Maintenance Apprentice in Temperanceville, VA at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

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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.


Monitors the equipment during production and makes any necessary repairs or adjustments Documents any corrections required Performs preventive maintenance on weekends Work other shifts when necessary. Must be able to understand and agree to follow Safety Rules (ie. Lockout Tagout) Must be able to comply with OSHA standards. Saturday and Sunday work required. Work very closely with other maintenance personnel in order to receive and pass along information concerning the job. Must be able to work with other devices that are very fragile and require precise attention. All other duties as requested by the supervisor. Must have good hand-eye coordination Capable of moving equipment, machinery, etc., in excess of 40 pounds when needed. Must be able to work on and inspect equipment, which may involve bending, turning, stooping, twisting, and climbing. Able to move freely throughout the plant over and around equipment, people and other Obstacles. Must be able to tolerate climates ranging from very cold to very hot and form very wet to very dry. Must be able to communicate and get along well with others. must be able to climb ladders Must be able to reach, lift and work overhead Must be able to walk, stand or sit for


Must be enrolled in a technical program through the Eastern Shore Community College. If an applicant meets Tyson's minimum requirements for consideration, they may be contacted for an interview. 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.

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.

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