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Master Mechanic - Full time

Company: Cargill
Location: Avoca
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Job Level: Hourly
Job Type: Hourly Full Time
Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill's protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.
Shift Available: 3rdCompensation: $27.40 - $28.40/hr

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Marathon Health Clinic (Employer sponsored health center)
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401(k) with Cargill matching contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Short-term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts
    Master Mechanic is a vital role in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The types of roles available require troubleshooting, ensuring proper maintenance and operational status of equipment, using a variety of hand tools to set up, break down, adjust production line machinery, and performing other duties pertaining to hydraulics and pneumatics, all while making safety the number one priority. Maintenance requires being able to read manuals written in English and the ability to write and document information.
    While performing the duties of Master Mechanic, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. Positions require standing the entire shift and the use of PPE is required in all areas of the facility.
    Principal Accountabilities
    Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:
    • Using hand tools to perform maintenance on production machinery
    • Ensuring food safety and quality
    • Cleanliness and housekeeping
    • Responding to radio calls from other departments (production, food safety, safety, etc) for maintenance related actions
    • Communicating with other departments and other maintenance shifts to ensure proper pass down of maintenance related issues to the next shift.
    • Documenting daily work assigned on paper and also in the maintenance management system (MAXIMO)
    • Troubleshoot and repair complex problems on all production equipment
    • Utilize parts in inventory to repair equipment and follow procedures in documenting what is issued out
    • Identify problems and make suggestions to improve operational processes
    • Perform modifications to improve equipment performance
    • Contact equipment vendors to assist in troubleshooting issues, researching parts needed, and requesting quotes for parts
      Required Qualifications

      • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship
      • Must be 18 years or older
      • Ability to read, write, and speak English
      • Ability and willingness to train operators and mechanics
      • Ability to work alone without supervision
      • Perform advanced preventative maintenance (PM's) on plant equipment
      • Troubleshoot PLC's using schematics and ladder logic
        Preferred Qualifications

        • Previous production or maintenance experience
        • Meat processing experience
        • Food handling experience
        • Two years of experience in a maintenance related field
        • Two year degree that relates to the maintenance field
        • Ability to perform basic welding
        • Previous Cargill experience
        • Work history in the past 12 months
          Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code. Please note that this position does not include relocation reimbursement.

          US Covid-19 Vaccination Update: Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time. Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status. Regardless of vaccination status you will be required to wear masks and follow Cargill's safety protocols.
          Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

Keywords: Cargill, Omaha , Master Mechanic - Full time, Engineering , Avoca, Nebraska

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