This position will perform troubleshooting and repair, and provide technical support for all phases of the operation. The position is a technical career position in Tyson Foods, Inc. This position requires proficiency in multiple skill clusters including a thorough understanding of electrical controls, fluid power, mechanical systems, and manufacturing processes. The ability to function effectively in a team environment and interact productively with all levels of management and operations is required.
Certifications in any technical field or techniques is a
Good safety and attendance record, along with strong
interpersonal skills; demonstrated skills in the area of AC/DC circuits,
industrial electrical systems.; experience in electrical safety and lock
out tag out processes and procedures; knowledge in the theory and
application of electronic devices such as industrial semi-conductors,
solid state drives, and industrial control systems; experience in the
operation of PLC systems and control and data collection instrumentation
and transducers; working knowledge and skills in tools and components
used in maintenance and repair of mechanical systems such as bearings,
gears, clutches belts, and seals; ability to troubleshoot and maintain
hydraulic and pneumatic components and systems.
Possession of one or more of the skills is a plus -
Basic Microcomputer skills necessary to understand the operation and
interfacing characteristics of microprocessors; experience in PLC
operation to include basic system configuration and hardware, relay
equivalent instructions, timers/counters, data manipulation, data
communications and advanced programming commands, as well as
interfacing, troubleshooting and application and program development;
demonstrated skills or training in electronic motor drive technologies
including servo- motors, encoders, tachometers, electronic and
mechanical brakes and clutches, closed loop systems, DC servo, AC
variable frequency, AC servo and stepper systems.
Shift start: 6:00AM
Shift length: 11 hours
Monday - Friday, occasional Saturdays required
Tyson Foods is one of the world's largest food companies and a recognized leader in protein. Founded in 1935 by John W. Tyson and grown under three generations of family leadership, the company has a broad portfolio of products and brands like Tyson®, Jimmy Dean®, Hillshire Farm®, Ball Park®, Wright®, Aidells®, ibp®, and State Fair®. Tyson Foods innovates continually to make protein more sustainable, tailor food for everywhere it's available and raise the world's expectations for how much good food can do. Headquartered in Springdale, Arkansas, the company had 121,000 team members at September 29, 2018. Through its Core Values, Tyson Foods strives to operate with integrity, create value for its shareholders, customers, communities and team members and serve as a steward of the animals, land, and environment entrusted to it.