Smithfield Foods
RTE & Kitchen-Maintenance Mechanic
At a glance
Location: US-KS-Wichita Map
Posted: 09/02/2019
Closing: 10/01/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Smithfield Foods
Job description
Your Opportunity

Performs maintenance and repair services in more than one craft.  Requires apprenticeship training in one craft, seasoned by practical experience and some training, in other craft areas appropriate to the environment.  May seek the advice of contractors as needed.

Core Responsibilities

Core Duties for Maintenance

  • Works from verbal, written instructions, blueprints, and sketches to complete work orders and PM’s.
  • Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment and systems for emergency repairs.
  • Applies skills, experience, and general knowledge to a wide range of tasks to adjust, repair, dissemble, replace, and reassemble equipment.
  • Performs preventative maintenance routines and inspections.
  • Utilizes hand tools and common shop machinery
  • Assist Maintenance Supervisor or Maintenance Manager in more complex repairs.

Duties for Maintenance

  • Works from verbal, written instructions, blueprints, and sketches to complete work orders and PM’s.
  • Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment and systems for emergency repairs.
  • Applies skills, experience, and general knowledge to a wide range of tasks to adjust, repair, dissemble, replace, and reassemble equipment
  • Works from verbal, written instructions, blueprints, and sketches to complete work orders and PM’s.
  • Troubleshoots and diagnoses equipment and systems for emergency repairs.
  • Applies skills, experience, and general knowledge to a wide range of tasks to adjust, repair, dissemble, replace, and reassemble equipment.
Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. 

  • Welding experience is preferred
  • Mechanical knowledge is preferred
  • Electrical Knowledge is preferred
  • Must be capable of reading and writing English.
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Work Environment & Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  •  While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. 
  • The employee is occasionally required to walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl  
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  
Work Environment & Physical Demands

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and outside weather conditions. 
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals; extreme cold and extreme heat. 
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
EEO/AA Information

Smithfield, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.

Careers and Benefits

To learn more about Smithfield’s benefits, visit smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits

RTE & Kitchen-Maintenance Mechanic