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Tyson Foods General Maintenance Mechanic, 3rd Shift- Rotating Days, Full Time- Hutchinson KPR 67501 in Hutchinson, Kansas

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Job Description

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. Position hours are from 6 pm to 6 am with a rotating schedule.


General Maintenance positions are responsible for keeping machinery running to maintain continuous production.

  • You must be able set up, adjust and break down production line machinery.

  • Must be able to perform single phase and 3 phase electrical troubleshooting and repairs on production and plant equipment.

  • Perform fabrication and welding job duties as needed.

  • Must be able to learn Tyson SAP software to make work orders and fill out the daily documentation that is required in the system.

  • Position requires reading manuals, diagrams, part lists, blue print, schematics and service manuals.

  • Must be able to use math as needed to make work related computations for machinery, fluid capacities, etc.

  • Must be able to lift 70 lbs. on a daily basis and be able to work on your feet for a period of 12 hours.

  • Other duties assigned by your Supervisor.

  • Must be willing to complete all required training for the job.


  • One year Industrial Maintenance experience required.

  • Must have continuous work history of 6 months in the past 12 months at one employer to be considered for this position.

  • Applicant must possess basic computer skills.

  • These positions work in a cold, damp to hot environment.

  • Standing, walking, bending, stretching, climbing, pushing, pulling, and reaching are required.

  • Applicant must be able to lift 70+ lbs.

    At Tyson Foods, the safety of our team members is our top priority. For that reason, successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by their 45th day of employment. Successful applicants will need to show proof of at least 1 dose of a COVID-19 vaccine on or before their start date.


Relocation Assistance Eligible:


Work Shift:

3RD SHIFT (United States of America)

Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

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.

CCPA Notice. If you are a California resident, and would like to learn more about what categories of personal information we collect when you apply for this job, and how we may use that information, please read our CCPA Job Applicant Notice at Collection, click here (https://www.tysonfoods.com/sites/default/files/2020-07/CCPA%20applicant%20notification.pdf) .