Maintenance Generalist in Cincinnati, OH at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/10/2018

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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.


Provide basic mechanical and electrical maintenance duties requiring the utilization of current maintenance practices. Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical maintenance on all production equipment including ovens, Formax s freezers, Grinders and all other manufacturing systems plant wide. Work on project type work that may include welding and fabrication. Be able to read manuals and blue prints. Work daily with the manufacturing personnel to help with startup and training of operators. Be able to trouble shoot from electrical prints. Review the machine guarding on a daily basis and make sure the equipment is being used properly. Must be willing and able to lift up to 100lbs. Must be willing and able to work in an environment with extreme temperatures ranging from 39F to 90F. Maintain a clean work area and help clean the maintenance shop on a rotation basis. Help train the new level one mechanics as needed. In the event of absence of the next level down the organizational chart covers for the next level up. Employee has an individual responsibility to report all possible deficiencies or practices that could compromise food safety. Employee is to adhere to all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) at all times.


Must have 2 years production maintenance experience. Required electrical troubleshooting experience including reading schematics and electrical prints. Required PLC troubleshooting experience including the ability to read Ladder Logic. Be able to furnish own tools.

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