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Smithfield Foods Maintenance Technician-3rd shift in ORANGE CITY, Iowa

Maintenance Technician-3rd shiftID2022-25585Job LocationsUS-IA-Orange CityCategoryMaintenance/EngineeringTypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusHourlyShift3rd ShiftJob LocationsUS-IA-Orange CityYour OpportunityMust have basic knowledge of General Maintenance, Hydraulic Systems, Electrical and Electronic Systems, and Welding (TIG, MIG). Mechanic must be able to work as a team or individually. Must comply with all Company SAFETY rules (LOCKOUT/TAGOUT, ETC) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's). Core Responsibilities Ensure all assigned daily PM's are completed. Ensure production lines are in good mechanical order. Aid other teams (Production, Quality- when needed). Always follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's) and Safety Practices. Setup and visually inspect and tests machinery and equipment Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other personnel to diagnose problem or repair machine. Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts. Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings gears, and other parts of machinery. Repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment. Follow all ISO 14001 procedures Other duties as needed.The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.QualificationsTo 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.High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and 1+ years of related experience and/or training in an industrial mechanical maintenance or food manufacturing environment; or 4 years' direct experience in an industrial mechanical maintenance or food manufacturing maintenance environment.Vocational Diploma, Technical Diploma or associate degree from a technical maintenance or vocational school. (Preferred)Possess the ability to function effectively in a team environment and interact productively with all levels of team personnel and outside contractors.Ability to operate a forklift, genie lift or scissor lift or other powered industrial trucks (PIT). Understand and follow oral and written instructions.Ability to read and execute work order, write daily reports, and translate equipment manuals.Work Environment and Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The plant environment will include wet or humid conditions (non-weather related), extreme cold and heat (non-weather related), working near moving mechanical parts, exposure to fumes or airborne particles, and chemicals.Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can be loud when in the production area.Frequently lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision and ability to adjust focus.Frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.Ability to perform a task requiring continuous/repetitive movement, including grasping, pinching hands, flexing and extending armsAbility to stand on concrete and/or platforms for up to a 12-hour shiftAbility to work around animal blood and/or body