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JBS USA MAINTENANCE in Ellijay, Georgia

GENERAL SUMMARY:This position is responsible for industrial maintenance duties for an assigned area of the processing plant.

This position is for 2nd Shift, regular work hours Monday-Friday from1:30 pm-10pm and Saturday from 6am-10am. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Construct, maintain and test mechanical equipment, machinery and components

  • Identify parts or machines needing new or replacement parts

  • Utilize shop mathematics to complete assignments

  • Interpret drawings of equipment in order to properly adjust, maintain or repair machinery

  • Respond to requests by production area when mechanical issues with equipment have been identified

  • Communicate with production management and personnel to diagnose problems and to determine potential mechanical problems

  • Perform preventive maintenance

  • Complete assigned tasks with accuracy and efficiency, in regards to time as well as resources

  • Maintains assigned equipment and follows preventive maintenance schedule assigned by Maintenance Manager

  • Performs demand maintenance repairs and adjustments in assigned operations area

  • Makes necessary adjustments, calibrations and/or decisions to ensure proper operation of equipment

    EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT: High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.


  • Minimum 1-2 years industrial maintenance experience

  • Knowledge of industrial manufacturing equipment

  • General mathematic ability required to perform job

  • Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings

  • Basic knowledge of standard and metric measures

  • Must be able to work assigned days/shifts (including some weekends)