Tyson Foods Maintenance Essex Grain in Essex, Missouri

Maintenance Essex Grain

Posted Date 1/7/2019

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Req Id 55713608

  • Unspecific
  • Maintenance and Leads
  • Essex
  • MO
  • Essex Grain Elevator
  • 63846


Relocation No

Pay Type non-exempt

Position ID 11388756

Employment Type FULL-TIME


This position is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing all equipment and company assets while maintaining a safe work environment and adhering to Tyson policies and procedures.


General Maintenance positions are responsible for keeping machinery running to maintain continuous production. Candidates must be able set up, adjust and break down Feed Mill machinery. Must be able willing to read, write, and communicate effectively. Must be able willing to use math as needed to make work related computations for machinery, fluid capacities, etc. Standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, pulling, kneeling, squatting, reaching, and lifting 70lbs on a daily basis are required. Must be able to work on your feet for a period up to 12 hours or more on a daily basis. Must be willing to complete all required training for the job. Applicant needs to be comfortable with working up to 120ft off of the ground. Applicants must be willing to stand, walk, bend, stretch, climb, push, pull, kneel, squat, and reach. Team Members who hold these positions must be willing to work in either cold, damp or hot, humid environments and these areas may have slippery walking surfaces. Team Members who hold these positions work out doors in extreme heat and or cold conditions and also requires driving during inclement weather and areas of operation may have slippery walking surfaces.


Applicants who have worked for Tyson before may be considered for rehire up to three times if they meet the location s rehire criteria. Applicants will not be considered prior to 1 year post previous Tyson employment. Applicants that do not show up on time for, tour, pre-employment drug test, post offer health assessment, orientation, or fail to reschedule any part of the pre- employment process unless arrangements are made in advance will not be considered further. Applicants that have a positive or adulterated drug screen or who are unable or refuse to give a sample will not be considered further and must wait a minimum of 6 months to reapply. Your application is only active for the current month in which you applied. You will need to reapply next month to have an active application and be considered for employment. Maintenance Mechanic applicants must possess Industrial Technology degree or a degree in a related field, or a minimum of 3 years of Industrial Maintenance experience.

Tyson Foods, Inc. voluntarily participates in the E-Verify system and uses all tools made available by the federal government to confirm the employment eligibility of all team members. Persons offered employment with Tyson Foods are required to provide documentation proving their employment eligibility, and all offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of the E-Verify process.

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All Tyson Team Members are responsible for safety. This includes but is not limited to personal safety and food safety.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.