Cargill FiveStar -Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift - Full Time - Nashville, Tennessee in Nashville, Tennessee
FiveStar -Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift - Full Time - Nashville, Tennessee
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 150,000 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 Meat Solutions
Cargill Meat Solutions is 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 32,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.
At Cargill Beef, we know that our customers don’t just sell products; they sell the reputations behind those products. Our customers provide people with something that they crave and love and it’s a product that we love, too. And we understand how deeply the quality of our red meat connects to our customers’ reputations. After all, it’s our reputation, too. We have been innovating for the last 150 years to bring our partners new solutions that help nourish the world. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations but our industry, employees and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.
The purpose of this position is to maintain optimum functionality and reliability for all plant equipment. Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for maintenance and reliability in the most efficient and workman like manner. Performs jobs such as inspections, preventive maintenance, predictive maintenance and repairs. Interacts on a regular basis with management, peer maintenance and facility personnel along with contractors/vendors.
Follow all Food Safety (HACCP), GMP’s, Occupational Health and Safety, and Environmental programs.
Carry out department and company safety policies and procedures at all times.
Perform safe troubleshooting, installation, routine maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment (pumps, motors, fans, gearboxes, etc.)
Responsible for awareness and implementation of all local, state and federal regulations as they apply.
Responsible for repair of mechanical piping within the plant.
Demonstrate basic welding principles.
Demonstrate basic machine repair and rebuilding.
Responsible for reading and understanding mechanical and piping prints.
Have a basic understanding of electrical to assist in equipment troubleshooting and lockout.
Maintain facilities in clean, organized and efficient operating manner.
Participate in plant projects when needed.
Assist process operators when necessary.
Assist Maintenance Superintendent with control of parts inventory.
Be able to work in and promote a positive team working environment.
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
High school diploma or GED
Basic computer skills
Basic math skills
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold
Ability to work in elevated areas
Must be able to operate machinery
Ability to work overtime
Ability to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts
Must be able to perform maintenance trades including: welding, pipe fitting, and fabrication; gearbox and bearing, lubrication, and mechanical maintenance
5 years hands on experience in industrial production, specifically food manufacturing
Have experience and full understanding of GMPs, SSOPs, and SOPs
Able to perform maintenance trades including: electrical, pumps and piping systems and hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Previous experience in production or manufacturing
Previous Cargill experience
Work history in the past 12 months
Communication skills both within and across departments
Able to operate heavy equipment
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location US-TN-Nashville
Req ID: NAS00138