Technical Team Member
Louisville, KY 
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Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

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

Develop and implement technical aspects including electrical, mechanical, fabrication, and/or contractor solutions for R & D projects.  Test, inspect, maintain, repair, trouble shoot, install, fabricate, setup, and operate pilot plant equipment as needed.  Perform training for CAG employees, temporaries, and/or contractors as appropriate.  Supervise temporaries and/or contractors as needed.

Position Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement technical aspects including electrical, mechanical, fabrication, and/or contractor solutions for R & D projects.
  • Test, inspect, maintain, repair, trouble shoot, install, fabricate, setup, and operate pilot plant equipment as needed.
  • Perform training for CAG employees, temporaries, and/or contractors as appropriate.
  • Supervise temporaries and/or contractors as needed.
  • Evaluate and introduce new technical developments as they pertain to R & D or pilot plant activities.
  • Participate in the cost savings process which may include planning, writing, and/or implementation.
  • Establish, manage, and record preventative maintenance program.
  • Manage spare parts inventory of assigned equipment.
  • Initiate and implement modifications/improvements to reduce maintenance costs and increase pilot plant capabilities

Position Qualifications

  • Technical degree in related field highly desired.
  • Minimum 4 years experience in related field required.
  • Experience in food, pharmaceutical or personal care industries desired.
  • Experience in one or more of the following maintenance trades required: machine & equipment repair, metal equipment/part fabrication, welding, metal lathe, equipment trouble shooting/diagnostics, electrical (PLCs & controls), and/or CAD/CAM (solid works).
  • People, equipment, and project management experience desired.
  • USDA, FDA OSHA, & EPA knowledge desired.
  • Proficient in MS Office products.
  • Valid driver's license required.
  • First Aid/CPR certified a plus.

Physical Demands

  • Occasional travel up to 10%.
  • Must be able to lift/carry up to 60 pounds occasionally.
  • Exposure to manufacturing environments for periodic extended work days to include:  loud noise, excessive heat, cold, wet, and slippery conditions.

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.


Conagra Brands, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
4+ years
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