Production Maintenance DESCRIPTION
Position at Pilgrim's Maintenance Mechanic
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Construct, maintain and test mechanical equipment, machinery and components
Identify parts or machines needing new or replacement parts
Utilize shop mathematics to complete assignments
Interpret drawings of equipment in order to properly adjust, maintain or repair machinery
Respond to requests by production area when mechanical issues with equipment have been identified
Communicate with production management and personnel to diagnose problems and to determine potential mechanical problems
Perform preventive maintenance Complete assigned tasks with accuracy and efficiency, in regards to time as well as resources
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT: High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.Technical school preferred.
BASIC SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum 1-2 years industrial maintenance experience
Knowledge of industrial manufacturing equipment
General mathematic ability required to perform job
Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings
Basic knowledge of standard and metric measures
Must be able to work assigned days/shifts (including some weekends)
About this company
At Pilgrim’s, our vision is to become the best managed and most respected company in our industry, and we know that having the best team is the only way to get there. We pride ourselves on our dedication to our team members and our focus on attracting the best talent and providing opportunities to grow and advance. Distributed between our corporate headquarters in the lush Northern Colorado and operations across the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico we employ approximately 38,000 people in professional and operational positions.
Working for Pilgrims provides a unique opportunity to experience corporate, plant and live operations. If you have a passion for poultry, the agriculture industry or are just looking for something interesting and challenging, we’re confident that we have the perfect job for you!
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37404)