Maintenance Mechanic B (Swing Shift)

Foster Farms
Demopolis, AL
United States
Job Description

Company Description

Foster Farms has been serving families since 1939. Since the founding days, Foster Farms has always been committed to providing consumers with the highest-quality, best-tasting poultry products available. Our commitment to excellence, honesty, quality, service, and our valued TEAM Members will shine through in everything we do.

Foster Farms is 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 TEAM Members to gain a variety of experiences across different functional groups.

Job Description

Pay Rate: $21.50 per hour

(Additional $1.00 per hour for hours worked between 7:00pm and 11:59pm. Additional $2.00 per hour for hours worked between 12:00am-4:59am)

  • To provide maintenance support for the corndog facility.
  • Troubleshoot and repair minor problems (electrical, mechanical) for all plant equipment.
  • Service all plant equipment (greasing, changing oil, changing filters)
  • Perform Mig welding and plasma arc cutting.
  • Change light fixtures, switches, ballast and bulbs.
  • Don proper Personal Proctective Equipment (PPE).


  • Must have two (2) years maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must have advanced mechanical/electrical training.
  • Must have the ability to work unsupervised.
  • Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must have the ability to work on all equipment in various physical positions.
  • Must have the ability to climb and work from ladders.
  • Must have the ability to stand for prolong period of time in cold enviroment.
  • Must be able to submit and pass criminal background check.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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

Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new TEAM Members.