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Refrigeration/Boiler Technician in Vernon, California | Careers at Vernon, CA

Los Angeles, CA 90058
Full-time, Part-time
$14.72 - $22.28
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ID 2018-10175
Job Locations US-CA-Vernon
Category Engineering
Type Full-Time
FLSA Status Hourly
Shift 3rd Shift
Adv. IndSPR- Engineering Maintenance

Job Locations
US-CA-Vernon

Your Opportunity

This individual will perform the duties of a Refrigeration/Boiler Technician and assist other maintenance personnel on his/her shift.


Core Responsibilities

A great job-and a great future-awaits you at Smithfield Foods. As the world's largest pork processor and hog producer, we're a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.

What we offer:

  • A variety of career paths, including:
    • Production
    • Maintenance
    • Quality Assurance/Food Safety
    • Hog Procurement
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Tuition assistance

#BringHomeTheBacon with industry-leading wages as well as benefits packages that are available after 90 consecutive days of work.

Pay and Benefits included for this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Currently Hiring for 3rd Shift
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits

But wait - there's MORE!

After successfully completing 90-days of employment with Smithfield Foods, all new hires who start after 4/5/2021, will also be eligible to select a GIFT!

  • Gift Options:
  • Apple Products
  • Samsung Products
  • Amazon Gift Card ($150)

Additional information about these, and other programs will be provided during orientation to new hire

  • Demonstrate strong safety leadership skills and follow safe work practices
  • Work as part of a team to plan and conduct equipment repairs
  • Conduct routine audits and equipment inspections
  • Demonstrate troubleshooting abilities
  • Maintain open and professional line of communication with operations
  • Respond to unplanned/emergency work requests in a timely & effective manner
  • Follow food safety and good manufacturing practices
  • Be highly motivated and able to work independently

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.


Work Environment & Physical Demands

The 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.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.
  • The employee is frequently required to stand; sit and use hands to handle, or feel.
  • The employee is occasionally required to walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • The Employee must be capable of passing a Pulmonary Function Test.
  • Capable of meeting the physical requirements of HAZMAT Technician.

Work Environment & Physical Demands

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The plant environment will include wet or humid conditions (non-weather related), extreme cold and heat (non-weather related), working near moving mechanical parts, exposure to fumes or airborne particles, and chemicals.
  • Noise level in the work environment is usually loud when in the Machinery Rooms.

Careers and Benefits

To learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits


About Smithfield Foods

Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach. Our 40,000 U.S. and 15,000 European employees are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly.(R)" and have made us one of the world's leading vertically integrated protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for more than two decades, including many industry firsts, such as our ambitious commitment to cut our carbon impact by 25 percent by 2025. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our neighbors in need. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield(R), Eckrich(R) and Nathan's Famous(R), among many others. For more information, visit www.smithfieldfoods.com, and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.


EEO/AA Information

Smithfield, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by law.

Posting ID: 622142090Posted: 2021-06-20Job Title: Refrigeration Boiler Technician