Maintenance Electrical Technician 5 in Green Forest, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

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Career Description

SUMMARY: This position will perform troubleshooting and repair, and provide technical support for all phases of the operation. The position is a technical career position in Tyson Foods, Inc. This position requires proficiency in multipleskill clusters including a thorough understanding of electrical controls, fluid power, mechanical systems, and manufacturing processes. The ability to function effectively in a team environment and interact productively with all levels of management and operations is required. REQUIREMENTS: Education and Experience: Training beyond high school including either an Associate Degree in Electronic Technology or closely related technical field preferred, or a combination of education and experience which may include skilled trade programs, military training or other training as applicable. Computer Skills: Competent in Windows based software, such as Outlook, Excel and Word; strong skills in document organization and using document templates and creating simple queries. Must be proficient or become proficient in SAP Plant Maintenance. Communication Skills: Must be able to communicate both verbally and written; high level critical thinking, and problemsolving skills. Certification: Certifications in any technical field or techniques is a plus. Special Skills: Strong interpersonal skills; demonstrated skills in the area of AC/DC circuits, industrial electrical systems.; experience in electrical safety and lock out tag out processes and procedures; knowledge in the theory and application of electronic devices such as industrial semi-conductors, solid state drives, and industrial control systems; experience in the operationof PLC systems and control and data collection instrumentation and transducers; working knowledge and skills in tools and components used in maintenance and repair of mechanical systems such as bearings, gears, clutches belts, and seals; ability to troubleshoot and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic components and systems. Preferred Skills: Possession of one or more of the skills is a plus - Basic Microcomputer skills necessary to understand the operation and interfacing characteristics of microprocessors; experience in PLC operation to include basic system configuration and hardware, relay equivalent instructions, timers/counters, data manipulation, data communications and advanced programming commands, as wellas interfacing, troubleshooting and application and program development; demonstrated skills or training in electronic motor drive technologies including servo-motors, encoders, tachometers, electronic and mechanical brakes and clutches, closed loop systems, DC servo, AC variable frequency, AC servo and stepper systems. Travel: Minimum 1-5 trips per year outside of assigned location.

Job Requirements

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Acton Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. This position is slated for candidates who are currently working at this facility; therefore, they will be considered for the opening first. If none of those local Team Members are selected then, other Team Members from other locations will be considered.