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Maintenance Mechanic 2nd Shift

Company: CONAGRA
Location: Darien
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

We are the maker, marketer and distributor of branded food products that have been American favorites for decades. Our employees located in more than 20 offices and plants across North America rally around our mission, Reinvigorating Iconic Brands. We work to transform our brands to be more profitable for our customers and more enjoyable for our consumers. At Pinnacle Foods, every employee has the opportunity to make an impact-from marketing and research & development, to manufacturing, finance and sales-each function plays a critical role in our success. By living our values of trust, candor and ownership we create great relationships that help us deliver results and drive meaningful change for our brands and business. SCOPE OF POSITION: The Maintenance Mechanic will provide support to the operation by repairing and completing preventative maintenance activities on food production equipment. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop the confidence of other mechanics, employees, and supervisors in terms of being cooperative, following plant regulations, sanitation, and safety procedures while demonstrating pride in ones work and place of employment
  • Assist in the installation, overhaul, operation, and preventative maintenance on plant equipment to insure efficient operation without direct or constant supervision and with minimum downtime. This includes, but is not limited to conveyor/shaker systems, corn/pea/lima bean processing equipment, blanchers, palletizers, air cleaners, pumps, filters, air/hydraulic systems, case sealers, etc.
  • Assist in setting up production lines and change over lines as required to help daily production run efficiently
  • Perform a variety of minor building and grounds maintenance activities
  • Be able to begin to detect defects in equipment before major breakdowns occur
  • Complete training programs, on new and existing equipment, and/or technology as required maintaining "C" maintenance mechanic status, and preparing for "B" maintenance mechanic status
  • Safely and effectively operate basic shop power tools, i.e.: drill press, grinders, etc. Perform elementary sheet metal fabrication
  • Assist in precision work such as aligning sprockets and pulleys, and setting up or modifying equipment
  • Maintain work areas in a neat, orderly and safe environment
  • Perform other tasks as required by lead personnel or the supervisor within the expectations of efficient plant operations and the ability and skill level of a maintenance mechanic "C" SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
    • Must be able to communicate in English (writing and speaking) in order to perform all duties
    • Must be able to complete basic arithmetic (add, subtract, multiply and divide)
    • Must be able to obtain and maintain forklift certification
    • Must be able to lift, push, pull and carry up to 60lbs occasionally through the shift
    • Must be able to walk, stand, crouch, kneel and bend constantly through the entire shift
    • Must be able to work 8, 10 or 12 hours in a shift, either day or night
    • Must learn and follow safe working practices (Safety Absolutes)
    • Must learn and follow manufacturing control points and practices (Standard Work)
    • Must learn and follow quality control points and practices (GMP's/HACCP/FSMA)
    • Must work well with others as a production team
    • Must have reliable/consistent attendance and attention to duties
    • Must work accurately with minimal supervision EDUCATION:
      • High School Diploma or GED/equivalent is preferred Our Benefits: We care about your total well-being and will support you with the following, subject to your location and role:
        • Health: Medical, dental and vision insurance, company-paid life, accident and disability insurance
        • Wealth: great pay, incentive opportunity, matching 401(k) and stock purchase plan
        • Growth: online courses, virtual and classroom development experiences
        • Balance: paid-time off, parental leave, flexible work-schedules (subject to your location and role) Our Company: Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that's passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Birds Eye®, Marie Callender's ®, Banquet®, Healthy Choice®, Slim Jim®, Reddi-wip®, and Vlasic®, and emerging brands, including Angie's® BOOMCHICKAPOP®, Duke's®, Earth Balance®, Gardein®, and Frontera®. We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit . Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law. ---

Keywords: CONAGRA, Janesville , Maintenance Mechanic 2nd Shift, Professions , Darien, Wisconsin

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