Cooper Farms
6793 U.S. 127
Van Wert, OH 45891

Water Systems Technician – 2nd shift


Cooper Farms is a family-owned farm and food company based in Northwest Ohio for 85 years. A commitment to teamwork and quality has made us one of the top turkey, hog and egg companies in the U.S. and awarded the company and its team an excellent reputation. Our Van Wert Cooked Meats Plant in Van Wert County, Ohio creates, cooks, and slices some of the highest quality deli products on the market for brands you know and trust. Cooper Farms is currently seeking a 2nd shift Water Systems Technician to join our team in Van Wert. 

The primary goal of this position is to maintain the DAF building and wastewater equipment, as well as the potable water system, in such a manner as to minimize down time and maximize the efficiency of the operation.

SHIFT HOURS: Monday through Friday 2:00pm-10:30pm
PERKS: Monthly and year-end profit sharing bonuses
Job Functions:
  • Take water and wastewater samples on a daily, weekly and monthly basis, as needed.
  • Operate and monitor all water systems equipment.
  • Complete maintenance and repairs on water systems and lagoon equipment.
  • Ensure compliance with all EPA regulations.
  • Complete required EPA paperwork.
  • Monitor and replace chemicals for water systems.
  • Monitor and assist in sludge removal on a weekly basis.
  • Basic knowledge and experience in all facets of maintenance and water control operations is required
  • Prior water treatment system knowledge and potable water distribution experience for a non-transient, non-community water system
  • Basic computer knowledge and competency is essential
Career LevelEntry/Mid - Level

Cooper Farms consistently works to be more than a workplace to our team members.  We provide…

  • Monthly and year-end profit-sharing bonuses
  • Generous paid vacation immediately after hire
  • Eight (8) paid holidays, plus two (2) floating holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • FREE healthcare clinics
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • $300 yearly wellness reimbursement
  • Great deals on Cooper Farms deli and turkey products

…and so many more opportunities to earn and grow with the company. Apply today to learn what “More Than A Workplace” really means!

Cooper Farms
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