtration and vending systems provide convenient, low cost access to great-tasting, high quality water and ice. An industry leader with over 30 years of experience.

We maintains a drug free workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 to $17.00 /hour


  • mechanical: 2 years (Required)
  • maintenance/troubleshooting: 1 year (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Kansas City, MO (Preferred)


  • Clean driving record (Required)
  • clean driver's license (Preferred)