Entry Level Mechanic
Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Requires a minimum of 2 years progressive experience in preventative and general maintenance in a production or manufacturing environment. Welding and electrical experience is a definite plus. Selected candidates may be required to work seven days a week, as well as extended hours in Bargaining Unit facility.
Troubleshoot, remove, install, replace, re-build, repair, & test parts/components on plant & production equipment
Keep mechanical equipment in good condition and working order
Inspect machines and equipment to locate problems, replace defective parts, and make necessary adjustments to ensure a continuous production operation
Use manuals, repair manuals, parts manuals, parts diagrams to troubleshoot plant & production equipment
Use hand & power tools to remove, install, replace, re-build, repair, & test parts/equipment on plant &
Perform electrical and/or pneumatic work on production machines as needed
Welding and Fabrication
Maintain good housekeeping and GMP’s
Responsible for maintaining food safety and quality
Must be open to work seven days a week and extended shift schedules
Other duties as assigned
High school diploma or equivalent
2 years progressive mechanic experience in a manufacturing or production environment.
Vocational tech training in machine maintenance a plus.
Ability to work the scheduled/assigned days and hours including required overtime
Regular attendance to ensure quality coverage requirements are met
Carry and push/pull up to 100 pounds
Ability to read and write English for completion of production/quality documents.
Basic math skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and percentages
Ability to communicate effectively with plant personnel to ensure production issues are addressed and resolved as quickly as possible
Ability to problem solve when production/maintenance issues arise
Familiar with and ability to use basic shop equipment, electric arc welder, plasma cutter, torch and basic hand tools
Familiar with mechanical controls
Electrical experience is a plus
Starting Pay: $19.22 per hour
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.
WHO IS CONAGRA BRANDS?
Conagra Brands (NYSE: CAG) is an approximately $8 billion company that combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus and entrepreneurial spirit. We’re transforming the way we operate to fulfill what consumers and customers want, in a smart, simple way. We’re modernizing our iconic food brands, leveraging fresh opportunities and adapting to a changing landscape – all with a culture that’s ready to capture growth and drive shareholder value.