Tyson Machine Maintenance

Tyson Machine Maintenance

The Tyson Machine Maintenance program offers welding, mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic training. At Tyson, industrial maintenance workers repair and perform preventative maintenance on machines, equipment, and facilities.


Tyson is currently not accepting applications for the Machine Maintenance program.

To apply for the Tyson Machine Maintenance program you must complete the Tyson application and interview process and be selected by Tyson for the program. If you wish to take courses for credit, you must meet Hawkeye admission requirements.


During the program, you will be employed through a part-time internship. After completion of the program, you will be employed full-time by Tyson and may earn up to $46,000 per year. Tyson is an equal opportunity employer.

Continuing Your Education

Students who wish to continue their education may apply credits to the Industrial Automation Technology program and continue in the program.


Program Contacts

Tyson Fresh Meats Inc.

Roger Jones
Training Supervisor
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Industrial Consultant / Trainer

Jere Wheatley
319-296-2329 ext.3008
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