Love Where You Work

Over the years, we have meticulously assembled some of the most hard working and knowledgeable team members that share our same high quality standards. These individuals demand, yet value all that their colleagues have to offer. They arrive to work prepared for any challenges that may come their way and leave with a feeling of accomplishment, day in and day out. At Prairie Horizon we strive to offer a safe and supportive work environment, all while offering competitive wages and a full benefits package.


MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN – ***Now Paying Higher Starting Wages!***

Prairie Horizon Agri-Energy is currently seeking a self-motivated individual to fill the role of Maintenance Technician.

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for the maintenance, repair and/or replacement of plant equipment and systems, to ensure maximum production and quality, while supporting the policies, goals, and objectives of the company.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Participates in the established maintenance plan and compliance with procedures for maintaining high standards of ethanol and by-products operations to ensure that products conform to established customer and company quality standards.

  • Repairs or replaces plant equipment or systems on a scheduled or emergency basis. Assists with diagnosing and trouble-shooting maintenance related issues.

  • Performs preventative maintenance activities as required.

  • Communicates directly with operations department to coordinate maintenance and repair work.

  • Assists with new installations and other projects, as requested by the supervisor.

  • Participates in safety, health, and environmental programs. Works in a safe manner at all times.

  • Participates in programs and procedures required to ensure plant cleanliness.

  • Assist all other employees and departments as required for efficient plant operation.

  • Complete all other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED and three (3) years’ experience in the maintenance and /or operation of a process manufacturing facility or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • In-depth knowledge of the ethanol plant, chemical plant, or refinery maintenance is an asset.

  • Experience with repairs and maintenance of processing equipment is a plus.

  • Ability to assist in problem analysis and independent decision making.

  • Must have a working knowledge of hand and power tools to ensure the selection and the safe operation of the proper tools for job completion.

Job Type: Full-time

Applications can be picked up at 1664 E. 100 Rd. or filled out at

Paper applications can be picked up at:

Prairie Horizon Agri-Energy
1664 E. 100 Rd
Phillipsburg, KS 67661