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Farm Maintenance Tech 2

Company: Smithfield Foods
Location: Snowflake
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Job LocationsUS-AZ-SNOWFLAKEYour OpportunityEmployee is responsible for performing a variety of predictive and preventative maintenance activities and repair duties consistent with the operation of all plant utility systems, cooling tower, pump, air compressors, food processing equipment, grinders, conveyors and their associated equipment. Assist Supervisor and Maintenance Tech 3 in the repair and maintenance equipment to include all ammonia equipment to include all ammonia equipment, compressed air, cooling systems as directed by Supervisor.Core Responsibilities* Follow all Personnel Safety and Food Safety policies/procedures, GMP's and plant rules.* Ensure the safe operation of plant equipment and machinery, the safe use of tools and the safety of others working in the immediate area.* Operate, repair and maintain all assigned equipment, to include all ammonia equipment, compressed air, dehumidification equipment, steam, cooling systems, air and water filters, plumbing, heat exchangers, water treatment, heaters, level controls and water systems.* Perform troubleshooting and repair electrical systems, electrical controls, electric motors, pumps, gearboxes, blowers/fans.* Resolve equipment malfunctions by evaluating performance breakdowns, identifying the root cause, safely repairing the equipment, and taking actions to prevent recurring failures.* Coordinate with supervisor all short-term repairs and long-term repairs to minimize production downtime.* Ensure all assigned work and preventative maintenance tasks are completed in a timely manner.* Utilize the CMMS system to document all work performed and enter data into the computer.* Must be able to follow all work instructions and document all appropriate records to meet requirements set forth by OSHA, EPA, USDA and plant management.* Must be able to work flexible hours with some overtime hours depending on the need of the business.* All other duties as assigned.QualificationsMinimum Requirements* A minimum of 1 year of experience in a manufacturing plantPreferred Experience** Experience with at least two of the three types of equipment; machine drive equipment, meat grinding and processing equipment and/or screw augers and conveyors* Post-secondary education and/or technical trade certification.* Experience in refrigeration, building/facility maintenance and electrical control systemsCareers and BenefitsTo learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefitsAbout Smithfield FoodsHeadquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach. Our 40,000 U.S. and 15,000 European employees are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly. " and have made us one of the world's leading vertically integrated protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for more than two decades, including many industry firsts, such as our ambitious commitment to cut our carbon impact by 25 percent by 2025. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our neighbors in need. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield , Eckrich and Nathan's Famous , among many others. For more information, visit and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.EEO/AA InformationSmithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by law. Associated topics: automotive, breakdown, calibrate, customer service, field service, field service technician, machine maintenance, maintenance, maintenance mechanic, service technician

Keywords: Smithfield Foods, Scottsdale , Farm Maintenance Tech 2, Other , Snowflake, Arizona

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