Feed Mill Maintenance Lead

Website Tyson Foods, Inc.

Feeding families since 1935


Work Shift: 2ND SHIFT (United States of America)

This position is responsible for assisting the Supervisor in coordination of the daily responsibilities of the department by insuring the Supervisor’s instructions are communicated to the team members and carried out timely and correctly. This position is also responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Must be able to troubleshoot, examine, diagnose machine malfunctions, both electrical and mechanical.  Inspect/perform repairs as well as preventative maintenance.  Check all fluid levels and fabricate parts for machinery.  Install general plumbing and lines. Rebuild machines and install from blueprint specifications.  Maintain inventory of parts and log all jobs in Kiosk system. Be able to repair and maintain all feed mill and related equipment (including pellet mills, hammermills, air compressor, drag, screw conveyors, bucket electors, feed bathing system, boiler and all power transmission components). Provide daily shift summary, Verify work orders are being completed, Verify time is being put in SAP correctly, Ensure notifications are being put in, Ensure shops are cleaned daily, Ensure all preventative maintenance is being done correctly, Verify mechanics are filling out work order permits, Verify mechanics are completing notifications of repair, Learn all areas of the Mill. All other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Must be at M4 level or acquire M4 level within 18 months.

Have 1 yr maintenance experience

Good attendance record

Basic computer skills

Have the ability to recognize potential problems, troubleshoot and take corrective action to solve problem.

Ability to read/understand written/oral instruction to include blueprints, design layouts and Material Safety Data Sheets

Welding/Cutting Experience

Work in dusty, warm, hot conditions.

Wear PPE and follow all safety policies and procedures including Lock-out/Tag-out procedures.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential job functions; stand for long periods of time, walk, reach in repetitive motion, climb, bend, stoop.  The employee must be able to lift up to 70-80 lbs. An individual should be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.    

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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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