JBS USA MAINTENANCE (HOURLY) in Elberton, Georgia
Repairs and maintains electrical, mechanical and hydraulic components of production machines and equipment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESInclude the following (other duties may be assigned):
Visually inspects and listens to machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunctions.
Dismantles machines and equipment to gain access to problem area.
Inspects and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment, or other problems.
Removes and replaces worn or defective parts of drive mechanism or hydraulic system.
Realigns and adjusts components such as spindles and clutches.
Locates damaged air and hydraulic pipes on machine, and measures, cuts, threads, and installs new pipe.
Starts machines and equipment to test operation following repair.
Trouble shoot and repairs electrical problems.
Repairs broken parts.
Sets up and operates metalworking tools such as lathe, drill press, or grinder, to make or repair parts.
The maintenance technician must provide their own tools.QUALIFICATIONSTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able toperform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
The technician will take a test they need to move to the next pay grade.
Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
LANGUAGE SKILLSMust be able to read English.MATHEMATICAL SKILLSMust be able to perform basic math.PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be able to lift 70lbs.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance.
The employee frequently is required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee is occasionally required to sit and talk or hear.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.WORK ENVIRONMENTThe work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functionsof this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Must be able to work in a cold and wet environment.
Must wear hearing protection equipment.
Must undergo safety training on CO2, liquid nitrogen, lock out/tag out, hazardous communications and other topics as deemed necessary by the company.
Use caution when walking on wet floors.
Use proper lifting technique.
Follow company's confined space policy where required.
Follow all specific safety procedures when using tools.
Always use the lock out/tag out procedures when working on equipment.
Must participate in monthly safety meeting.