Maintenance Tech Il - 2nd Shift - Full time - Timberville, VA (Job ID...

Employer Name Cargill   Address 00000
Job Type   Address 2
Experience   City Timberville
Education   State Virginia
  Zip Code 22853

Apply for this Job

Job Description

VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability
Contact Email:

**Maintenance Tech Il \- 2nd Shift \- Full time \- Timberville, VA**

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world\. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience\. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work\.


**Cargill Protein**

Cargill Proteinis the umbrella organization of Cargill?s North American beef, turkey, and food distribution businesses\. Our businesses based in Wichita, Kansas, provide wholesome, high quality, nutritious and flavorful products to customers ranging from foodservice operators and grocery stores, to food manufacturers and export markets\. These businesses employ more than 28,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities\.

**Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats**

Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats is a business committed to serving a broad range of retail, foodservice, deli, club store and branded food customers\. We are focused on the success of our own national brands as well as the brands of our customers\. We utilize state\-of\-the\-art turkey, beef, and chicken processing capabilities to deliver high\-quality meat products to our partners\. Advanced technologies and imaginative people create innovative solutions and distinctive value for our customers\.

Maintenance is a vital role in the daily operations of our facility\. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title\. The types of roles available require troubleshooting, ensuring proper maintenance and operational status of equipment, using a variety of hand tools to set up, break down, adjust production line machinery, and performing other duties pertaining to hydraulics and pneumatics, all while making safety the number one priority\. Maintenance requires being able to read manuals written in English and the ability to write and document information\.

While performing the duties of Maintenance, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment\. Positions require standing the entire shift and the use of PPE is required in all areas of the facility\.

**Principal Accountabilities**

Perform repetitive tasks\. Examples include:

Using hand tools to perform maintenance on production machinery

Ensuring food safety and quality

Cleanliness and housekeeping


**Required Qualifications**

* Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship

* Must be 18 years or older

* Ability to read, write, and speak English

* Ability to work with a variety of hand tools

* Must be able to understand and use blueprints, schematics, and installation/operation manuals to install and repair equipment

* Extensive knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics, industrial electrical controls/circuits and mechanical principles\.

* Must have strong electro\-mechanical background experience in solid state controls and devices including PLC\. Frequency drives and HIM\.

* Candidates should be currently enrolled or have completed an apprenticeship program or have an equivalent educational background\.

* Must have knowledge of and ability to trouble shoot Ink jet printers and Label printers

* Must have knowledge of and ability to trouble shoot scale systems

* Ability to work flexible hours and or shifts\.

* Accuracy, precision, and dependability are a necessity\.

* Must be a self\-starter and have good communication skills\.

* Must be a team player, but also must be able to work well alone\.

* Specific eye requirements: No contact lenses allowed in engine room when welding or electrical troubleshooting and repair

**Preferred Qualifications**

* Previous production or maintenance experience

* Four years maintenance experience

* Must have knowledge of OSHA regulations governing this area\.

* Candidate should be currently enrolled or have completed an apprenticeship program or have an equivalent educational background\.

* Previous Cargill experience

* Work history in the past 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet\.

**Primary Location** US\-VA\-Timberville

**Schedule** Full\-time

**Req ID:** TIM00682

Required Skills

Description of Benefits: Salary / Commissions / Bonuses / Other