Tech Mechanic 3

  • Farmerville, LA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Foster Farms has been a family-owned and operated company for four generations. Since our founding days back in 1939. We have always been committed to providing consumers with the highest-quality, best tasting poultry products available. The hope is that our commitment to excellence, honesty, quality, service and our people will shine through in everything we do.

We are always looking for talented individuals to join the Foster Farms team. We offer the experience of a large organization, but operate like a family business. More than half of our job openings are filled by internal promotion, and we encourage employees to gain a variety of experiences across different functional groups.

Job Description

Perform light duty mechanical repairs to various company equipment and vehicles.

Qualifications

 Must have valid Louisiana Drivers License with an acceptable DMV record. Driving record must conform to company standards
Must be able to work occasional holidays and weekends
 Must possess necessary tools to perform repairs
 Previous exposure to heavy duty truck servicing helpful
Must be able to communicate in English(which includes reading and writing legibly)
 Ability to move tractor/trailer combinations
 Must be able to work with minimal supervision and be self-motivated
 Must be able to progress to a higher tech level
 Must be able to work safely and help maintain a safe work environment
 Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
 Must be able to climb in and out of trucks occasionally throughout the shift
 Must be able to bend over, squat down, push and pull

Perform preventive maintenance inspections on various power units and trailers
Move tractor/trailer combinations within the yard
Assist in light duty mechanical repairs
Perform all roadside service calls
Perform light welding
Basic electrical
Make Hydraulic hoses
Trouble shoot and repair AC systems

Additional Information

Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities, Females, Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Foster Farms participate in E-verify during the hire process at all locations for all new employees.