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About Phibro Animal Health Corporation

Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a publicly traded organization with a rich history spanning nearly 100 years of service. The Company is a global manufacturer of medicated feed additives, feed ingredients, advanced nutrition solutions, vaccines and specialty chemicals for various industrial markets. Phibro’s revenues are in excess of $820 million, and are supported by over 1500 employees worldwide.


The Maintenance Technician is an integral part of our Maintenance team based out of our US - Sarasota, FL site.


Position Details

Osprey Biotechnics is a worldwide leader in the development of bioproducts for a large range of bioremediation and bioaugmentation applications including wastewater, soil/ground water, industrial and consumer products, poultry, and agriculture.  We are seeking enthusiastic, team-oriented individuals to join our maintenance team in this full-time position.   This position will be responsible for the safe and overall efficient operation of the production line equipment, tow motors, and facilities.  


We offer competitive wages, bonuses, and a generous benefits package, including:


  • 401(k), with an employer match of up to 6%
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • EAP (Employee Assistance) program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Key Responsibilities

  • Follow safe work practices and safety procedures
  • Perform routine maintenance on interior and exterior
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks on production equipment (tow motors, pumps, compressors, rotating machinery, boilers, cooling towers, etc.)
  • Perform special maintenance projects including welding, electrical, mechanical assembly and carpentry
  • Assist in training employees on SOP’s, tasks, etc.
  • Assist on capital, environmental and process improvement projects as needed
  • Adhere to standard operating procedures and GMP practices

Key Competencies

Accepting Direction
Attendance and Punctuality
Communicating Effectively
Delivering High Quality Work
Displaying Technical Expertise
Following Policies and Procedures
Managing Time
Prioritizing and Organizing Work
Working Safely
Initiative and Responsibility
Performing Physical or Mechanical Tasks


High degree of time management skills and ability to handle multiple priorities and projects at once.
Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Able to use hand and mechanical tools and equipment effectively to accomplish desired results.
General maintenance skills

Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a manufacturing facility
  • HazMat experience a plus

Physical Requirements

Required to stand frequently
Required to talk or hear constantly
Required to use hands constantly
Required to walk frequently
Specific vision abilities include close vision
Specific vision abilities include distance vision
Specific vision abilities include perpheral vision
Reach upward
Required to bend occasionally
Required to climb occasionally
Required to lift or carry 21 to 50 lbs
Required to squat or kneel frequently
The physical demands are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.


Phibro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Business Unit: Animal Health & Mineral Nutrition   
Division: Osprey 
Department: Maintenance 
Location: US - Sarasota, FL 
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (Standard Work hours) 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 

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