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Tyson Foods Maintenance Technician 3rd Shift – Full Time – Portland, ME 04102 in Portland, Maine

We are offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires. We have an open position for 3rd shift.

If you are looking to make an impact in a meaningful way, join us at Tyson Foods where we are raising the world’s expectations for how much good food can do! We create quality products in a safe environment for our team members. We offer great benefits and competitive pay. This facility operates five days a week and produces Barber Foods Stuffed Chicken Breast products.

POSITION SUMMARY:

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Preventively maintains, troubleshoots, repairs, replaces and alters defective equipment.

  • Provides maintenance on complex production equipment.

  • Responsible for controlling inventory and requisitioning appropriate parts.

  • Performs maintenance checks on buildings and equipment.

  • Maintains electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.

  • Operate industrial equipment (skyjack, forklift, boomlift).

  • Complies with company safety and sanitation guidelines.

  • Performs general equipment repair and installation of safety equipment when necessary.

  • Teams with production staff to encourage proper use and care of all equipment.

  • Maintains appropriate maintenance and repair logs.

  • Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.

  • Follow all required work safe practices. This would include lockout-tag out requirements and wearing of all required PPE in designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemical handling, fall restraints, etc.

  • Report any food safety and food quality related issues to management immediately.

  • Comply with all safety, food safety, GMP and SQF Requirements

  • Must be willing to frequently lift up to 50 pounds and push up to 100 pounds.

  • Effectively work in a team environment.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Perform any other work as assigned by supervisor

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have a minimum of (1) year of mechanic work experience documented in the work history section of the application or be graduate of an industrial maintenance training program. (can be a combination of employers as long as experience is at least 1 year)

  • Ability to inspect equipment, recognize potential problems and independently take appropriate corrective action to prevent component failures or equipment down time

Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends and holidays.

Work Shift:

3RD SHIFT (United States of America)

When completing a Tyson Foods employment application, be sure to complete all tasks listed on the candidate home page. If not, you will see a message that there are 1 or more task(s) that require attention. Applicants for hourly production positions must complete the task to provide additional information to be considered from employment.

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.

CCPA Notice. If you are a California resident, and would like to learn more about what categories of personal information we collect when you apply for this job, and how we may use that information, please read our CCPA Job Applicant Notice at Collection, click here (https://www.tysonfoods.com/sites/default/files/2020-07/CCPA%20applicant%20notification.pdf) .

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 (http://www.tysonfoods.com/who-we-are/our-story/purpose-values) .

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.

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