Maintenance Technician in Huntsville, AR at Butterball

Date Posted: 9/15/2018

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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.


Job Summary

The Maintenance Technician performs plant-wide equipment maintenance, checks, and adjustments.

Shifts & Schedules

Assigned shift will be determined by hiring manager. Applicants must be willing to work any required shift.

Day Shift Schedule:         4:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Night Shift Schedule:     4:00 PM – 4:30 AM

Schedules run Sunday – Wednesday and Wednesday – Saturday where Wednesday is a half day.

Essential Duties, Functions & Responsibilities

  • Repairs mechanical and electrical issues with equipment and systems as needed
  • Maintains all equipment in good, working condition
  • Performs scheduled preventive maintenance (PM) on equipment and systems
  • Ensures PM is done in a timely manner and reports on PM status of equipment regularly

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Other Characteristics (KSAOs)

  • Refrigeration experience preferred
  • Basic mechanical and electrical knowledge
  • Ability to complete work-related documents in English and read work-related materials in English
  • Ability to life up to 50 pounds, bend and stoop as part of performance of job duties, and work in dirty, smelly, and seasonal (outdoor) conditions, including hot and cold temperature extremes
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers and maintenance supervision and management
  • Initiative and ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to work flexible shifts, including weekends, holidays, and overtime, as needed

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications in order to be considered for this position:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Must be at least eighteen (18) years old

  • Must be eligible to work legally in the United States


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