Performance Food Group Chemical & Beverage Technician in Portland, Maine

Posting Title:

Chemical & Beverage Technician

Job Description:

Great food and great careers – this is what Performance Food Group brings to the table. PFG is one of the largest foodservice distributors in the nation, with more than 66,000 national and private label products that we market and distribute both nationally and in 40 foreign countries. If you’re ready to set your career in motion, it all starts now with a company that really delivers!

The Beverage and Chemical position will perform the following duties:

  • Make sales & service calls on restaurant and institutional accounts focusing on commercial cleaners.

  • Installations of coffee machines and dispenser equipment.

  • Basic plumbing, electrical and mechanical knowledge.

  • Maintains inventory of chemical dispensers and parts.

  • On-call schedule.

  • Live in the vicinity of Portland, ME.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Location:

Portland, Maine (ME)


1st Shift

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

EEO Statement:

Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the \"Company\") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy ; (2) the \"EEO is the Law\" poster and supplement ; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .

Required Qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

Minimum 1 year beverage and chemical equipment sales and/or maintenance work experience

Valid driver's license and clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)

Basic computer skills including MS Office Outlook

Demonstrated superior customer service skills and able to work independently

Work schedule 8 AM - 5 PM Mon-Fri with required on call hours each evening Mon-Fri and rotating every third weekend

Lift, pull, push and/or carry more than 20 lbs. on more than an occasional basis

Pass pre-employment drug screen


Performance Foodservice

Job Category:


Preferred Qualifications:

Electrical, plumbing and/or related certifications or work experience

3-5 years' beverage and chemical equipment sales and/or maintenance work experience in foodservice related industry

Prior route sales or related experience

Company Description:

Performance Foodservice, PFG’s broadline distributor, maintains a unique relationship with a variety of local customers, including independent restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, schools, and quick-service eateries. A team of sales reps, chefs, consultants and other experts builds close relationships with each customer, providing advice on improving operations, menu development, product selection and operational strategies. The Performance Foodservice team delivers delicious food, but also goes above and beyond to help independent restaurant owners achieve their dreams.