Maintenance Tolleson, Arizona


Position at JBS USA Food Company

Job Title:  Electrical Maintenance Superintendent

Location: JBS Tolleson Beef Plant

Reporting to: Maintenance Superintendent


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise technician team members, plus provide leadership and direction to plant maintenance tech department
  • Supervise day to day repairs of electrical and/or electronic components on electrical pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems with in all production areas
  • Aid in developing preventative electrical maintenance programs, ordering parts and materials, maintaining and organizing inventory and entering work orders for maintenance tasks
  • Manage repairs and preventive maintenance on all weighing equipment within the plant; ensuring daily calibration checks are done according to standards set and troubleshooting programmable logic controllers and associated systems
  • Includes instrumentation, motor control circuits, alarms systems, and scales
  • Control all new equipment installment and conduct wire
  • Supervising, planning, and implementing maintenance activities in the plant to maximize production while adhering to standard safety practices and procedures, environmental, and legal requirements
  • Drive employee engagement, training, and development to maximize manufacturing, quality, safety, and productivity goal attainment.
  • Participate in plant HAZMAT team
  • Schedule and direct workforce assigning projects to appropriate personnel, track attendance in Kronos system correcting any errors when necessary
  • Conduct safety meetings and safety audits
  • Manage maintenance tech departments costs within budgetary guidelines
  • All other duties assigned by the Maintenance Superintendent and Plant Engineer


Experience Required:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred or technical schooling degree with mechanical or electrical emphasis
  • 2 years’ directly related tech experience necessary
  • Previous supervisory position preferred
  • Welding and electrical experience required


Skills/Abilities Required:

  • Must be able to work in extreme temperatures, flexible hours and some weekends
  • Must be able to write and speak English
  • Ability to perform general mathematical calculations
  • Demonstrate strong leadership and critical thinking skills and be able to manage conflict
  • Ability to lift upwards of 60 pounds and stand/ walk for extended periods of time
  • Knowledge of HACCP