Information Technology Ottumwa, Iowa


Position at JBS USA Food Company

POSITION:                          IT Manager

DEPARTMENT:                  Maintenance

LOCATION:                         Ottumwa  

SALARY CLASS:                Exempt




Manage, support and maintain:

  • All computer/network components including servers, network equipment, wireless access points, cabling, printers and work stations
  • Vendor Access Requests
  • Manage and secure software licenses
  • Security camera systems
  • Access Control Systems
  • Knowledge of Cisco phone systems
  • Kronos clock systems
  • All “Production Floor / Plant Floor Systems”/Proprietary
  • Work with end users proposing new hardware and software solutions
  • Test all hardware and software modifications before they are introduced into production
  • Provide hardware and software diagnostics for network, hardware, and software issues
  • Work with Department Managers on projects as required
  • Assist the Automation Electronic and Instrumentation Team on related tasks as required
  • Communicate Plant Systems Outages and Notices
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Three years related experience
  • Experience with Operating System Linux/Raspberry Pi
  • Fundamental understanding of VLANS 
  • Must have functional, working, and troubleshooting knowledge of:
  • Citrix desktop / client
  • Server, Windows 7&10, Office 2016.
  • Cisco Network Switch management cabling, connectivity, configurations and troubleshooting, Programming DOT Net/C #, Scripting experience with Powershell very helpful.
  • MCSE Certification is a plus, but not required
  • CCNA or CCNE experience preferred.
  • A+ Certification is a plus, but not required
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Must have strong customer support abilities
  • Must be willing to work in a plant / industrial environment
  • Must be willing to travel as required to support additional plants
  • Maintain Availability



·         High School Diploma/GED; Associates degree or two years of college coursework within specific subject related to position functions preferred


JBS offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.