Maintenance Technician 2nd shift

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

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Production Maintenance Technician  Night shift $26-32/hr DOE


Job Summary:

Maintains Production equipment and facility at optimal performance.  Repairs, performs prevenative maintenance, and upgrades on production equipment such as cookers, mixers, griddles, freezers, wrappers, conveyors, packers, case makers.  The systems being maintained include electrical, mechanical, HVAC, PLC, pneumatic, structural and refrigeration.


Essential Functions:

Maintains and repairs all aspects of production line equipment including cookers, wrappers, conveyors, etc.

Repairs or replaces defective parts on equipment. Dismantles machinery in order to access part(s) needing repair replaces/repairs defective parts and reassembles machinery.

Lubricates and cleans working mechanisms on production equipment.

Responds to urgent needs in order to keep the production lines running continually.

Performs plant inspections on fire systems, storage freezers, refrigeration system, etc., and records information into daily summaries.

Performs preventative maintenance work on equipment and ensures timely completion of work orders.

Must be able to work/asist in all craft specialties, including electrical, welding, mechanical, refrigeration, pneumatic and structural.Must be free of identified pathogens spread by infected persons handling food such as Hepatitis A, Samonella typhi, Staphylococcus aureus, etc.

Must be flexible to work varying hours and shifts, including overtime and weekends, to accommodate the production deadlines.

Must maintain timely and regular attendance.

Responsible to report food safety problems to personnel with authority to initiate action.

Other maintenance duties as assigned.



Able to work various craft specialties, including electrical, welding, mechanical, refrigeration, pneumatic and structural a pluss

Must adhere to all plant work, safety, food safety, and GMP standards at all times.

Consistently meets internal/external customer expectations through teamwork, respect, positive and effective communication, and a willingness to help and support others.

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

Takes initiative to continually improve performance and work process through feedback, risk taking, problem solving and generating new ideas.

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

Ability to routinely lift up to 50 lbs. frequently.

Demonstrates high motivation and energy in working with a sense of urgency in critical situations.

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills within all levels of the organization.

Ability to successfully manage and execute multiple priorities in a fast pace environment.

Must possess basic computer skills.


Job Qualifications

Minimum of four (4) years previous experience in production related maintenance preferably in a food manufacturing environment.

Experience in electrical controls, hydraulics, pneumatics and/or ammonia refrigeration preferred

Highschool diploma or equivalent

Relevant trade or technical school training preferred.

Must be able to work Night and weekends




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, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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