Refrigeration Mechanic, 3rd shift ***Quarterly Bonus Eligible*** - Military veterans preferred

Conagra Brands (


  full-time   employee

Council Bluffs
United States

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.
Job Summary: The Refrigeration Mechanic is responsible for a variety of duties including but not limited to troubleshooting and repairing heating, ventilation, air, and refrigeration equipment involving ammonia or other refrigerants adhering to safety standards, performing daily checks on refrigeration systems/equipment, cleaning and changing filters while observing all safety regulations and ensuring GMP and quality standards are met.
Essential Job Functions:
Ability to work the scheduled/assigned times and required overtime for position
Regular attendance to ensure production requirements are met
Ability to read blueprints, drawings, plans
Knowledge of Planned Maintenance
Excellent leadership skills
Excellent communication skills
Must be well organized and able to prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to work individually as well as with others as a team
Intermediate math skills
Basic computer skills including knowledge of spreadsheets
Ability to complete work/purchase requests
Ability to move up to 75 lbs.
Job Duties:
Troubleshoot and repair heating, ventilation, air, and refrigeration equipment involving ammonia or other refrigerants adhering to safety standards
Perform daily checks on all refrigeration systems/equipment as required
Lead the refrigeration team to accomplish tasks or resolve issues
Replace and repair boilers, ammonia system, coolers, compressors, HVAC systems etc. as required
Perform scheduled maintenance on evaporators and condensers
Change and clean filters in a timely manner
Monitor, clean, and repair plant systems (e.g., condensers, traps, filtrations, etc.)
Requisition parts and supplies as needed
Inspect and clean work areas using proper tools according to policy and procedure
Complete required paperwork in a timely manner
Repair/assist in replace; modify machinery, wiring, piping etc.
Maintain and complete all required documentation following OSHA and EPA regulatory requirements (e.g., logs, records, checklist, etc.)
May perform other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Advanced troubleshooting skills
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to solve problems independently
Knowledge of Plant safety, GMP’s
Knowledge of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Ability to be LOTO/PIT/confined space certified
Ability to be respirator trained
Ability to be HAZMAT trained & a member of the HAZMAT team
Education: High school diploma or GED required.
Experience Required: Minimum 2 years of refrigeration maintenance or related experience required.
Commercial HVAC experience required. Industrial experience preferred.
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.