Maintenance Mechanic

at Butterball in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Butterball, LLC, one of America's most iconic brands, helps consumers celebrate Thanksgiving and every day in between. Located in the thriving Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina area, our goal is to provide a diverse array of career opportunities and paths which include our farms, processing facilities and support offices.
We are the largest producer of turkey products in the U.S., and we make a lot more than Thanksgiving turkeys. Our company's measurable growth is in no small part due to our team members in North Carolina, Arkansas, Illinois, and Missouri, who each have a seat at the table to contribute to our success

Job Posting  : Maintenance Mechanic
**Increased Pay Rates!!**
Maintenance Mechanic Position with starting pay at $24.50 (2nd shift receives additional $1.00 shift premium)
Position Summary :
This person will be responsible for providing mechanical support in response to operational changes resulting from the malfunction, breakdown, relocation, replacement, or other modifications of existing mechanical systems and/or equipment
"This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of Butterball's Drug/Alcohol Screening & Testing Policy. Details will be provided to individuals who receive a conditional job offer, or upon request."
Essential Duties, Functions, and responsibilities:
Maintain equipment using tools and equipment provided
Follows all work safety policies and guidelines
Observes equipment operation and be able to fix and troubleshoot any malfunctions and /or safety issues/concerns
Performs PMs on equipment on a weekly basis and completes work orders as assigned
Adheres to all USDA and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) product standards and guidelines
Maintains a clean and organized area
Performs other duties as assigned
Accountable to maintain punctual and regular attendance for scheduled work hours
Maintain acceptable times for repairs and adjustments to the lines
Assist Mechanic Operators on troublesome issues to alleviate downtime
Utilize LOTO as required when by passing guards or servicing a piece of equipment
Set up/tear down of assigned pieces of equipment on daily basis with minimal wait time
Perform emergency equipment repairs either alone or with assistance from other mechanics or team coordinators
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to communicate effectively and follow verbal and written instructions
Follow diagrams, operation manuals and manufacturing instructions
Must be able to troubleshoot malfunctions in timely manner and find resolution
Must be willing and able to perform physical requirements of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Must be at least 18 years of age and legally authorized to work in the United States
Must pass a background check, drug screen
Must be able to read and write
Need to be familiar in SPC, HACCP, GMP'S SSOP'S and USDA
Computer skills with Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Product knowledge and process knowledge
Ability to trouble shoot problems with machines to prevent down time
Physical Requirements :
Constant standing and walking (8 hours or more per day)
Lifting, carrying, pushing, or pulling (up to and including 50lbs or more)
Reaching overhead
Reaching below knees
Ability to multitask
Completing required paperwork in timely manner
Using material handling equipment as needed
Working Conditions/Department Description:
Work in damp and cold environment as needed
Work with loud and noisy machinery as needed
Work in dusty environment when using spice as needed
Work with raw meat as needed
Work in congested areas as needed
Work in tight spaces to complete work
The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of what is required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not imply or establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer. 

This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of Butterball's Drug/Alcohol Screening & Testing Policy. Details will be provided to individuals who receive a conditional job offer, or upon request.

Butterball, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the fair and impartial treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without regard to gender, age, race, religion, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, military/veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, or any other status protected by law.

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Job Posting: 4126416

Posted On: Feb 28, 2024

Updated On: Mar 16, 2024

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