Bethlehem, PA


Utilities Technician

  • No. of hires for this role: 1
  • Category: Warehouse & Logistics

Pet Inspired. Employee Owned.

Make food that makes pets happy.

When we founded Freshpet, it was an opportunity to build something new. An innovative place to create the most real, fresh food for pets. A way to let employees own part of the company where they work. And a setting where each day is another chance to be inspired and do what’s best for Pets, People, and Planet. Are you ready to start fresh?

Job Description

The responsibilities of the Maintenance Utility Operator will include:

Complete assigned tasks relating to facilities maintenance including but not limited to outside grounds maintenance and maintenance and troubleshooting of building systems (electrical, plumbing, HVAC, boiler, ammonia refrigeration, etc.).
Must be comfortable accessing the facility roof, using extension ladders, man lifts, and scissor lifts.
Able to assist in electrical and mechanical troubleshooting/repairs of plant equipment.
Ability to safely use measuring equipment, hand tools, power tools and other related machines.

Maintains clean and sanitary conditions in all areas of plant.
Multi weather exposure required.
Strong knowledge of food safety and good manufacturing practices (GMP’s).




Minimum of two years working in an industrial manufacturing environment or related capacity. Boiler room operator experience preferred Ammonia refrigeration experience preferred


Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED


• PTO • 10 company paid holidays. • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits • Company paid Basic/Accidental Life insurance • Company paid Short/Long term disability • Option for Employee paid Basic/Accidental Life insurance • Option for Employee paid Short/Long term disability • 401K – with up to 4% company match • Flexible Spending account • Restricted Stock Units • Tuition Reimbursement



Remote Work


About Freshpet

We are Freshpet, a team of pet parents, pet lovers, and other folks dedicated to doing what’s best for Pets, People, and Planet. Our home office is in Secaucus, NJ. Our kitchen locations are in Bethlehem, PA and Ennis, TX. And our heart is in our work: Preparing the finest food for dogs and cats using only fresh, natural ingredients. We are growing in popularity, impact, and size by doing things the right way. The Freshpet way.

Freshpet embraces diversity and is an EOE/M/F/Disabilities/A/Veterans employer.