Maintenance Mechanic in Carthage, MO at Butterball

Date Posted: 8/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary: 

This person will be responsible for providing mechanical support in response to operational changes resulting from the malfunctions, breakdown, relocation, replacement or other modifications of existing mechanical systems and/or equipment.

Essential Duties, Functions and Responsibilities:

Maintain equipment using tools and equipment provided
Follows all work safety policies and guidelines
Observes equipment operation and be able to fix and troubleshoot any malfunctions and/or safety issues and concerns
Performs PM’s on equipment on a weekly basis and completes work orders as assigned
Adheres to all USDA and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) product standards and guidelines
Maintains a clean and organized area
Performs other duties as assigned
Maintain acceptable times for repairs and adjustments to the line
Utilize LOTO (Lock Out Tag Out) as required when by passing guards or servicing a piece of equipment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Must be at least 18 years of age and legally authorized to work in the United States.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
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 accommodations.

Physical Requirements:

Constant standing and walking  (8 hours or more a day)
Lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling (up to 50 lbs. or more)
Reaching overhead and or below the knees
Ability to multitask
Completing required paperwork in a timely manner
Using material handling equipment as needed

Working Conditions/Department Description:

Work in damp and cold environments as needed
Work with loud and noisy machinery as needed
Work in congested areas  
Work in tight spaces in order to complete work


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