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Company: Beef Northwest Feeders LLC
Location: Quincy
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Summary

Ensures proper operation of machinery by performing preventative maintenance and repair of all rolling stock and implements in the feedyard. Equipment included: Commodity trailers, cattle trucks, feed trucks, water trucks, tractors.

Duties and Responsibilities


Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

Removes defective parts by dismantling devices, using hoists, and various hand/power tools.

Completes preventative maintenance requirements such as oil, filter, lube and grease for rolling stock including feed trucks, tractors, and other heavy equipment.

Manages department parts and tool inventories by researching costs, designing inventory systems, determining inventory levels, anticipating needed supplies, and placing orders.

Complete work orders on all repairs detailing parts, work completed, and time spent on repairs.

Manages expenses by studying historical data, anticipating needs, and researching costs.

Welding repair as needed

Maintains shop appearance by disposing of trash, putting away supplies/tools, sweeping, etc---

Fill out and complete a daily checklist including preventive maintenance items.

Complies with all applicable safety rules and policies.


Assist the other crews with maintenance issues when needed (Feeding, Mill, Hospital, Processing)

Other tasks or duties as required

Knowledge of vehicle mechanics and heavy equipment including diesel engines.

Basic knowledge of email; Spreadsheet software and Database software.

Valid driver's license.

Must be able to drive and operate equipment (trucks, loaders, tractors, etc.)

Must be responsible and trustworthy

Flexibility to work longer than normal schedule (earlier or later)

Excellent safety skills and awareness needed

Must be a team player


Keywords: Beef Northwest Feeders LLC, Yakima , Mechanic, Engineering , Quincy, Washington

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