Maintenance Mechanic

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Build your career at ConAgra Foods Canada. At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-paced workplace.


Job Summary:

The position will troubleshoot, repair, monitor, maintain, modify and changeover production line equipment as well as fabricate, test and adjust machine parts in accordance with blueprints, drawings, plans and schematics for various types of production equipment according to a set scheduled and in emergency and non-emergency situations.  The Maintenance Mechanic will support all departments.  The position will report to the Maintenance Team Leader.


Major medical, dental, vision and prescription benefits are available to all employees.


Rate of Pay: $17.92/hr (plus $0.25 if qualified for shift differential)


Duties include but are not limited to:


  • Promptly at the start of the shift the employee will report to the Team Leader for instructions, schedules and daily assignments and prepare for the daily operations.
  • Monitor assigned line and troubleshoot production equipment, conveyors, lifts, palletizers, PLC’s, switches, electric eyes, rails, grids, motors, etc. as needed.
  • Replace, repair, adjust and modify electrical, mechanical or hydraulic, pneumatic equipment as needed.
  • Perform basic welding and machining tasks, as well as read blueprints, drawing and plans.
  • Assist operators with line changeovers as needed.
  • Order parts and supplies for repairs, compile run packets and maintain parts inventory as needed.
  • Test parts, assemblies, equipment and systems for proper operation, make all necessary adjustments and record all modifications.
  • Assist specialists with the repair, maintenance, rebuilding and installation of equipment and machinery in the facility.
  • Assist all Trades with repairs, replacements, adjustments, modifications to equipment, machinery, wiring, piping etc., as directed.
  • At end of shift, secure all equipment, perform general housekeeping duties and complete and maintain work records on computerized Maintenance system
  • Work closely with the Maintenance Team Leader to achieve all maintenance department goals.
  • Must be able to work the scheduled assigned times and required overtime for the position.
  • Housekeeping and other miscellaneous duties as required.


Minimum Qualifications: 

High School Diploma/GED

3 –5 years experience and/or background in the mechanical/electrical field.


Skill Requirements:

  • Must be capable of replacing, repairing, adjusting and modifying electrical, mechanical or hydraulic, pneumatic equipment as needed.
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Perform basic welding and machining tasks, as well as read blueprints, drawing and plans


Req ID 25710


ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or any other protected factor.


To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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