Industrial Maintenance Technician in Mount Olive, NC at Butterball

Date Posted: 8/1/2018

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Job Description


The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of what is required of personnel so classified. They do not imply or establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.  

Incumbents in this position are expected to perform the essential functions, tasks, duties, responsibilities, and physical requirements of this role with or without reasonable accommodation within the described work environment.  

Butterball, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the fair and impartial treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without regard to gender, age, race, religion, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, military/veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, or any other status protected by law.

 

Position Summary:  Provide mechanical support service in response to operational changes resulting from the malfunction, breakdown, relocation, replacement or other modification of existing mechanical systems and/or equipment.

Essential Duties, Functions and Responsibilities:

Process product using tools and equipment provides

Follows all work safety policies and guidelines

Observes equipment operation, notifying appropriate personnel of any malfunctions and/or safety issues/concerns

Adheres to all USDA and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) product standards and guidelines

Maintains a clean and organized area

Performs other duties as assigned

Accountable tomaintain punctual and regular attendance for scheduled work hours

Inspects systems and report abnormalities on a regular basis

Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service

Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments

Perform regular preventive maintenance on equipment and plant facilities

Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties

Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision

Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work area

Must be able to work shifts as assigned such as weekends, holidays and mandatory overtime

Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Ability to work in a fast paced environment

Ability to troublelshoot issues that occur on the machines

Ability to communicate effectively and follow verbal and written instructions

Must be willing and able to perform physical requirements of the job with or without reasonable accomodations

Must be at least 18 years of age and legally authorized to work in the United States

Must pass a background check, drug screen

Must be able to read and write English

Prefer if individual was familiar in SPC, HACCP, GMP's, SSOP's and USDA

Be familiar with ISO process and procedures

Prefer but not mandatory if the associate could read electrical and mechanical blue prints

Shift flexibility could be needed and willilng to work on call and weekends

Must wear Personal Protective Equipmen6t

Ability to multi-task

Completing required paperwork in a timely manner

Physical Requirements:

Frequent standing and walking (at least 8 hours per day)

Lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling (up to and including 50 pounds or more), stooping, squatting, twisting, reaching overhead and below knees

Perform work in a refrigerated and non-refrigerated environment depending on work assignment

Ability to use calculators, computers, telephone, and other office equipment in the course of a day

Use repetitive motions using upper and lower extremities, mount and dismount equipment on a a continual basis

Will be subject to working on mechanical and stationary working platforms in excess of 40 ft.

Working Conditions/Department Descriptions:

Damp and Cold environment

Loud and noisy machinery

Dusty environment

Congested environment

Outside in all types of weather

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