Maintenance Technician

Posted on 27 July 23 by Lesley Cohen

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Job Purpose/Summary: Our organization is searching for Maintenance and Refrigeration Technicians who can take us to the next level. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work cross-functionally across every area of our Facilities and influence company performance by maintaining our equipment. Our Technicians are vital to maintaining our Team Member’s safety through problem-solving and proactive upkeep. We have a fast-paced work environment, where every day is different, and we invest in the continued growth and skills of our Technicians. Come be part of our Team. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: With minor supervision provide maintenance support to ensure the safe and effective operation of equipment and team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to performing routine preventative maintenance repairs, performing emergency mechanical or electrical repairs, and troubleshooting mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic Plant equipment. Must be able to safely apply knowledge and troubleshooting skills to all assigned production equipment and the ability to effectively interact with all plant personnel to accomplish plant and individual goals. Must be able to read and interpret blue prints, schematics, and maintenance instructions/procedure manuals; must be able to work with pumps, hydraulics, and welding. Basic understanding of electrical theory and system wiring and installation. Also responsible for minimizing downtime due to equipment failure. Requirements:
  • Education: 1 year of maintenance experience education preferred (I.E. possess industrial maintenance diploma or currently enrolled in technical school) in lieu of experience
  • Experience: 1(+) years of industrial maintenance experience or equivalent experience; must have experience in hydraulics, welding, and compressed air systems
  • Computer Skills: Basic computer skills will be necessary to log information, process daily work orders, and complete required documentation. Ability to learn and utilize the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Communication Skills: The ability to communicate effectively and basic math skills are necessary to perform this job at a satisfactorily level Special Skills:
  • Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 75 lbs. occasionally; ability to lift 20 lbs. frequently
  • Ability to stand on hard surfaces for up to 12 hours per day
  • Ability to work in confined and tall spaces, walk, climb, utilize a ladder, operate a lift, bend and stoop
  • Repetitive gripping, pushing, and pulling
  • Frequent overhead work
  • Temperatures inside the plant may vary from -25 degrees to over 100 degrees; outside work may be also be needed
  • Basic math skills; percentages, fractions, and measurements Schedule: Rotating nights. Shifts are 5:00pm – 5:00am. 3 days on, 3 days off, 2 days on, and 2 days off. Some Sunday work is required based on reworks. What are the 3-4 non-negotiable requirements of this position? 2-3 years industrial mechanic experience and/OR graduate of industrial maintenance program, ability to work in fast paced environment. Experience with hydraulics, welding, compressed air systems, able to read and interpret blue prints, schematics. What are the nice-to-have skills? Ability to inspect equipment, recognize potential problems and independently take appropriate corrective action to prevent component failures or equipment down time, understand how to prioritize tickets and day Describe how this position fits in your organization. This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures. Is there additional variable compensation? UP TO $5,000 sign on bonus After hire, team members are able to test into higher level positions $1 night shift premium There is a possibility for sponsorship. No There is equity in this position. No Is relocation available? No Is this a new position, or a backfill? Backfill This position has direct reports. No Work hours are flexible. No. Salary $24-$35/hr 11pm-730am

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