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Maintenance Technician

Company: Kraft-Heinz
Location: Davenport
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

General information

All posting locations: Davenport, Iowa, United States of America

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Date Published: 14-Mar-2024

Ref #: R-80437

Description & Requirements

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 safety standards.

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.

Davenport, Iowa

Responsibilities & Duties :

  • Must be able to operate and maintain all equipment in assigned area.
  • 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 set.
  • Communication with other mechanics, operators, and supervisors on other shifts as necessary to ensure coordination of maintenance efforts.

    • 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.
    • After July 29th 5% increase

      Benefits & Compensation Overview:
      • Medical, Dental, Vision
      • 401k
      • Additional Perks: Pet Insurance, (EAP) Employee Assistance Program, Company paid Life Insurance, Company paid Short Term Disability (HRA) Health Reimbursement Account or (HSA) Health Savings Account.
      • $29.08 starting wage an additional $5.50/hr. upon completion of our Master Mechanic training program.

        Plant & Community Overview:
        • Producer of Oscar Mayer Deli Meats and Lunchables Meats
        • 800 employees
        • New plant built in 2017 on 71 acres
        • Union plant whose members are represented by UFCW Local 431
        • Products made https://www.oscarmayer.com/our-products/coldcuts

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          About Us

          Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We're on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.

          Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We're proud of where we've been - and even more thrilled about where we're headed - as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.

          Why Us

          We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures - as we work together to lead the future of food.

          Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we're growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.

          Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact NATAI@kraftheinz.com.

Keywords: Kraft-Heinz, Davenport , Maintenance Technician, Professions , Davenport, Iowa

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