Job Information

JBS USA MECHANIC - WEEKENDS in Cold Spring, Minnesota

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Assist with the necessary repairs of equipment, property and the building.

  • Maintains accurate communication to other mechanics and departments.

  • Supports station mechanic and operator basic functions of machinery and equipment.

  • Effectively uses electrical testing equipment.

  • Responsible to identify opportunities for improvement and to communicate those to supervisor or lead person.

  • Initiates and conducts routine preventative maintenance (PM’s) on equipment by self or with minimal supervision.

  • Maintain shop 5s policies and cleanliness.

EXPECTATATIONS – all Team Members

  • Observe & enforce all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies.

  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, coworkers, and leadership teams.

  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma, and participates in or supports the E$P program

  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices, and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization


  • Demonstrated ability to perform basic math skills including: addition, subtraction, division, multiplication and percentage calculations

  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak English

  • Ability to pass a Prove It test

  • Two years’ experience in maintenance field preferred

  • Have the ability to work with minimal direct supervision

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and abilities in order to analyze, evaluate, and solve mechanical problems

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Experience in the operation of maintenance power tools

  • Knowledge of electric and mechanical procedures

  • Flexibility to work weekends as needed

  • To perform this job successfully, applicant must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.