Hourly Maintenance Booneville, Mississippi


Position at Swift Prepared Foods

Maintenance Technician

Position Purpose: 
Responsible for all tasks including but not limited to preventive and breakdown maintenance.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities but are not limited to:


  • Read and interpret blueprints and schematics
  • Trouble shoot, diagnose, and repair: 
       24-480 volt electrical systems

         Controls, safeties, motors contactors, heaters, etc.
         PLC Controls
         Servo system and controls

  • Trouble shoot and repair mechanical and pneumatic systems

          Lifting, transfer, valves, bearings, gearboxes, chains, belts, etc.

          Vacuum systems and controls

  • Basic Machine shop skills:

           Drilling, tapping, welding, fabrication

  • Perform preventative Maintenance tasks:

           Lubrication of equipment and machinery following standard

           Procedures as indicated on P.M. sheets or in equipment manuals

  • Technical problem solving skills


Work Environment/Physical Demands

Moderate physical demands, cold and damp environment


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Electrical, electronics, mechanical, knowledge in PLC troubleshooting, and so computer skills


Experience/Work History

  • Should include backgrounds in electrical, electronics, welding, machine shop skills and ability to read schematics
  • Good safety record, good attendance