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Maintenance Technician- 3rd Shift, Sioux Center, Iowa - $3000 WELCOME BONUS

Smithfield Foods
Sioux Center, IA 51250
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  • Job Code
    182605494

Overview

A great job-and a great future-awaits you at Smithfield Foods. As the world's largest pork processor and hog producer, we're a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.

What we offer:

  • A variety of career paths, including:
    • Production
    • Maintenance
    • Quality Assurance/Food Safety
    • Hog Procurement
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Tuition assistance

#BringHomeTheBacon with industry-leading wages as well as benefits packages that are available after 90 consecutive days of work.

Pay and Benefits included for this role include, but are not limited to:

  • $ 24.20- 31.20 /Hourly Starting Pay
  • Currently Hiring 3rd Shifts
  • JOIN US Saturday June 25th, from 9am-3pm
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • $2,500 Relocation Assistance
  • $3,000 Welcome Bonus
  • Gift Options:

After successfully completing 90 days of employment with Smithfield Foods, all new hires who start after 4/5/21 will also be eligible to select a GIFT!

  • Apple Products Gift Card ($175)
  • Best Buy Gift Card ($175)
  • Walmart Gift Card ($150)
  • Amazon Gift Card ($150)

Today, and every day, we stand as a Smithfield Family to #ThankAFoodWorker. And at Smithfield, we reward those who embrace Responsibility.

Additional information about these, and other programs will be provided during orientation to new hire.

Performs repairs and troubleshooting on food processing equipment to include, but not limited to: stuffers, vacuum pumps, mixers, grinders, packaging machinery, conveyors, hydraulic units, multivacs, and ovens.



Responsibilities

  • Installs replacement belts, filters, gears, chains and valves.
  • Rebuilds valves, pumps and gearboxes.
  • Troubleshoots pneumatic, electric and hydraulic machine problems and makes necessary repairs.
  • Performs repairs to machines involving machine guarding, bolt replacement, breakdowns due to mechanical wear and plumbing.
  • Welds machine components.
  • Performs preventive maintenance tasks such as lubricating parts, drives chains, etc.
  • Handles installations, including hooking up air, water, gas and the alignment and leveling of equipment.
  • Complete ALL repair slips given on a daily basis and communicate to the Maintenance Manager if tasks cannot be accomplished before leaving.
  • Complete established preventative maintenance duties on a daily basis.
  • Basic understanding of how steam works.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.




Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and 1+ years of related experience and/or training in an industrial mechanical maintenance or food manufacturing environment; or 4 years' direct experience in an industrial mechanical maintenance or food manufacturing maintenance environment.
  • Vocational Diploma, Technical Diploma or Associate's Degree from a technical maintenance or vocational school, a plus.
  • Possess the ability to function effectively in a team environment and interact productively with all levels of team personnel and outside contractors.
  • Ability to operate a forklift, genie lift or scissor lift.
  • Can understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to read, write the following; work orders, instructions, daily reports and machine manuals.
  • Ability to receive and relate orders/information using various communication devices.




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Posted: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-19

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Maintenance Technician- 3rd Shift, Sioux Center, Iowa - $3000 WELCOME BONUS

Smithfield Foods
Sioux Center, IA 51250

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