Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in New Holland, PA at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

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Career Description

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.


Must have prior industrial maintenance mechanical experience or completed formal schooling in the maintenance field in a recognized accredited college. This position could work in any department of the Processing facility. Willingness to stand, walk, bend, stretch, turn, climb ladders, push, pull, and reach in all areas. Lifting 40+ in many areas. Must be able to tolerate climates ranging from very cold to very hot and form very wet to very dry. Must have general industrial maintenance experience. Applicants will be considered for any available shift. Must be able to understand and agree to follow Safety Rules (ie. Lockout Tagout). Must be able to comply with OSHA standards. Must be able to read manufacturing manuals for repair purposes, read work orders and enter information on a computer SAP system which include but not limited to entering issues pertaining to the job and information that describes action taken to fix equipment. General Maintenance positions are responsible for keeping machinery running to maintain continuous production. Preventative maintenance is done on all machinery. You must be able set up, adjust and break down production line machinery. Will do mechanical troubleshooting, electrical troubleshooting, h


Must be willing to read, write, and communicate effectively. Must be willing to use math as needed to make work related computations for machinery, fluid capacities, etc. Willing to stand, walk, bend, stretch, climb, push, pull, kneel, squat, and reach. Team Members who hold these positions must be willing to work in either cold, damp or hot, humid environments and these areas may have slippery walking surfaces. Must be willing to lift 70 lbs. on a daily basis and be willing to work on your feet for a period of 12 hours. Must be willing to complete all required training for the job. Willingness to go up and down ladders and walk on gated surfaces. Applicants who have worked for Tyson before may be considered for rehire if they meet the location s rehire criteria. Applicants who have worked for Tyson before may be considered for rehire three times. Applicants that have a positive or adulterated drug screen or who are unable or refuse to give a sample will not be considered further and must wait a minimum of 6 months to reapply. Your application is only active for the current month in which you applied. You will need to reapply next month to have an active application and be considered for employment. Must have 12 months of c

Tyson Foods, Inc. voluntarily participates in the E-Verify system and uses all tools made available by the federal government to confirm the employment eligibility of all team members. Persons offered employment with Tyson Foods are required to provide documentation proving their employment eligibility, and all offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of the E-Verify process.