Smithfield Foods
Farm Maintenance Tech 1
At a glance
Location: US-MO-Lucerne Map
Posted: 08/02/2019
Closing: 09/01/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 1 year(s)
Smithfield Foods
Job description

Repair & Maintenance

Farm Maintenance Technician – Terre Haute (rural PutnamCounty) H07

DESCRIPTION:  To ensure properly scheduled, periodic, preventative oremergency maintenance of production buildings and equipment.  Responsibilities include, but are not limitedto:


•        Trouble shooting and repairing hog confinement facilitiesequipment.


•        Inspecting, adjusting, and repairing equipment andbuilding structures in the facilities.


•        Recordkeeping of time and materials related to individualwork orders.


•        Starting machines and equipment to test operationfollowing repair.


•        Setting up and operating metal working equipment andtools, such as lathe, drill press, grinder, or welder, to make or repair parts.


•        Analyzing and resolving machinery and equipment problems,applying knowledge of shop mathematics and mechanics.


•        Directing the work of new hires in training.


•        Determining priority of work orders.


•        Assisting other workers in a variety of duties.


•        Following other job-related instructions and performingother job-related duties as requested, subject to all applicable state andfederal laws.


Job requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:  Interested candidates must have mechanicaland electrical skills with one year minimum construction or maintenanceexperience.  Candidates are also requiredto have a high school diploma or GED.  Peoplein this position must be able to lift 100 lbs with a full range of body motionand be available for 24–hour call on a rotation basis, including weekends.  This position also requires that thecandidate have a valid drivers’ license at all times with a reliable vehicle totransport tools & components between job sites.  Mileage will be paid for on-site travel &after hours call-out.  A resume is requested for these positions.


Farm Maintenance Tech 1