Maintenance Technician - Military veterans preferred

Tyson Foods


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United States

Maintenance Technician
FULL-TIME $29.34/hr Starting hourly pay is between $20.65 and $29.34/hour depending on experience. With moderate 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. Also responsible for minimizing downtime due to equipment failure. REM-04 WS-04 WS-TC Schedule Shift start: 5:00AM or 5:00PM Shift length: 12 hours Rotatating 2-2-3 schedule. Work week starts on Tuesday. One week work schdule is Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday. The following week's schdule is Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday. We follow a 2 week rotation. Benefits Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 90 days Paid time off 401(k) plan Qualifications Must pass drug screen Can lift 75 lbs Must be at least 18+ years old At least 1 year of industrial maintenance experience
Basic computer skills
Ability to learn and utilize the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) About Tyson Foods Tyson Foods is one of the world's largest food companies and a recognized leader in protein. Founded in 1935 by John W. Tyson and grown under three generations of family leadership, the company has a broad portfolio of products and brands like Tyson®, Jimmy Dean®, Hillshire Farm®, Ball Park®, Wright®, Aidells®, ibp®, and State Fair®. Tyson Foods innovates continually to make protein more sustainable, tailor food for everywhere it's available and raise the world's expectations for how much good food can do. Headquartered in Springdale, Arkansas, the company had 121,000 team members at September 29, 2018. Through its Core Values, Tyson Foods strives to operate with integrity, create value for its shareholders, customers, communities and team members and serve as a steward of the animals, land, and environment entrusted to it.