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Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift.

Conagra Brands

Conagra Brands

Kent, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
Shift: This role is 1st Shift, 5:30 AM-2:00 PMHourly Rate: $33.00 an hour

Do you have a taste for food? If you are looking for the opportunity to reach your potential, consider Conagra Brands as your next destination. Conagra Brands is known for our Ionic brands like Reddi-wip, Slim Jim's, Duncan Hines BOOMCHIKPOP, Chef Boyardee, Swiss Miss and more!

We are hiring for Maintenance Tech on our 1st shift.

You will report to the shift supervisor and join a team of 235 plus team member.

You will work onsite at our Food manufacturing plant is located in Kent WA.

Essential Functions:

Maintain and repair all aspects of production line equipment including cookers, wrappers, conveyors.

Will work all craft specialties, including electrical, welding, mechanical, refrigeration, pneumatic and structural.

Repair or replaces defective parts on equipment. Dismantles machinery to access part(s) needing repair replaces/repairs defective parts and reassembles machinery. Lubricates and cleans working mechanisms on production equipment.

Respond to urgent needs to keep the production lines running.

Perform plant inspections on fire systems, storage freezers, refrigeration system, and record information into daily summaries.

Perform preventative maintenance work on equipment and ensure completion of work orders.

You will work varying hours and shifts, including overtime and weekends, to accommodate the production deadlines.

Must maintain regular attendance.

Report food safety problems to personnel with authority to initiate action.

Other maintenance responsibilities as assigned.

Skills and Attributes:

Must follow all plant work, safety, food safety, and GMP standards.

Meet internal/external customer expectations through teamwork, respect, and a willingness to help and support others.

Must maintain a good working relationship with all other departments and other maintenance shifts.

Work in temperatures ranging from 125°F to +/- 20°, averaging 85°F.

Ability to routinely lift up to 50 lbs. frequently.

Communicate to all levels.

Job Qualifications

2 years previous experience in electrical controls, hydraulics, pneumatic and ammonia refrigeration in a food manufacturing environment.

Refrigeration operator's license.

High School diploma or equivalent

Relevant trade or technical school training preferred.

Anticipated Close Date: August 31, 2024Location: Kent, Washington

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.