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Tyson Foods Industrial Maintenance -2nd/3rd Shift SEPT '20.2 in Columbus Junction, Iowa

If you are looking to make an impact on a meaningful scale, come join us as we raise the world's expectations for how much good food can do!

Work Shift:

B Shift (United States of America)

This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.

These positions work in all departments of this pork processing facility, performing preventative maintenance repairing equipment used in production such as conveyor lines, trolley systems, Rendering machinery, and hydraulic systems. Other duties may include welding, basic electrical work, and working with pneumatic and hydraulic systems. Standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, pulling, and reaching are required in all areas. These positions work in a cold, damp or hot and humid environment.



High School Diploma, GED, or 1 Year On-The-Job Training.

*Must have 1-year experience and or education in at least two of the following General Maintenance related areas: Mechanical troubleshooting, Electrical/Electronic troubleshooting, PLC troubleshooting and navigation, Welding, Fabrication, AC DC Control Wiring, Motor Control, 3 Phase Wiring, Plumbing, Conveyor Maintenance, Hydraulics, Pneumatic Systems.

*Application and /or resume must show related work experience and/or training in these areas.

Must be available to work any department, weekends, holidays and overtime.

Must be capable of communicating well both verbally and in writing with all levels of team members from hourly to upper management, as well as government officials.

Must be able to read and understand manuals, execute and document work completed on scheduling sheet.

Must be able to successfully complete computer-based training modules and understand training manuals.

Must be willing and able to lift up to 60 plus pounds as necessary.

Must be willing and able to work in confined space and working at heights above normal work area; use of ladders, lifts, and scaffolds; as well as any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Candidates hired into this position will be expected to stay on track with their training until he/she reaches level 7.

Preference given to internal qualified candidates currently employed at this facility followed by candidates from other Tyson facilities then external candidates.

Applicants that fail to provide a social security number, listed as National ID#, will not be considered.

Applicants for hourly positions must complete the task to provide additional information to be considered from employment.

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Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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Our team members make the difference. If you are ready to grow your career with an industry leader and want to positively impact the team and community around you, then join us in helping us in raising expectations.Join us on the journey.

At Tyson, we are raising expectations for how much good people can do. Our Talent Strategy is to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent, and we believe that our Culture is the connecting thread that drives that strategy!

We strive to be a talent magnet to establish a reputation for being a talent rich organization where team members can grow their career while growing the business.

We are a high performing organization where team members are rewarded (Pay, Benefits and Recognition) for their contributions, and given the opportunity to support and/or volunteer with programs that help Tyson make a lasting social impact in the communities where we live and work.

To learn more about our culture, please read Our Purpose.

Tyson Foods, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you are unable to apply for career opportunities through use of this site due to an impairment or disability, please contact (479) 290-5000 for further assistance.