Hourly Maintenance Natchitoches, Louisiana


Position at Pilgrim's

JOB TITLE: Maintenance Mechanic Operator

REPORTS TO: Maintenance Supervisor

 DEPARTMENT: Evening Shift


  • Must have a good work history and attendance record
  • Must have a history of safe work practices
  • Must take or have taken and pass the class ‘C” maintenance test
  • Must be familiar with plant safety policies
  • Will be required to participate on Hazwoper team. Must pass all required test to qualify for emergency respond team. ( for example…hazwoper training, pulmonary function testing and respirator fit testing)
  • Must demonstrate the following basic electrical skills:
  1. How to use a standard volt/ohm meter
  2. How to use an amp probe
  3. Must understand and read electrical diagrams
  4. Must have troubleshooting skills of 110, 220, 480, (3phase) electrical circuits
  5. Must demonstrate basic welding skills


  • Must purchase an maintain the minimum tools required to work in this position
  • Must be able to work 7 day rotation schedule
  • Must have basic knowledge of both first and second processing plant operations
  • Will perform all other work as directed by maintenance management
  • Must obey all USDA, HACCP, an PLANT rules and regulations including safety
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and oral


Pilgrim's Pride Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.