Maintenance Technician Generalist -2nd/3rd Shift

Tyson Foods

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Maintenance Technician pay ranges from $23.95 to $34.20 depending on experience and education. There is a shift increase of $.75 for second and $1.75 for third shift and potential for overtime.

There is potential to progress quickly within levels based on completed training and demonstrated skills on the job.  We have open positions for second, and third 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 advancement opportunities and great benefits. This facility operates five days a week, with overtime potential, and produces Bacon and Bacon Toppings.


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. The Maintenance Mechanic position has responsibilities to maintain, troubleshoot and repair a variety of electromechanical equipment in a food processing environment.


·         Must perform troubleshooting and repair, and provide technical support for all phases of the operation

·         Must be able to understand technical and training manuals.

·         Handle and distribute cleaning chemicals and record data

·         Perform any other work as assigned by supervisor

·         Perform general housekeeping duties in the department

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

·         Must perform all positions of rotation, if applicable.

·         Requires proficiency in multiple skill clusters, such as basic electrical, electrical controls, fluid power, mechanical systems, welding, fabrication and manufacturing processes

·         Abilities include standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, and reaching are required in all areas and must be able to climb up and down stairs and ladders

·         Must be able to push/pull/lift 75 pounds

·         Previous experience, special training, and formal education in a mechanical capacity is preferred for this outlined position.

·         The position requires strong communication skills. Also, must be able to understand technical and training manuals.


Minimum of 6 months maintenance technician work experience documented in the work history section of the application OR be a graduate of an industrial maintenance training program.
Can be a combination of employers, as long as experience is 6 months

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