Maintenance Technician, 1st Shift

Koch Foods   Chattanooga, TN   Full-time     Maintenance
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Posted on November 19, 2020

Maintenance Technician, 1st Shift

Maintenance Technician POSITION: Koch Foods is recruiting a 1st Shift Maintenance Technician for its production plant located in Chattanooga, TN. Koch Foods is a leading poultry processing company, specializing in quality products and customer service. Koch Foods of Chattanooga is a full, whole-bird processing plant.

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment. Performs maintenance on interior and exterior of building. Contacts and schedules vendors/ contractors for necessary building repairs and emergencies that are outside of the scope of routine maintenance. Maintains a schedule of when maintenance was last performed. Works in a safe manner and recognizes unsafe behavioral patterns. Takes appropriate actions to ensure the safety of themselves and others in the building. Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas. The person in the maintenance A role will perform some, if not all, of the listed above job tasks.

General Job duties/ tasks: All other duties as assigned. Will adhere to company animal welfare policy, and other state and local laws. Punctual, regular attendance is a requirement for this job. May be required to work some weekends.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or Equivalent. Good communication skills. Mechanical diagnostics and repair. Metal fabrication and design. Good work record and team player. Troubleshoot three wire circuit. Certifications or previous. Maintenance experience. We offer competitive wages and a benefits package that helps safeguard your health and well-being, and provides savings options for you and your family to those who are benefits eligible. Koch Foods participates in the E-Verify system and uses all tools made available by the federal government to confirm the employment eligibility of all employees. All applicants are required to provide documentation proving their employment eligibility, and all offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of the E-Verify process. U.S. law requires companies to employ only individuals who may legally work in the United States – either U.S. citizens, or foreign citizens who have the necessary authorization. Drug Free Workplace Background Investigation Koch Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.