Facility Assistant (m/f/d)

  • Infarm
  • 64319 Pfungstadt, Germany
  • Jun 22, 2021

Job Description

Passionate to eat better, Infarm was founded in Berlin in 2013 by Osnat Michaeli and the brothers Erez and Guy Galonska. With the aim to share the goodness of own-grown produce with everyone, they developed a smart modular farming system, that allows distribution of farms throughout the urban environment, growing fresh produce in any available space and fulfilling any market demand. 

Today, with cutting edge R&D, patented technologies, and a leading multi-disciplinary team, Infarm is growing a global farming network helping cities become self-sufficient in their food production while significantly improving the safety, quality, and environmental footprint of our food. 

Be part of the Infarm (r)evolution and help people to take back ownership of their food. 

Who You Are

As our Facility Assistant you are responsible for operating our washing room where growing equipment is cleaned, and for general cleanliness of the facility. You will work in one of our Infarm Growing Centres, where we produce plants at scale using our vertical farming techniques. You are well organized and reliable, able to understand and follow clear processes and instructions, and like being hands on with your day to day work.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Operate tunnel washing machine to automatically clean growing trays and other materials generated by the production process.
  • Manually jet wash inlay trays from our farms to high levels of hygiene.
  • Check whether cleaning processes have been effective throughout the day.
  • Carry out general cleaning of floors and surfaces at the end of daily production.
  • Return cleaned items to the correct locations once dry and ready for reuse.
  • Ensure the safety of yourself and others by following Health and Safety and Food Safety guidelines, particularly around the use of cleaning products.

Requirements

  • Valid working visa
  • Working knowledge of either German or English
  • Strong attention to detail and a good eye for cleanliness and hygiene
  • Confident and comfortable working alone as well as part of a team

What We Offer

  • Take opportunities: Join Infarm as we expand across the globe and change the future of farming
  • Drive Impact: Be a true partner to the business, working closely with top-level managers
  • Accelerate Growth: A friendly work environment with a diverse group of motivated, talented, and visionary colleagues

What’s also in for you

  • Stay up-to-date: Regular Global & Regional All-hands meetings and Lunch & Learn sessions
  • Meet your colleagues: Join our employee resource groups or (virtual) company activities
  • Take some time off: 30 days of annual paid time off, and an extra day off on your birthday
  • Be well: 24/7 Professional Counselling and various internal Health & Wellness initiatives (Yoga, Diet & Nutrition, and many more) 
  • Travel to Work: Subsidized Public Transport Reimbursement and Subsidized Swapfiets Bike Program
  • Enjoy your meal: Subsidized meal vouchers, snacks & drinks 
  • Save Up: Subscribe to your corporate pension scheme and look out for corporate discounts with more than 800 brands

Infarm is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to grow an inclusive environment, where everyone can thrive, regardless of your background and circumstances. We nurture diversity because we appreciate the uniqueness and differences between people. Each employee’s distinctive experiences, perspectives, and viewpoints helps us build a resilient environment, where we can all learn, grow, and create great things together. All applicants are given equal opportunity regardless of age, gender identity or expression, language, disability, ethnic origin, national origin, religion, belief, culture, socio-economic status, or sexual orientation.

Organization Type

Company

Organization Size

251-500

Sectors

Buildings & Cities, Food & Agriculture

Drawdown solutions

Plant-Rich Diets

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