The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage
companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global
sales of approximately $25 billion. We're a globally trusted
producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for
over 150 years. While Kraft Heinz is co-headquartered in Chicago
and Pittsburgh, our brands are truly global, with products produced
and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include
condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment
beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous
other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and
We spark joy around mealtime with our iconic brands, including
Kraft, Oscar Mayer, Heinz, Philadelphia, Lunchables, Velveeta,
Planters, Maxwell House, Capri Sun, Ore-Ida, Kool-Aid, Jell-O,
Primal Kitchen, and Classico, among others.
No matter the brand, we're united under one vision: To
sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing
this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative
thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide
meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise
Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable
practices that extend to every facet of our business, our
consumers, and our communities. Every day, we're transforming the
food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you
share our passion - and are ready to create the future, build a
legacy, and lead as a global citizen - there's only one thing to
do: join our table and let's make life delicious!
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy & Collaboration
We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream
big. We empower our people at every level - from entry-level intern
to senior leader - to own their work. We share a responsibility to
think like Owners - to be mindful of the collective and sustained
success of Kraft Heinz - which we apply to every situation, every
day. As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve.
You're expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to
lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every
level - and you'll be rewarded. You're given opportunities to leave
a mark and build a legacy. But you won't do it alone. You're
supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our
collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.
The Kraft Heinz Company is currently seeking Mechanical
Technician (MT) to work at our facility in Davenport, Iowa. Ideal
candidates must be safety and quality oriented and be willing to
work in a team oriented, fast paced, refrigerated environment. This
position requires individuals to perform general maintenance duties
in a food manufacturing environment following strict quality and
This is a combination of Mechanic and Leadership position; it
will focus on line coverage in assigned area utilizing production
and maintenance playbook processes and tools. Under the direction
of production supervision this position will be required to safely
operate assigned equipment and maintain all line equipment. This
person will mentor and coach line operators on maintenance and
operational aspects of equipment and process controls.
The MT should be the initiator of activities and should
facilitate use of team approach for Continuous Improvement and
implement ideas. The MT should be familiar with all equipment to
the point he/she can adjust and repair during its operation.
Responsibilities & Duties:
- Must be able to operate and maintain all equipment in assigned
- Candidate must be able to train self/others on mechanical
skills, mechanical repairs and overhauls, maintenance systems,
computer skills; new technologies in preventive/predictive
maintenance, problem solving/troubleshooting, etc.
- Must be able to communicate and interact to coach team members
on basic tasks in a professional manner.
- Must have ability to perform duties as assigned such as change
overs, center lining and other tasks requiring a maintenance skill
- Communication with other mechanics, operators, and supervisors
on other shifts as necessary to ensure coordination of maintenance
- Must have worked as a mechanic, have comparable experience or
be able to demonstrate technical abilities.
- Minimum Education of High School Diploma or Equivalent,
preferred Technical Certification
- 1 year of continuous prior employment
- Work Schedule:
- Work schedule varies. Must be able to work any shift needed
(8-hour and 12-hour shifts), including overtime.
Benefits & Compensation Overview:
- Medical, Dental, Vision
- Additional Perks: Pet Insurance, (EAP) Employee Assistance
Program, Company paid Life Insurance, Company paid Short Term
Disability (HRA) Health Reimbursement Account or (HSA) Health
- $22.56/hr. starting wage, $23.56 after completion of 60 day
probation AND ability to earn an additional $8.50/hr. upon
completion of our Master Mechanic training program.
Plant & Community Overview:
Welcome to the Quad Cities http://www.visitquadcities.com/!!
Sharing the Mississippi River, the Quad Cities encompasses
cities and counties in both Iowa and Illinois and comprises a
vibrant community of 400,000 people. The Quad Cities region is
located on the Mississippi River and is made up of the riverfront
cities of Moline, and Rock Island in Illinois, and Davenport, and
Bettendorf in Iowa.
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