Company: Smithfield Foods
Posted on: November 16, 2023
IndSPR- Engineering Maintenance
mithfield Foods is a $15 billion global food company and the
world's largest pork processor and hog producer. In the United
States, the company is also the leader in numerous packaged meats
categories with popular brands including Smithfield, Eckrich ,
Nathan's Famous , Farmland , Armour , Farmer John , Kretschmar ,
John Morrell , Cook's , Gwaltney , Carando , Margherita , Curly's ,
Healthy Ones , Morliny , Krakus and Berlinki . Smithfield Foods is
committed to providing good food in a responsible way and maintains
robust animal care, community involvement, employee safety,
environmental and food safety and quality programs. Employee is
responsible for preventive maintenance and repair of thermal
processing equipment in the facility. In addition to these skills,
this individual will be responsible for safe and compliant
operation of refrigeration, ammonia, HVAC and engine room
processes. $29.09 starting pay- $30.55 after 18 mos. Night
differential offered 3rd shift - .55 cents HVAC employees at
Smithfield perform skilled and semi-skilled tasks in the
installation, maintenance, repair and operation of systems on
heating, ventilating, refrigeration, air conditioning, steam
ammonia. Team members at Smithfield perform physically demanding
work that requires good hand-eye coordination, attention to detail,
strength and stamina. Team members must be available to work
scheduled hours, which may include mandatory overtime, depending
upon facility demands.
- Understand and follow oral and written
- Perform a task requiring continuous/repetitive movement,
including grasping, pinching hands, flexing, and extending
- Stand on concrete and/or platforms for up to a 12-hour
- Work around animal blood and/or carcass parts
- Work while wearing a hard hat, hearing/eye protection, and
steel-toed safety shoes
- Work in a noisy environment using personal protective equipment
- Work with sanitation/cleaning chemicals
- Work around strong smells/odors
- Climb/move on ladders, steps, stairways, walkways and
- Bend, stoop, and twist repetitively over the course of an
- Walk long distances The above statements are intended to
describe the general nature and level of work being performed by
people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an
exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills
required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as
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.
- Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic
- Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while
building strong working relationships and a positive work
- All applicants myst be at least 18 years of age.
- Must possess HVAC certification/license as well as a Universal
Technician/EPA Certification license and experience with
Work Environment & Physical Demands
The work environment characteristics & physical demands described
here are representative of those an employee encounters while
performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
- The plant environment will include wet or humid conditions
(non-weather related), extreme cold and heat (non-weather related),
working near moving mechanical parts, exposure to fumes or airborne
particles, and chemicals.
- Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can
be loud when in the production area.
- Must be able to lift 30-60 pounds periodically.
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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