Maintenance Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Atlanta, United States Bentonville, Arkansas


Position at Pilgrim's

Rebuild Specialist

At Pilgrim’s, Safety Is A Condition, which means the safety of our team members comes first - always.

 We have implemented safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are working to ensure social distancing within our facility. We have installed physical barriers throughout our facility such as plexi-glass or plastic barriers between team member work stations. Each day, temperature screens are performed for each employee and visitor before entering the facility. Face coverings are provided and required over the mouth and nose at all times when inside the facility, and enhanced cleaning and sanitation is regularly performed.


Provides oversight and leadership for rebuilding critical processing equipment as a component of Pilgrims Maintenance Pillar.  Creates rebuild schedules for multiple locations and coordinates with those locations to ensure quality rebuilds are performed in a timely fashion.  Drives continuous improvement in the rebuild process to improve reliability and lower total cost of ownership of processing equipment.



  • Performs routine rebuilds with assistance from local plant mechanics.
  • Provides guidance in continuous improvement of rebuild procedures.
  • Serves as the Pilgrims equipment expert on processing equipment.
  • Communicates with plant management regarding status of rebuilds prior to leaving site.
  • Coordinates with Training Managers at locations to help create content for training program.
  • Assists with evaluation of mechanics to validate skills for training progression.
  • Must be able to travel 90% of time, with overnight stays of 4-5 days typically including weekends. 
  • Respond to periodic emergency call-outs to return plants to normal operation.
  • Provides training to mechanics and other Rebuild Specialists to expand equipment knowledge.
  • Must be able to work independently and exhibit Pilgrim values to uphold Maintenance Pillar.
  • Must be able to traverse processing areas and equipment.




Technical college degree preferred but not required.



Requires a minimum of 10 years of DIRECTLY RELATED experience. Preferred extensive experience with first processing rotating equipment.  Multiple OEM experience preferred.