Electrical Technician - 1st Shift Sioux Falls
Company: Smithfield Foods
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Electrical Technician - 1st Shift Sioux Falls
IndSPR- Engineering Maintenance
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hours!Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm or
Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 am- 7:00 pm A great job and a great
future await you at Smithfield Foods. As the world's largest pork
processor and largest hog producer in the United States, we're a
$16 billion global food company with more than 55,000 employees.
We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and
grow lasting and meaningful careers with us. Our team members
receive industry-leading wages and are eligible for great benefits
Hourly Maintenance Starting Pay
$26.15 - $34.35
- $1.10/hr shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shift
- Comprehensive Health Insurance, Retirement Benefits and MoreIn
addition, we offer opportunities for career growth, professional
development, and tuition assistance. Smithfield Foods of Sioux
Falls, SD is seeking qualified trades people with previous
Electrical training & experience to join our Maintenance team.
Individuals with Electrical Electronics and/or Electrical
experience will be given preference.
Qualified candidates should have a working knowledge of:
- Programmable logic/automation controllers, human-machine
interfaces, hardware, and associated programming languages (Ladder
Logic, FBD, SFC, Structured Text). Platforms include; Rockwell
Automation, Siemens, GE, Horner, Opto22.
- Strong knowledge of AC induction motors, controls, sensors,
pneumatics, hydraulics, mechanical systems, start-up, and
- Computer/device networking using standard protocols
(Ethernet/IP, Devicenet, Modbus, Hart, DH+/485, ASCII)
- Knowledgeable in processes such as food processing/packaging,
water treatment, refrigeration, and boiler control Successful
- Demonstrate strong safety leadership skills and follow safe
- Work as part of a team to plan and conduct equipment
- Conduct routine audits and equipment inspections.
- Maintain open and professional line of communication with
- Respond to unplanned/emergency work requests in a timely &
- Follow food safety and good manufacturing practices.
- Be highly motivated and able to work independently.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals to perform the essential functions.
- Journeyman Electrical License or completion of a 2 year degree
in either; Robotics, PLC, instrumentation, electrical, electronics,
or Megatronics program.
- Two years of industrial maintenance experience including
comprehensive knowledge in three or more of the following areas:
- Mechanical systems
- Predictive/Predictive maintenance
- Maintenance Planning
- Site utilities
- System analysis & troubleshooting
- Pipefitting & welding
- Metal Fabrication
- Electricity & motor controls
- Controls & instrumentation
- PLC/software & hardware
- Pneumatics & Hydraulics
- Basic computer skills and the ability to work independently are
also required for this position.
- Preference will be given to candidates with a certification or
degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial maintenance and/or
related college or technical level course work.
- This is a full time hourly position; all applicants should be
willing to work all shifts (days/evenings/overnights), extended
hours and weekends.
Careers and Benefits
To learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit
smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits. PEOPLE MATTER More than 63,000
employees globally drive our success. We strive to create a fair,
ethical and rewarding work environment. GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT
Working at Smithfield isn't just a job - it's the foundation for a
lifelong career with training designed to help you advance
professionally. BENEFITS Our people matter. That's why we offer
excellent, comprehensive benefits packages to our full-time
employees. Also, education benefits available to full and part-time
Smithfield team members on their first day of employment
SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGE Sustainability is ingrained in our culture
and guides how we operate. We believe in innovating for the
About Smithfield Foods
Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc.
is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global
reach. With more than 60,000 jobs globally, we are dedicated to
producing "Good food. Responsibly" and serve as one of the world's
leading vertically integrated protein companies. We have pioneered
sustainability standards for more than two decades, including our
industry-leading commitments to become carbon negative in our U.S.
company-owned operations and reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across
our entire U.S. value chain by 2030. We believe in the power of
protein to end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of
millions of food servings to our communities. Smithfield boasts a
portfolio of high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield,
Eckrich and Nathan's Famous, among many others. For more
information, visit www.smithfieldfoods.com, and connect with us on
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.
Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace
diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected
veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other
protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by
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