Location: Portland, ME
Employment Type: Full-time
Wage/Salary: $17.00/hour

Company Information

Join Oakhurst Dairy’s exciting and growing team!

It’s time to join New England’s foremost dairy company with a 96-year history of leadership in the industry. Delivering the “Natural Goodness of Maine” since 1921, Oakhurst Dairy is a company you can be proud to work for. Located in Portland, Maine, our company is one of New England’s key employers offering:

* Local management

* Excellent compensation and benefits

* Pride in the product you will represent

It’s about more than milk — it’s our heartfelt pledge to people throughout New England to honor what Maine stands for — by offering the purist, freshest, most delicious products, while standing up for what’s right, for our customers, for farmers, and for the environment. All of our milk is sourced from local farms in Maine and our facilities meet the highest quality-control standards. We produce fresh, wholesome milk and dairy products, which are backed by a 100% satisfaction guarantee.

In 2014, Oakhurst was acquired by Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national dairy farmer-owned cooperative. Oakhurst is a wholly owned subsidiary of DFA and continues to operate independently.

Position Description

This position will cover many aspects and duties maintaining our facilities in Portland, Maine.

Outstanding opportunity for a mechanically inclined, team oriented, hard-working person.

Duties include providing general maintenance and minor repairs (painting and cleaning). Duties include the following:

Landscaping; welding (repairing equipment, carts and dollies); snow plowing – ability to run a Bobcat, a plus; painting, industrial cleaning and some industrial roof work.

Job is constantly changing and evolving from construction to fabrication.

Applicant must be able to:  work in all temperatures, from being outdoors all year round to working in a refrigerated warehouse; walk on uneven surfaces; have the ability to work with little to no supervision, safely and effectively; must be comfortable working from heights; able to work overtime, as needed.

Job Requirements

Clean, valid class “C” Maine Driver’s license and a small box of hand tools is needed.

Educational Requirements

High School Diploma


Some of the benefits that our full-time employees enjoy include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Savings Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Paid Short & Long Term Disability
  • 401K with employer contributions
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • 8 paid holidays plus personal time
  • Paid vacation, sick and personal time
  • Educational reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Fitness membership reimbursement

Contact Information

Please submit your resume online. If you have questions about the position or would like to speak to someone at Oakhurst prior to submitting your application, you may email hr@oakhurstdairy.com or call 207-772-7468.

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