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Tyson Foods C Shift Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in Waterloo, Iowa

This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets whilemaintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


Maintenance Generalist positions are responsible for keeping machinery running to maintain continuous production. Thisincludes repairing and maintaining the operating conditions of the machinery and equipment, troubleshooting problems thatoccur in the day- to-day operation of the facility. The position requires performing work involving hydraulics, pneumatics,electrical and mechanics in general as well as some welding. The team member will also set up, adjust and break downproduction line machinery and complete daily documentation this is required.


Requires standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, pulling, and reaching. Requires lifting 70+ lbs. and workwhile standing or walking on hard floors for a period of up to 12 hours. Requires working weekends, overtime and holidays asneeded. Requires ability to communicate effectively to all Team Members and management to resolve mechanical failures aswell as be able to read manuals in order to repair equipment safely. Requires ability to communicate verbally and in writingand to be able to record information using company provided forms and procedures. Requires knowledge of basic computerskills in order to record information as needed in company computer system. Requires working in hot and cold environments.Must have 6 months of continuous employment within the last 4 years in order to be considered for these positions. If theapplicant is not contacted in the month that they applied, they will need to reapply again in the next month to be considered.Requires high school diploma, GED, or on-the-job training.

Work Shift:

C Shift (United States of America)

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