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Operator Mechanic- 3rd Shift

Company: Conagra Brands, Inc.
Location: Council Bluffs
Posted on: January 14, 2023

Job Description:


* Starting pay up to $20.12 per hour + $0.70 Attendance Bonus!
* Overtime over 40 hours and double time on Sundays!

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, write, communicate, and comprehend written instructions in English
* Ability to complete work/purchase requests into the maintenance tracking and performance computer system
* Knowledge of planned maintenance including drumbeats, MTBF, and root cause problem solving
* Knowledge of basic hand tools
* Good 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
* Basic computer skills including knowledge of spreadsheets
* Basic math skills
* Good safety record and complete all necessary trainings.
* Complete required BOS Audits.
* Ability to lift up to 75 lbs

Job Duties:

* Verify product for start-up (e.g., product codes, weights, etc.)
* Ensure equipment is ready for start-up/changeovers performing pre-start checks
* Visually inspect equipment to ensure it is operating according to standards making adjustments as necessary
* Complete centerline inspections to identify defects
* Grease seals and bearings, clean, inspect, and replace belts as needed
* Assist mechanics with minor repairs, replacements, and modifications to equipment as needed
* Assist mechanics with Planned Maintenance (PM) as necessary
* Teardown equipment for changeover/sanitation
* Complete daily paperwork (e.g., centerline reports, scale audits, PM/AM sheets, etc.)
* Keep work area free from debris to maintain a safe and efficient production process
* Participate in production line drumbeats as required
* General housekeeping (e.g., sweeping, wiping down guards, removal of contaminants, etc.)
* May perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

* Excellent attention to detail
* Ability to solve problems independently
* Knowledge of GMP's
* Ability to be LOTO certified


Education: High school diploma or GED preferred.

Experience Required: Minimum 1 year maintenance or related experience preferred.

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, incentive opportunity, matching 401(k) and stock purchase plan
* Growth: online courses, virtual and classroom development experiences
* Balance: paid-time off, parental leave, flexible work-schedules (subject to your location and role)

Our Company:

Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. We have a rich heritage of making great food, and a team that's passionate about innovation and growth. Conagra offers choices for every occasion through iconic brands, such as Birds Eye -, Marie Callender's -, Banquet -, Healthy Choice -, Slim Jim -, Reddi-wip -, and Vlasic -, and emerging brands, including Angie's - BOOMCHICKAPOP -, Duke's -, Earth Balance -, Gardein -, and Frontera -.

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

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.

Keywords: Conagra Brands, Inc., Council Bluffs , Operator Mechanic- 3rd Shift, Engineering , Council Bluffs, Iowa

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