Maintenance Generalist Class 1 in Haltom City, TX at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Career Snapshot

Career Description

Job Summary: Position is responsible for maintaining equipment in good working condition. 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.

Also responsible for minimizing downtime due to equipment failure. Support production in addressing equipment problems during shift and handle all mechanical problems that may arise in a fast pace environment. Candidate must be able to repeatedly push, pull, stoop, squat, walk, climb and stand on hard concrete floors up to 12 hours per day. Ability to occasionally lift and/or carry up to 75 lbs. Exposed on routine basis to cold/hot temperatures ranging from 40 to 75 degrees, wet/humid conditions, and slippery floors in some areas. This position is exposed to noise levels that require hearing protection. Position requires Lock Out Tag Out certification. Candidate must be able to read and interpret blue prints, schematics, and maintenance instructions/procedure manuals. Must be flexible regarding work hours and available when needed. Overtime work including Saturday & Sunday work.

Special Skills Required:

Ability to lift, push, and pull up to 75 lbs. occasionally

Ability to lift up to 20 lbs. frequently

Ability to stand on hard surface for up to 12 hours per day

Ability to work in confined spaces, walk, climb, bend and stoop

Repetitive gripping, pushing and pulling

Frequent overhead work

Temperature ranges from 40-75 degrees

Basic math skills; percentages, fractions and measurements

Personal Protection Equipment:

Hearing protection, safety glasses, proper footwear

Length of time to learn the job:

4-6 Weeks

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, gender, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

Tyson es un Empleador con Igualdad de Oportunidades que practica Acción Afirmativa. Todos los aspirantes calificados se tomarán en cuenta sin hacer distinción alguna hacia la raza, género, origen nacional, color, religión, edad, genética, orientación sexual, incapacidad o situación de veterano.

"This position is slated for individuals who are currently working at this location. If none of those local candidates are selected, then other applicants from other locations will be considered."