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Conagra Maintenance Specialist S2 - 3rd Shift in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Shift: This role is 3rd Shift, 10:00 PM-8:00 AM

Hourly Rate: $25.73 an hour

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Specialist Robots is responsible for a variety of responsibilities including conducting planned maintenance activities, tracking freezer downtime, conducting startup/shut down procedures, programming robots and all interfaces, and ensuring robot activities are performed according to procedure while observing all safety regulations and ensuring GMP and quality standards are met to maintain the efficient flow of production. This role is onsite located at the Conagra manufacturing facility. Starting pay up to $25.73 per hour and Attendance Bonus! ($0.50 for first shift, $0.60 for second shift, and $0.70 for third shift)

You will:

  • Complete and participate in Planned Maintenance and Drumbeat activities

  • Track and record all downtime, damages and reasons for Robots

  • Perform shut down/startup procedures

  • Program VRT drives following proper procedure

  • Visually inspect equipment to ensure it is operating according to standards making adjustments

  • Complete centerline inspections to identify defects

  • Grease seals and bearings, clean, inspect, and replace belts

  • Assist mechanics with minor repairs, replacements, and modifications to equipment

  • Assist mechanics with Planned Maintenance

  • Teardown equipment for changeover/sanitation

  • Complete daily paperwork

  • Keep work area free from debris to maintain a safe and efficient production process

  • Participate in production line drumbeats

  • Responsible for robot interfaces including mechanical, electrical, and electronic

  • Participate in driving improvements and 5s activities

  • Participate in center-lining of robots and changeover procedures

  • Operate robot controls and load pallets in dispenser with a forklift

  • Ensure photo eyes and lasers are not blocked and make adjustments

  • Modify programming menus (e.g., UL numbers, case numbers, dispensers)

  • Clear jams and restart robots

  • Perform robot cell startup procedures

  • Troubleshoot and resolve freezer, robot and shrink wrapper issues

You Have:

  • Knowledge of Plant safety, GMP's, confined spaces

  • Knowledge of Safety Data Sheets

  • Be LOTO/PIT certified

  • Knowledge of freezing systems


Education: High school diploma or GED required.

Experience Required: Minimum 2 years of maintenance or related experience required.

Anticipated Close Date: July 1, 2024

Location: Council Bluffs, Iowa

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, 401(k) and stock purchase plan

  • Growth: online courses, virtual and on-site development experiences

  • Balance: paid-time off

Our Company:

Conagra Brands is one of North America's leading branded food companies. Guided by an entrepreneurial spirit, our Company combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus on innovation. Our portfolio is evolving to satisfy people's changing food preferences. Our iconic brands, such as Birds Eye, Duncan Hines, Healthy Choice, Marie Callender's, Reddi-wip, and Slim Jim, and emerging brands, including Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP, Duke's, Earth Balance, Gardein, and Frontera, offer choices for every occasion.

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. ‚Äč