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Production Technician

Sylvan America Dayton, NV

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 to $19 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, medical,
Job Description

Production Technician Series 1-3

Depending on experience: Salary: $15.00 to $19.00 /hour

Experience includes: biology, microbiology, engineering, science. Starting salary will depend on experience in these areas and should be included on a resume.

Would you like to work for a successful global company that offers on-the-job training, benefits and opportunities for growth?

Apply for a job at Sylvan, the world’s largest producer and distributor of mushroom spawn. Mushroom spawn, the equivalent to seed for mushrooms.


Production Technicians report to a Production Supervisor and participate in manufacturing, bagging, stacking, inspecting, packing and moving a variety of mushroom spawn strains and other related products. Most of this work is performed in teams requiring the candidate to be reliable (attendance is critical), committed, hardworking, willing to lend a helping hand, and the ability to listen and clearly communicate with team members.


We are looking for highly motivated, reliable, multi-functional individuals with a positive attitude and the following education, skills and abilities:

  • High school diploma or the equivalent
  • Basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply and divide)
  • Speak, read and write the English Language
  • Follow oral and written instructions
  • Basic computer skills
  • Maintain a clean, orderly and safe work environment
  • Complete tasks as directed by production schedules and procedures within designated time frames
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform required work processes
  • Establish and maintain cooperative work relationships with others
  • Close attention to detail to identify deficient product or packaging
  • Evaluate daily tasks to look for continuous improvement opportunities

Note: Forklift Operations may be included if interest is communicated.

Physical Demands: Ability to lift up to 50lbs and stand for long periods of time.

Work Environment: the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and equipment. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes, airborne particles; and chemicals where protective gear will be required.

Job Type & Shift: Full-Time/Hiring for Shifts - Daylight 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. & Evening 5 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Required:Driver’s License

Required Work Authorization:United States

Job Type: Full-time

Sylvan America

Why Work Here?
Apply for a job at Sylvan, the world’s largest producer and distributor of mushroom spawn.


87 Lakes Blvd Dayton

Dayton, NV
89403 USA



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