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Production Specialist

Conagra Brands

Conagra Brands

Product, Operations
Illinois, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
Shift: This role is 1st Shift, 6:00 AM-4:30 PMHourly Rate: $18.00 an hour

Job Summary Monitor and troubleshoot operation of machines as well as application of components for a continuous process flow during the production run.

Key Areas of Responsibility include:

  • Feeding cans to production line.
  • Inserting valves and actuators into filled cans.
  • Applying the correct tip on the can.
  • Checking for weights and leak of filled product in cans.
  • Adhering labels and sleeves to cans during production runs.
  • Placing caps on filled product.
  • Packing finished products into cartons for shipment.
  • Preparing finished carton to meet
  • Proper specifications for shipping.
  • Stacking finished product on pallets within customer specifications for shipment.
  • Prepare start-up paperwork per machine specifications
  • Maintain operation of machine throughout the production run
  • Set-up machines and makes adjustments
  • Verify product specifications are correct per manufacturing instructions
  • Comply with the current SQF requirements for food manufacturing and trained in all required food safety / quality programs including but not limited to Personal Hygiene, Allergens, Sanitation, HARPC, Organic Processing, Food Defense, and Security and Threat Awareness
  • Responsible for reporting any food safety, quality and employee safety issues to management
  • You may be asked to perform jobs other than those listed on this job description

Skills and Attributes:

  • You must be Self-starter and Self-motivated
  • Resourceful
  • Ability to read and understand work instructions
  • Ability to bend, kneel, balance, reach, stand, push, pull and lift
  • Ability to move the wrist, hands and fingers
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • Able to climb ladders
  • Able to climb stairs and/or production stairways

Safety Requirements:

  • Ability to be constantly alert of surroundings
  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Wear and use required PPE
Anticipated Close Date: August 31, 2024Location: Henning, Illinois

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, 401(k)/pension eligibility, financial wellness programs and stock purchase plan
  • Growth: Career development opportunities, employee resource groups and team collaboration
  • Balance: Paid-time off and volunteer opportunities

Our Company:

Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. Guided by an entrepreneurial spirit, our Company combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus on innovation. Our portfolio is evolving to satisfy people's changing food preferences. Our iconic brands, such as Birds Eye, Duncan Hines, Healthy Choice, Marie Callender's, Reddi-wip, and Slim Jim, and emerging brands, including Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, Duke's, Earth Balance, Gardein, and Frontera, offer choices for every occasion.

We pride ourselves on having the most impactful, energized and inclusive culture in the food industry. For more information, visit www.conagrabrands.com.

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.