Repair and Maintenance Technician
?Job DescriptionEmployment Opportunities at MO FarmsRepair && MaintenanceFarm Maintenance Technician -Locust Ridge (Rural Sullivan County) H07DESCRIPTION: ?To ensure properly scheduled, periodic, preventative or emergency maintenance of production buildings and equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Trouble shooting and repairing hog confinement facilities equipment.Inspecting, adjusting, and repairing equipment and building structures in the facilities.Recordkeeping of time and materials related to individual work orders.Starting machines and equipment to test operation following repair.Setting up and operating metal working equipment and tools, such as lathe, drill press, grinder, or welder, to make or repair parts.Analyzing and resolving machinery and equipment problems, applying knowledge of shop mathematics and mechanics.Directing the work of new hires in training.Determining priority of work orders.Assisting other workers in a variety of duties.Following other job-related instructions and performing other job-related duties as requested, subject to all applicable state and federal laws.QUALIFICATIONS:Interested candidates must have mechanical and electrical skills with one year minimum construction or maintenance experience. ?Candidates are also required to have a high school diploma or GED. ?People in this position must be able to lift 100 lbs with a full range of body motion and be available for 24-hour call on a rotation basis, including weekends. ?This position also requires that the candidate have a valid drivers' license at all times with a reliable vehicle to transport tools && components between job sites. ?Mileage will be paid for on-site travel && after hours call-out.Smithfield believes strongly in promoting from within. ?The intent of the Job Posting Policy is to provide a communication method to all supervisors and associates regarding posted positions, with the purpose of providing associates the opportunity to assist in his or her own development. ?Temporary positions, reclassified or upgraded positions filled through intradepartmental transfer or promotion, and some management positions may not be posted. ?This is only a request and does not guarantee placement; the best applicant for the position will be chosen. ?Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.Apply for this job.