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TN-Maintenance Supervisor (3rd Shift)

Koch Foods
Chattanooga, TN Full-time
Posted on February 1, 2020

TN-Maintenance Supervisor (3rd Shift)

Position: TN-Maintenance Supervisor (3rd Shift)

Type: Full Time

Location: Chattanooga, TN

Maintenance Superintendent Job Description: Koch Foods is recruiting a 3rd Shift Maintenance Supervisor 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: Responsible for supervising, assisting and training all direct reports to establish, implement, and maintain suitable programs keeping all processing equipment operating in an efficient, dependable and safe condition. Responsible for ensuring goals are reached in a safe and regulatory manner. Assist Maintenance Manager or Plant Engineer in analyzing all downtime, finding the root cause, and determining a course of action minimizing and preventing re-occurrence. Assist Maintenance Manager with monitoring and evaluating equipment performance minimizing downtime and equipment failure re-occurrence, and determining the frequency of rebuilds. Position has direct report responsibilities for Maintenance Leads and general Maintenance team members.

Position Requirements: High School Diploma or Equivalent. 5 - 10 years relevant work experience supervising Maintenance in a poultry processing facility Must be an analytical thinker with problem solving skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. English language skills (reading and writing) are required. Basic computer skills with working knowledge of basic computer programs. Must possess knowledge of poultry processing equipment including Mechanical, Electrical, Pneumatic and Hydraulic. Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving ability. Working knowledge of Lockout Tagout and other industrial safety practices. Basic working knowledge of Refrigeration systems. Basic working knowledge of HACCP, USDA and Good Manufacturing Practices. Ability to work a flexible schedule and provide coverage for vacations or absenteeism, or as needed on opposite shift. Ability to read simple electrical schematics and prints in order to provide direction in installations, layout modifications and repairs. 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.